Artist in the Archive
By Jer Thorp
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Join the Library of Congress’s Innovator-in-Residence Jer Thorp as he explores the 165 million items in the library’s collection and speaks with the librarians, archivist and technologists who try to make sense of it all.
||CleanEpisode 5: Capital L||In this episode, Jer sits down with the 14th Librarian of Congress, Dr. Carla Hayden, to talk about the future of the library, the experience ...||5/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 4: The LIVE Episode!||Recorded live in the Jefferson Building of the Library of Congress, Episode 4 features interviews with Robert Casper, Adrienne Lundgren and Kathleen O’Neil. Data performance, ...||3/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 3: The Bureaucracy Episode!||In this episode Jer dives into what makes the Library of Congress tick. He’ll take you along on a tour of the acquisitions process, and ...||1/30/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 2: And the Territory||This week, Jer speaks with geographer/mathematician/curator/topologist John Hessler about what it might mean to map the Library’s holdings. We’ll also learn about how a left-handed ...||12/29/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 1: In the House of Avram||In this episode, Jer speaks with Kate Zwaard, Chief of National Digital Initiatives, to find out more about the history of the Library’s digital records ...||12/5/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
Fascinating and full of discoveries
This is a podcast for any curious individual interested in discovery of insights from the depths of the world’s largest library.
I started listening to the Bureacracy episode, and I coulld not stop listening, even though it was long...I'm so hooked, and can't wait to listen to more episodes.