Archivists Round Table of Metropolitan New York (ART) - Practitioner: Archival Futures in an Age of

When:  May 1, 2021 from 1:00 PM to 8:00 PM (ET)
Archivists Round Table of Metropolitan New York (ART) is pleased to announce "Practitioner: Archival Futures in an Age of Transformative Change,

a three-day symposium coinciding with the 2021 NYC Preservation Week. Unfolding through conversations, panel discussions, film screenings, and interactive sessions, the symposium will emphasize the importance of archival ethics and the embedded knowledge of both archivists and the communities they document, in an exploration of how technologies evolve and permeate cultural production and its archival corollary of digital stewardship.

Registration is free and open to all. Advance registration is required for some events. 

Saturday, May 1

1 PM
Adapting Technologies/Contextualizing Knowledge: Alternative Approaches to the Archive

Rayna Andrews, Archives of American Art (chair)

3 PM
Human Infrastructures: Sustaining Invisible Labor within the Grid

Shannon Mattern, The New School for Social Research (chair)

5 PM
Becoming Presence: Community Practitioners, Autonomy, & Embedded Knowledge

Cynthia Tobar, Bronx Community College, CUNY (chair)

 

Location

Online Instructions:
Url: http://www.nycarchivists.org/event-4266718
Login: Registration is free and open to all. Advance registration is required for some events.