[Humanist] 26.552 events: educating curators

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Fri Dec 7 07:34:45 CET 2012

                 Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 26, No. 552.
            Department of Digital Humanities, King's College London
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        Date: Thu, 6 Dec 2012 13:23:03 +0000
        From: Andrew Prescott <andrew.prescott at kcl.ac.uk>
        Subject: Seminar

Professor Michael Moss, Humanities Advanced Technology and Information 
Institute, University of Glasgow, will give a Department of Digital 
Humanities seminar on Tuesday 11 December at 6.15pm on ‘Educating 
Curators for the Twenty-First Century’. The seminar will be held in Room 
S. -3.01 (the third basement level) in the Strand Building, King’s 
College London. Refreshments will be served after the seminar and all 
are welcome.

Michael Moss is professor of archival studies in the School of 
Humanities at the University of Glasgow, where he directs the MSc in 
Information Management and Preservation. He is a non-executive director 
of the National Archives of Scotland and a member of the Lord 
Chancellor's Advisory Council on National Records and Archives. He has 
written widely on archival and historical subjects. His recent 
publications include: (with James Currall and Susan Stuart) 
'Authenticity: a red herring?', Journal of Applied Logic 6(4), 2008; 
(with James Currall) 'Managing digital assets', Marcia J. Bates and Mary 
Niles Maack, eds. Encyclopaedia of Library and Information Sciences, 
Taylor and Francis, 2010; 'Without the data, the tools are useless; 
without the software, the data is unmanageable'?, Journal of Society of 
Archivists, April 2010; and 'Brussels Sprouts and Empire: putting down 
roots', in Dan O'Brien (ed.), The Philosophy of Gardening, Blackwell 
Wylie, 2010.

Professor Andrew Prescott FRHistS
Head of Department
Department of Digital Humanities
King's College London
26-29 Drury Lane
London WC2B 5RL
+44 (0)20 7848 2651

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