The Brave New Future of the Recent Past

Mar 11, 2024

10:00am – 11:00am CT

Screen-based media is today’s dominant cultural form, yet the technologies used to create and deliver culture are racing ahead of those that preserve it, and collecting institutions' expertise is focused on physical artefacts.
Concurrently, digitisation and preservation of Indigenous culture, knowledges and metadata is vital to ensuring that Indigenous stories are stored and told authentically and appropriately.
Join library, broadcasting, museum and archiving professionals as they forecast challenges and solutions for collecting and preserving contemporary culture now, for the future.

Programming descriptions are generated by participants and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of SXSW.

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Tasha James

Australian Broadcasting Corporation

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Hilary Knight

AEA Consulting

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Brent Reidy

The New York Public Library

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Keir Winesmith

National Film and Sound Archive

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