RML Events

Upcoming Events

April 30th, 2021
Regional Media Legacies Project Update!
6:00PM - 7:00PM
This project update event includes presentations on work accomplished for the RML project in 2020/2021 by RML Fellows Robert Anen and Claire Fox, as well as by MIAP graduate students at internships with the Queens Museum, the Roman Catholic Diocese of Brooklyn, and Los Herederos. You will also hear from some of our partners that include the Railroad Museum of Long Island, LTV Media Archive, and the Hallockville Museum Farm. 

More event information and registration here.

Past Events

December 14th, 2020
Regional Media Legacies Project Webinar #3 
Film Inspection & Handling: Overview of the RML film inspection kit and demonstration of a basic film inspection
12:00 - 1:00 EST
RML Fellow Robert Anen hosted a presentation of the portable RML film inspection kit, and demonstrated film inspection techniques. This webinar also included tips on film care for collections to ensure a better, longer shelf life.

A recording of this webinar is available here.

December 7th, 2020
Regional Media Legacies Project Webinar #2 
Conversation with a Conservator: Knowing your collections and preparing for digitization
12:00 - 1:00 PM EST
RML Fellow Claire Fox hosted a conversation with media conservator Bill Seery at the Standby Program Media Preservation Lab located in Glen Head, NY. They took participants through the  process of assessing materials prior to digitization or transfer and what questions to consider when deciding which vendor or conservator to work with.

A recording of this webinar is available here.

October 23rd, 2020
Regional Media Legacies Project Update
6:00PM - 7:00PM
This project update event included presentations on work accomplished for the RML project in 2019/2020 by RML Fellows Robert Anen and Claire Fox, as well as by MIAP graduate students at internships with Brooklyn Historical Society, Booklyn, Weeksville Heritage Center, and a summer working with the RML Project team.

A recording of this event is available here.

August 10th, 2020
Regional Media Legacies Project Pilot Webinar: Audiovisual Archiving Basics
5:00PM - 6:00PM
Our first project webinar led by Moving Image Archiving and Preservation graduate student and RML Summer 2020 intern Aparna Subramanian. This webinar included an overview of audiovisual archiving, basic care and handling of a/v formats and a brief foray into digital preservation.

March 5th, 2020
Regional Media Legacies Project Information Session  
1:00PM - 2:00PM at Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY 11549
A presentation designed to inform about the RML project, including ongoing work and early successes.

February 28th, 2020
RML presentation as part of a Gardiner Foundation Grants Workshop
Scully Estate, 550 S Bay Ave, Islip, NY 11751
RML Fellow Robert Anen was invited by the Robert David Lion Gardiner Foundation to present on the RML project as part of an information session for the Gardiner grant program.

February 27th, 2020
RML presentation as part of a Gardiner Foundation Grants Workshop
Coindre Hall, 101 Browns Road, Huntington, N.Y. 11743
RML Fellow Robert Anen was invited by the Robert David Lion Gardiner Foundation to present on the RML project as part of an information session for the Gardiner grant program

November 7th, 2019
Regional Media Legacies Project Information Session 
3:00PM - 4:00PM at Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY 11549
The RML project's introductory presentation designed to inform others about the project and how to participate.

For more information about the Regional Media Legacies project please email, RMLproject@nyu.edu.