Karin Bijsterveld

Karin Bijsterveld (Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Universiteit Maastricht) is project leader and author of the article that stood at the conception of Sound Souvenirs (‘What Do I Do with My Tape Recorder’ see reference list). She is scientific director of the research school Science, Technology and Modern Culture (WTMC), and professor in the same field. This research school is aimed at interdisciplinary research into scientific and technical development. She is also concert visitor for the Raad voor Cultuur (Council for Culture). She has done and still does a part of the archival research for Sound Souvenirs, including at Philips and BASF.