Screenings & Exhibits

PUBLIC SCREENINGS

UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL
Including Skype conversation with Penny Lane.
NORTH CAROLINA STATE UNIVERSITY
HUNT LIBRARY

Local History through the Camera Lens” screening featuring the State Archives of North Carolina’s Century Film Collection. Speaker, researcher, organizer, and promotion. Curated and digitized films with vendor (A/V Geeks), wrote captions, and edited highlights clip reel. Panel discussion with Dr. Devin Orgeron, associate professor of Film Studies at NC State, Kim Andersen of the State Archives, and Skip Elsheimer (A/V Geeks), October 2015. Century Film Studios screening trailer

PERSONAL

“FOUND installATION” video Installation at Foundation. Curated and edited films. Raleigh, NC, Summer-Fall 2016

TriFilm Social/FilmSpark event. Curated, wrote captions, and edited digitized films for outreach screening of archival films via contact with Triangle-area institutions: Duke University, State Archives of North Carolina, A/V Geeks plus the Prelinger Archives. Raleigh, NC, September 15, 2013

“Teens in Trouble – A Look at Old Educational Films.” Lecture/screening. Co-presenter with Skip Elsheimer of A/V Geeks. Cambridge Center for Adult Education, Cambridge, MA, October 2012

ASSOCIATION OF MOVING IMAGE ARCHIVISTS

“Girls on Film: Juliette Gordon Low and the Girl Scouts.” Screening and panel. Curated and edited digitized films. Co-chair, with Devin Orgeron of North Carolina State University. Association of Moving Image Archivists annual conference, October 2014

Mobile Media Screening. Co-chair. Contacted filmmakers and curated videos for screening. Association of Moving Image Archivists annual conference, November 2008

UCLA Student Chapter Treasurer. Co-programmed and secured funding for the “Out of the Past” screenings of restored films. 2004-2006

SCHLESINGER LIBRARY | RADCLIFFE INSTITUTE

Film Committee. 2008-2013 (Chair 2009-2012). Co-curated series line-up along a theme; coordinated volunteers; outreach and publicity to Harvard community, local press, and community groups; balanced budget; public speaking and introductions; booked speakers in collaboration with other committee members.

Radcliffe Institute Events. Edited and presented audiovisual materials for two Radcliffe Institute’s Black History Month celebrations (2010-2011) and the Institute’s tenth-year anniversary staff luncheon (2009)

EXHIBITS

ASSOCIATION OF MOVING IMAGE ARCHIVISTS

AMIA 25th Anniversary Oral History Interviews. Conducted videotaped oral histories with AMIA members in commemoration of the Association’s 25th anniversary. November 2015

NORTH CAROLINA STATE UNIVERSITY
HUNT LIBRARY

Local History through the Camera Lens Exhibit.” Researched, co-developed, co-designed, and executed physical exhibit and accompanying website; in-class instruction; digitized films with A/V Geeks. Graduate students and advanced undergraduates in Dr. Devin Orgeron’s Seminar in Nonfiction Media (ENG 585 / Fall 2015) were assigned films from the collection, which they then researched, establishing a context for understanding proprietor O.B. Garris’ work and the historical moment during which they were produced. Video proxies of original 16mm films played alongside related archival documents and their written texts. iPearl Immersion Theater at the James B. Hunt Jr. Library, North Carolina State University. November-December 2015

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SCHLESINGER LIBRARY | RADCLIFFE INSTITUTE

Curated, wrote captions, and edited video/audio materials for exhibit kiosks; project managed and coordinated with the vendor; collaborated with committee on overall theme and appearance of exhibits; brought audiovisual kiosk up to ADA compliance for the sight and hearing impaired. (Reels available upon request.)

  • “Stepping Stones for New Americans” (Spring/2013)
  • “Siting Julia” (Fall/2012)
  • “Women on the Clock” (Fall/2011),”
  • “Inside/Out: The Geography of Gendered Space” (Spring/2010)
PERSONAL