March 22-25, 2006
Albuquerque, New Mexico

Sessions: Abstract

Linking Minority Communities Through The Web

Katie Streten, Channel 4, United Kingdom
Tim Burnett, National Museum of Photography Film & Television, United Kingdom
Maud Hand, Channel 4 Television, United Kingdom

The Museum world continues to grapple with the issue of engaging ethnic minority audiences and the hard to reach. The increasing reach and versatility of digital technologies can provide a way for museums to communicate with these communities and bring them into a more relaxed relationship, not only with the museum's on-line environment, but also with more traditional spaces.

Session: Audience [Users]

Keywords: ethnic minority, workshop, outreach, collections, Web technologies