[Humanist] 29.105 events: communities & networks; resources; classics

Humanist Discussion Group willard.mccarty at mccarty.org.uk
Wed Jun 17 21:54:48 CEST 2015


                 Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 29, No. 105.
            Department of Digital Humanities, King's College London
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  [1]   From:    "Roueche, Charlotte" <charlotte.roueche at KCL.AC.UK>        (15)
        Subject: Crane Seminar

  [2]   From:    Peter Dudley <peter.dudley at dcu.ie>                        (20)
        Subject: DRHA Dublin 2015 - Conference Programme Released

  [3]   From:    Paul Arthur <pwlarthur at gmail.com>                         (68)
        Subject: Public Event during DH2015: Building Communities and
                Networks in the Humanities


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        Date: Tue, 16 Jun 2015 21:20:28 +0000
        From: "Roueche, Charlotte" <charlotte.roueche at KCL.AC.UK>
        Subject: Crane Seminar


Digital Humanities and Classics Research Seminar

Wednesday June 24th, 18:00
Room K3.11, Strand Campus, King’s College London, WC2R 2LS

Professor Gregory Crane
Universität Leipzig and Tufts University
Perseus, Open Philology and Greco-Roman studies for the 21st century

ALL WELCOME

Professor Crane is the Alexander von Humboldt Professor of Digital Humanities at Leipzig, and the Winnick Family Chair of Technology and Entrepreneurship and Professor of Classics at Tufts University. He completed his doctorate in classical philology at Harvard University. From 1985, he was involved in planning the Perseus Project as a co-director and is now its Editor-in-Chief. He has received, among others, the Google Digital Humanities Award 2010 for his work in the field.

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Professor Charlotte Roueché
Centre for Hellenic Studies
London WC2R 2LS
fax             + 44 20.7848 2545
charlotte.roueche at kcl.ac.uk<mailto:charlotte.roueche at kcl.ac.uk>
http://www.kcl.ac.uk/chs



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        Date: Wed, 17 Jun 2015 08:30:39 +0100
        From: Peter Dudley <peter.dudley at dcu.ie>
        Subject: DRHA Dublin 2015 - Conference Programme Released


DRHA 2015
Dublin City University, Ireland 
1st - 3rd September 2015

DRHA Dublin 2015 invited speakers to respond to five ‘grand challenges’ for the
humanities and arts in our digital world:

Resolving Conflict | Cultural Freedom | Urban Living | Climate Change |
Healthy Societies

We had a remarkable response and the conference now includes world-class
keynotes, academic papers, posters, expert panels, art installations,
performances, exhibitions and much more.

 View the Conference Programme:
http://www.drha2015.ie/programme/

-- 
Peter Dudley
Public Services Manager
John and Aileen O'Reilly Library
Dublin City University
Glasnevin
Dublin 9

Tel: (01) 700 8745/5418



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        Date: Wed, 17 Jun 2015 19:27:33 +1000
        From: Paul Arthur <pwlarthur at gmail.com>
        Subject: Public Event during DH2015: Building Communities and Networks in the Humanities


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Public Event: Building Communities and Networks in the Humanities

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DATE: 29 June, 2015, 1PM-4PM

VENUE: University of Western Sydney, Parramatta South campus (EA building,
Lecture Theatre G.18)

CONVENORS: Paul Arthur (University of Western Sydney) and Tully Barnett
(Flinders University)

PROGRAM: http://dh2015.org/public-event

The Australasian Consortium of Humanities Research Centres (ACHRC) invites
you to the free public event, ‘Building Communities and Networks in the
Humanities’, which has been organised to coincide with the international
Digital Humanities 2015 conference at the University of Western Sydney.

20 leading experts from 10 countries will discuss new opportunities for the
arts, humanities and social sciences in the digital era, addressing key
questions such as ‘How can we build communities for the humanities across
digital and non-digital platforms?’ and ‘What is the most important
contribution digital humanities can make in supporting arts and humanities
scholarship regionally and globally?’

This event is sponsored by the Australasian Consortium of Humanities
Research Centres (ACHRC) with the support of the Australian Academy of the
Humanities, the Council for the Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences
(CHASS), centerNet, the International Digital Humanities Training Network,
and the UWS Digital Humanities Research Group.

ACHRC is a network for groups engaged in Humanities-based research. Our aim
is to connect Humanities researchers and centres, both within the
Australasian region and internationally, to promote relationships with
cultural institutions and sector representative bodies in the wider
community, and to advocate issues relevant to Humanities researchers.

This is a free, open and public event. No RSVP is required.

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PROGRAM

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Chair: Paul Arthur (President, Australasian Association for Digital
Humanities / Chair, Digital Humanities, UWS)

*Speakers:*

   - Welcome – Peter Hutchings (Dean, Humanities and Communication Arts,
   UWS)
   - Tully Barnett (Research Officer, ACHRC / Flinders University)
   - Robert Phiddian (Director, ACHRC / Deputy Dean, School of Humanities
   and Creative Arts, Flinders University)
   - Christina Parolin (Executive Director, Australian Academy of the
   Humanities)
   - Steven Schwartz (Executive Director, CHASS)
   - Willard McCarty (Humanist electronic seminar / UWS, King’s College
   London)
   - Geoffrey Rockwell (Convenor, KIAS Around the World symposium /
   Director, Kule Institute for Advanced Study, University of Alberta, Canada)
   - Alex Gil (Global Outlook::Digital Humanities Special Interest Group /
   Columbia University, New York)

— Afternoon tea break 2.30pm-2.45pm —

Chair: Harold Short (Digital Humanities, UWS / King’s College London)

*Speakers:*

   - Masahiro Shimoda (Chair, Japanese Association for Digital Humanities /
   University of Tokyo)
   - Hyeongkwon Lee (Humanities Contents project) with translation by
   Kyungsook Suh, discussants Kumyoung Lee and Sea Jeong Kim (Chungnam
   National University, South Korea)
   - Jieh Hsiang (Center for Digital Humanities Research, National Taiwan
   University)
   - Attie de Lange (Languages and Literature in the SA Context /
   North-west University, Potchefstroom, South Africa)
   - Padmini Murray (South Asian Digital Humanities Project / Srishti
   School of Art, Design and Technology, Bangalore, India)
   - Neil Fraistat (Director, Maryland Institute for Technology in the
   Humanities / Co-Director, centerNet) and Kay Walter (Chair, Digital
   Initiatives & Special Collections, University of Nebraska-Lincoln /
   Co-Director, centerNet)





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