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A Million Pictures


The conference will begin on Tuesday, 29 August 2017 at 11:00 and end on Friday, 1 September 2017 at 16:00.

The preliminary conference programme (version 7 July 2017) is available as PDF file.

The preliminary programme of the conference fair on 30 Augsut (version 7 July) is available as .xlsx file.

A Million Pictures:
History, Archiving, and Creative Re-use of Educational Magic Lantern Slides
Utrecht University City Centre & Parnassos Cultural Centre, Utrecht, The Netherlands

Time Tuesday
29 Aug
Topic: Representation
30 Aug
Topic: Archiving & Digitising
31 Aug
Topic: Performance & Creative Re-Use
1 Sep
Topic: Public Education
Morning I Registration (from 10:00) Project Presentation: “Archiving and Digitising” Project Presentation: “Performance & Creative Re-Use” Project Presentation: “Public Education”
Morning II Welcome Words
Project Presentation: “Projecting Europe”
5 Minutes of Experience I 5 Minutes of Experience II Panel of Papers VI
Lunch Lunch Break Lunch Break Lunch Break Lunch Break
Afternoon Panel of Papers I & II
Panel of Papers III Panel IV Paper & Performance

Round table: Working with collections



Invited Talk by Prof. Erkki Huhtamo
Conference Fair
Performances, posters, demonstrations, book stands and more
Panel of Papers V

Presentation of Project results & Magic Lantern Society Award “Best Poster”

Public Performance
Conference dinner

Closing remarks by Prof. Vanessa Toulmin
conference ends 16:00