DPLAfest 2016 has ended
Taking place in the heart of Washington, DC, DPLAfest 2016 (April 14-15) will bring together hundreds from DPLA’s large and growing community for interactive workshops, hackathons and other collaborative activities, engaging discussions with community leaders and practitioners, fun events, and more. DPLAfest 2016 will appeal to anyone interested in libraries, technology, ebooks, education, creative reuse of cultural materials, law, open access, and genealogy/family research.

Area institutions serving as co-hosts include the National Archives and Records Administration, the Library of Congress, and the Smithsonian Institution.

To view photographs, recordings, and social media from DPLAfest 2016, visit https://dp.la/info/get-involved/dplafest/april-2016/media/.
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Joel Beeson

West Virginia University
Associate Professor
African American history and popular culture; social documentary film and photography; race, class and gender in media representations. Virtual and Augmented reality, narrative, technology disruption, critical race theory, political economy of media, public scholarship. Blues music, sailing, motorcycles, film and photography, social activism and social justice.
Wednesday, April 13

1:30pm EDT

Thursday, April 14

8:30am EDT

9:15am EDT

10:45am EDT

1:45pm EDT

4:15pm EDT

Friday, April 15

9:30am EDT

2:00pm EDT