[Humanist] 29.218 events: digital editions
Humanist Discussion Group
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Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 29, No. 218.
Department of Digital Humanities, King's College London
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Date: Fri, 14 Aug 2015 15:49:48 +0200
From: Franz Fischer <franz.fischer at uni-koeln.de>
Subject: CfP: DiXiT Convention "Digital Editions: Academia, Society, Cultural Heritage", Cologne, 16-18 March 2016
DiXiT Convention "Digital Editions: Academia, Society, Cultural
Heritage", Cologne, 16-18 March 2016
Call for papers
The Cologne Center for eHumanities is organizing the second DiXiT
convention, taking place 16-18 March 2015 in Cologne, Germany. The
conference will be preceded by a day dedicated to workshops on:
* Publishing Models for Digital Scholarly Editions
* Aggregation of Digital Cultural Content and Metadata Mapping
* XML-Free Scholarly Editing
The convention organizers invite contributions from everyone working
in the field of scholarly editing and its neighbouring areas. Early
career scholars are welcome.
While the convention is open to any research about digital scholarly
editing, the focus will be on its relation to academia, society and
cultural heritage. As such, topics for the sessions may especially
* textual criticism and the future of the high standard critical edition
* open/public knowledge: mutual benefit for academia & society
* social editing, crowdsourcing, citizen science
* issues of rights and ethics related to scholarly editions
* scholarly curation and usage of cultural heritage data
* museums, libraries & archives as data providers for the edition
* dissemination, sustainability and addressability of digital heritage assets
* publishing the edition and the role of publishers
* editors and the job market: career prospects
* and others
We encourage exploratory papers and posters.
We invite proposals for papers and posters.
In the case of papers, speakers will be given 20 minutes for
presentation and 10 minutes for discussion.
We ask those interested in presenting a paper or poster to email their
proposal to dixit-info at uni-koeln.de.
The proposal should include:
* name and email of the presenter
* title of the paper
* abstract (ca. 400 words)
The deadline for submission is 16 October 2015. A decision about
acceptance and the subsequent notifications will be made in early
Information about registration for the convention and workshops will follow.
Every announcement can be found on the DiXiT website:
On behalf of the Organization Committee
Dr. Franz Fischer
Cologne Center for eHumanities
UniversitÃ¤t zu KÃ¶ln, UniversitÃ¤tsstr. 22, D-50923 KÃ¶ln
Telefon: +49 - (0)221 - 470 - 4056
Email: franz.fischer at uni-koeln.de
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