The British Library celebrates World Day for Audio Visual Heritage (WDAVH) 10th Anniversary

From the British Library:

Dear Colleagues:

In honour of the 10th anniversary of the World Day for Audiovisual Heritage (27th October) and the recent opening of the exhibition ‘West Africa: Word, Symbol, Song’ a few tracks are available for listening via the British Library's Sound & Vision blog:



Call to Celebrate World Day for Audio Visual Heritage (WDAVH) 10th Anniversary

The 2015 World Day for Audio Visual Heritage (WDAVH) celebration which takes place on October 27, 2015 marks its 10th anniversary.

The theme for this year's celebration is "Archives at Risk: Protecting the World's Identities". As WDAVH celebrates its 10th anniversary,the Coordinating Council of AV Archive Associations(CCAAA) encourages the community to organize events and highlight its theme and 10th anniversary not only during the events on the Day itself but all year round.

IASA 2015 Special Recognition Award to Kevin Bradley

Congratulations to Kevin Bradley on receiving the 2015 IASA Special Recognition Award, announced last week by IASA President, Ilse Assmann, at the annual conference in Paris.

The following tribute was given by Lars Gaustad, chair of the IASA Technical Committee:

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