Artifact Details

Title

Command Lines: Material Culture and Archival Practice

Catalog Number

102740159

Type

Moving image

Date

2017-03-19

Participants

Brock, David C., Moderator
Fedorkow, Guy C., Speaker
Foti, Petrina, Speaker
Llach, Daniel Cardoso, Speaker
Stevens, Hallam, Speaker

Place of Publication

Mountain View, CA

Duration

01:38:48

Format

MP4

Description

Session G2: Material Culture and Archival Practice
Command Lines: Software, Power & Performance
March 18-19, 2017
Computer History Museum

“Echos of Power: Collecting and Exhibiting Software at the Smithsonian Institution”
Petrina Foti
Research Fellow, Center for Public History, Nazareth College of Rochester

“Software Comes to Matter: An Episode in the Material History of Computational Design”
Daniel Cardoso Llach
Assistant Professor, Computational Design School of Architecture, Carnegie Mellon University

“Data Culture: Historical Methods for the Digital Age”
Hallam Stevens
Associate Professor, History Programme and School of Biological Sciences, Nanyang Technological University

“The IBM 1401’s Place in History of Computing”
Guy C. Fedorkow
System Architect, Juniper Networks

Chaired by David C. Brock
Director, Center for Software History, Computer History Museum

Command Lines was a conference of the Society for the History of Technology (http://www.historyoftechnology.org/)’s Special Interest Group for Computers, Information and Society (http://www.sigcis.org/). It was sponsored and hosted by the Computer History Museum (http://www.computerhistory.org/)’s Center for Software History (http://www.computerhistory.org/softwarehistory).

Category

Talk

Series Title

Command Lines: Software, Power & Performance

Credit

Computer History Museum

Lot Number

X8133.2017