Abby Smith Rumsey
Author, When We Are No More: How Digital Memory Is Shaping Our Future

Abby Smith Rumsey is a writer and historian focusing on the creation, preservation and use of the cultural record in all media. She has written and lectured widely on digital preservation, online scholarship, the nature of evidence, the changing roles of libraries and archives, intellectual property policies in the digital age and the impact of new information technologies on perceptions of history and time. Her book, When We Are No More: How Digital Memory Is Shaping Our Future, just came out in March 2016.