Archives 2.0 – Saving the Past, Anticipating the Future is the title of an international conference that will take place at the National Media Museum (Bradford  – UK) on 25 and 26 of November 2014. Due the great amount of interesting proposals we’ve received, we have decided to organise a pre-conference event which will include three promising presentations from emerging researchers.

This event is open and  is scheduled for Monday 24  November 2014, from 17.30 to 19.30, at the School of Media and Communication at the University of Leeds. The programme is:

  • Pre-digital archives: Discovering a lost past – Dimitra Gkitska (MFA in Curating Student, Goldsmiths College, University of London)
  • Conservation of Media Art, institutions and practices in museums in the Digital Age – Laura Plana Gracia (Lecturer, Researcher & Curator, University of Sunderland)
  •  Archival Knowledge and the Documents of Dance – Laura Griffiths (AHRC CDA Candidate, University of Leeds)

Attendance at this event is FREE, so please book via  the following link:

The School of Media and Communication is located in the University of Leeds campus (Clothworkers’ Building North, number 56 in the map: The event will take place in Phil Taylor Cinema, room 2.31.