Tag: Conference and Event Reports

Exploding Objects: A Month at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History.

Haidy Geismar , August 27th, 2019


Rose Taylor, PhD Candidate, UCL Anthropology Over the course of four weeks between June and July 2019 I participated in the Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History’s Summer…


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Postcolonial Digital Connections and Collections

Haidy Geismar , June 10th, 2019


Postcolonial Digital Connections: Sociocultural Impacts of Digitization Processes in the Cultural Heritage Sector Haidy Geismar and Katja Müller In May 2018, ZIRS in cooperation with UCL held a…


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First RAI Photo Salon

Haidy Geismar , January 30th, 2017


Haidy Geismar,  UCL Anthropology and Chair of the R.A.I Photo Committee On December 8, 2016, the Photography Committee of the Royal Anthropological Institute convened its first Photo Salon….


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Digital Ontologies

Haidy Geismar , July 13th, 2016


Hannah Knox, Department of Anthropology, UCL Last year, someone made the observation at a workshop I was attending, that no single person knows how a contemporary computer works….


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