Kate Palmer Albers is Associate Professor of Art History at the University of Arizona. She is the author of Uncertain Histories: Accumulation, Inaccessibility, and Doubt in Contemporary Photography (University of California Press, 2015). Recent articles address photography and digital abundance, multi-gigapixel photography, Gerhard Richter’s Atlas, and contemporary artists’ archival projects. She was a 2015 Creative Capital/Arts Writers Grant recipient for the project Circulation/Exchange: Moving Images in Contemporary Art. Her current research focuses on the role of ephemerality throughout the history of photography.