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Rethinking the Histories and Legacies of Industrial Cities

24 November 2020

Rethinking the Histories and Legacies of Industrial Cities

Online workshop organised by the 'Remixing the Industrial Pasts' team.
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Public Covid-19 Collections and the Second Wave: History, Challenges, Gaps

17 November 2020

Public Covid-19 Collections and the Second Wave: History, Challenges, Gaps

International Workshop
Thinkering
operas workshop

16 October 2020

written by :
Valérie Schafer

Knowledge Infrastructures and Digital Governance workshop

Organised in the framework of the OPERAS-P project, the online workshop was held on 7 and 8 September 2020 with the aim of combining theoretical and practical perspectives on issues that are constantly developing as a result of the wide-ranging forms and aims of research infrastructures and the challenges facing digital governance.
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DEMA demonstration: Kinora Viewer Replica

21 August 2020

DEMA demonstration: Kinora Viewer Replica

A hands-on demonstration of the Kinora Viewer Replica. This public online event shows the fruits of a recent successful collaboration between the C²DH and the Department of Engineering. Combining historical inquiry with a hands-on and technical approach - involving the latest 3D modelling and desktop manufacturing engineering techniques - a media historian and two engineers joined forces to produce a working replica of a very special object in the history of (early) cinema: the Kinora viewer.
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operas workshop

23 July 2020

Knowledge infrastructures and digital governance. History, challenges, practices

This online workshop organized by the OPERAS (a European research infrastructure for the development of open scholarly communication in the social sciences and humanities) community aims at revisiting digital knowledge infrastructures from an organisational and governance perspective, through their history, their stakes and achievements, as well as their challenges and obstacles.
Thinkering
Images of invisible traces: documenting and re-enacting an 18th century experiment

16 July 2020

written by :
Tim Van Der Heijden, Aleksander Kolkowski, Stefan Krebs, Andreas Fickers

Images of invisible traces: documenting and re-enacting an 18th century experiment

On 17-18 December 2019, the first workshop of the DEMA project - Doing Experimental Media Archaeology: Practice & Theory - project took place at the C²DH. For this workshop, specialists from the fields of media history, art history and the history of science were invited to share best practices and experiences in documenting hands-on and experimental research.
Thinkering
Cassette tape recorder

18 June 2020

written by :
Douglas Lambert

Solving the Shoebox Syndrome: “Digital” Oral History Content Management

This workshop centred on digital methods for working with oral history and provided a survey of emerging practices for better discoverability within and across oral history collections. It facilitated sharing of approaches for oral history work at multiple stages, for collections published for posterity and for ongoing research projects.
Thinkering
Randy Widdis

4 June 2020

written by :
Machteld Venken

Lecture and workshop with Dr Randy Widdis on border studies

Randy Widdis, Professor Emeritus of Geography and Environmental Studies at the University of Regina in Canada, was invited to the C²DH in February 2020 for a “Hands-on History” lecture followed by a two-day workshop.
Event
Cassette tape recorder

25 May 2020

Workshop on Digital Oral History Content Management

Solving the Shoebox Syndrome: “Digital” Oral History Content Management. Online workshop with Douglas Lambert.
Thinkering
Repairing radios: A hands-on approach to the history of technology

18 May 2020

written by :
Thomas Hoppenheit, Stefan Krebs, Rebecca Mossop

Repairing radios: A hands-on approach to the history of technology

Earlier this year the REPAIR team invited fellow historians and friends to their first hands-on workshop: Repairing old radios and sensing history.
News
Call for Papers: Rethinking the Histories and Legacies of Industrial Cities

4 March 2020

written by :
Stefan Krebs, Werner Tschacher

Call for Papers: Rethinking the Histories and Legacies of Industrial Cities

Workshop at the Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History (C²DH), University of Luxembourg, from 10 to 11 December 2020. Submission deadline: 31 March 2020
News
Call for Contributions: Knowledge Infrastructures and Digital Governance. History, Challenges, Practices

20 February 2020

written by :
Valérie Schafer

Call for Contributions: Knowledge Infrastructures and Digital Governance. History, Challenges, Practices

Workshop organised by the OPERAS community from 7 to 9 September 2020 in Belval.
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His Master’s Vintage Voice: Experiments in Instantaneous Disc-Recording

10 February 2020

His Master’s Vintage Voice: Experiments in Instantaneous Disc-Recording

Workshop & Demonstration with Sean Davies & Aleks Kolkowski (U.K.)
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Call for Papers: Workshop "Histories of Maintenance and Repair"

28 January 2020

written by :
Stefan Krebs, Rebecca Mossop, Thomas Hoppenheit

Call for Papers: Workshop "Histories of Maintenance and Repair"

We are calling for abstracts for our workshop on “Histories of Maintenance and Repair”, which will be held at the Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History (C²DH) on 03-04 September 2020.
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Digitizing our Shared UNESCO Histories – Impact, Collaboration, Future Challenges

19 November 2019

Digitizing our Shared UNESCO Histories – Impact, Collaboration, Future Challenges

The UNESCO Archives and the C²DH are co-organizing a study day on Wednesday 4 December 2019 at the UNESCO Headquarters in Paris.
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Oral histoRies on the fAll of The irOn cuRtain (ORATOR)

20 September 2019

Oral histoRies on the fAll of The irOn cuRtain (ORATOR)

International workshop to initiate the ORATOR project.
Thinkering
International Oral History Workshop

19 September 2019

written by :
Douglas Lambert

International Oral History Workshop

This July 2019 workshop at C²DH was focused on digital oral history in the United States, its evolution over the past 20 years, and the prominent tools and methods currently available in the field. We used a combination of demonstrations, hands-on exercises, contributions from participants, and open discussion to facilitate an intercontinental dialogue, all aimed at bringing new possibilities for oral history to Luxembourgish researchers.
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Histoire des scandales financiers

6 May 2019

Histoire des scandales financiers

Workshop organisé par le C²DH et l'Université de Lausanne le 27 mai 2019 au Digital History Lab.