Melissa Dollman ( was a graduate research fellow in the CHW during the 2016-17 academic year.  She is pursuing her PhD in American Studies at UNC. During her time with the CHW she developed “What Do You Know About That?” a video metadata annotation tool, targeted at home movies and other “non-theatrical” audio/visual genres.  Prior to UNC, she was a cataloguer, librarian, audiovisual archivist, consultant, intern, volunteer, adjunct faculty, exhibit developer, and researcher for a variety of commercial and public institutions (Pacific Film Archive, Women In Film Foundation, UCLA, Academy Film Archive, Discovery Communications, Schlesinger Library/Harvard University, Crawford Media Services, State Archives of North Carolina, and North Carolina State University). Scholarly projects include employing video annotation tools to facilitate documentation of archival labor and citation of audiovisual primary materials in nonfiction works. See