Video Active’s content selection strategy will be informed by the input of a wide range of television history scholars. For this purpose a conference will be held on 19-21 April 2007 at the Strand campus of King’s College, Universty of London.The conference is being organised by the Department of Media Arts at Royal Holloway, University of London, in co-operation with the Department of Media and Representation at Utrecht University as part of the Video Active project. The conference will play a crucial role in informing and influencing the development of the project’s content selection and editorial strategies.
Rethinking Television Histories: Digitising Europe’s Televisual Heritage

Call for papers Proposal Deadline: 17 January 2007.

Television historians are currently facing new opportunities and challenges with the development of online access to digitised television archive content from around Europe and beyond. (more…)