From May 27 till October 30, 2016 the Limburgs Museum in Venlo organizes the exhibition: ‘A century of home cinema‘, which is one of the two exhibitions on ‘home movies’ resulting from the research project Changing Platforms of Ritualized Memory Practices:…
I am a postdoctoral researcher in the research project “Doing Experimental Media Archaeology” (DEMA) of the Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History (University of Luxembourg). My PhD dissertation, entitled Hybrid Histories: Technologies of Memory and the Cultural Dynamics of Home Movies, 1895-2005, was written at the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences of Maastricht University, the Netherlands.
amateur film, cultural memory, media history, media archaeology, early cinema, dispositif, media generations, user typologies, hybridity, materiality of media technologies, technostalgia, digital history, digital hermeneutics.
tim.vanderheijden [at] uni.lu
Luxembourg Centre for Contemporary and Digital History University of Luxembourg
11, Porte des Sciences
University of Luxembourg