1 January 2016 to 1 January 2025

The allure of the archive in the digital era

In the digital age, do archives still have the the same appeal? This project seeks to analyse the digital transformation of historians’ intimate, tangible relationship with archives by developing an online collaborative book.
led by :
Frédéric Clavert

1 September 2015 to 31 August 2020

Italian and Portuguese migration memories in Luxembourg

Shaping a digital memory platform on migration: a public history project on Italian and Portuguese migration memories.
led by :
Anita Lucchesi

1 April 2015 to 31 March 2017

Failure and success of dummy head recording: An innovation history of 3D

The project unravelled the different path dependencies that hampered the introduction of head-related stereophony, a 3D sound reproduction technology, during the 1970s and early 1980s. Project findings were presented at international conferences, in several articles, and via a radio play.
led by :
Stefan Krebs
Le laboratoire psychotechnique de l’Institut Emile Metz

1 September 2014 to 31 August 2018

FAMOSO 2 - Fabricating modern societies

The FAMOSO-2 project concentrates on how the image of future workers as good citizens of an industrialised modern Luxembourg was established, promoted and communicated by modern technologies. [More about FAMOSO]
led by :
Karin Priem

1 April 2014 to 1 January 2020

#ww1. The Great War and its centenary on Twitter

How do people commemorate an event in the digital age? How can we understand the interactions between social media and collective memory? By collecting and analysing tweets related to the Great War and its centenary, this research project will provide some answers to these two questions.
led by :
Frédéric Clavert