[Humanist] 28.816 events: communication; links

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Sat Mar 14 08:34:24 CET 2015

                 Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 28, No. 816.
            Department of Digital Humanities, King's College London
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  [1]   From:    Bennett Jim <Jim.Bennett at SCIENCEMUSEUM.AC.UK>              (8)
        Subject: Seminar at the Science Museum, London, on 31 March

  [2]   From:    etcl <etcl at uvic.ca>                                       (13)
        Subject: "Making Links" Conference in Victoria

        Date: Thu, 12 Mar 2015 10:37:09 +0000
        From: Bennett Jim <Jim.Bennett at SCIENCEMUSEUM.AC.UK>
        Subject: Seminar at the Science Museum, London, on 31 March

Announcing a special seminar at the Science Museum, South Kensington, London

‘Science Communication’

A talk by  Dr Charlotte Sleigh, Reader in History of Science at the University of Kent, will be followed by a conversation between Dr Sleigh and Tilly Blyth, curator of the recently-opened gallery, ‘Information Age’.  

Tuesday 31 March, 1 pm

In the Patrons’ Room of the Smith Centre, at the Science Museum

The entrance to the Smith Centre is from Imperial College Road.  Go north from the Museum entrance (i.e. to the right when facing the Museum), turn the corner on the left, and ring the bell at the entrance to the Smith Centre of the left.  Please feel free to bring a lunch to eat, if you wish.

Everyone is welcome.

Jim Bennett

        Date: Fri, 13 Mar 2015 00:56:53 +0000
        From: etcl <etcl at uvic.ca>
        Subject: "Making Links" Conference in Victoria
        In-Reply-To: <D11F2CB9.17974A%etcl at uvic.ca>

Interested in Linked Open Data, Early Modern Drama, digital editions, encoding, apps, performance, and/or digital maps? “Making Links: Texts, Contexts, and Performance in Digital Editions of Early Modern Drama” will bring together scholars from an international community of those interested in taking advantage of the digital medium to publish editions of Early Modern Drama, and to make them freely available to a global audience. The conference features paper sessions and workshops on linking in and between these editions. Featured projects include: Internet Shakespeare Editions <https://www.facebook.com/internetshakespeare>, Digital Renaissance Editions <https://www.facebook.com/DigitalRenaissanceEditions>, Queen's Men Editions <https://www.facebook.com/QueensMenEditions>, The Map of Early Modern London <https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Map-of-Early-Modern-London/317355293645>, Folger Digital Texts http://www.folgerdigitaltexts.org/ , Global Shakespeares <http://globalshakespeares.mit.edu/>, EMOTHE <http://artelope.uv.es/biblioteca/listadoEmothe.php>, Shakespeare au Quebec, the Digital Companion to Music in the English Drama http://www.paulfaber.com/pf2adcmd.html , and others.

We are pleased to be able to announce that we have extended the deadline for early registration and that we are also able to welcome all graduate students to the conference for a registration fee of just CAD 10.00. The early registration fee of CAD 55.00 will apply until the Ides of March, after which it becomes CAD 75.00.

Please visit http://conferences.uvic.ca/index.php/ise/makinglinks for full information about the conference, and the link to the Laurel Point Inn were you can book a room for the conference rate of CAD 99.00.

We are grateful to the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada, the Internet Shakespeare Editions, the Map of Early Modern London, and the University of Victoria (Department of English, UVic Libraries, Faculty of Graduate Studies, and Humanities Computing and Media Centre) for providing the funding and contributions that make this event possible.

All best,

Janelle Jenstad (jenstad at uvic.ca<mailto:jenstad at uvic.ca>)
Lead Applicant,LEMDO (Linked Early Modern Drama Online) (lemdo at uvic.ca<mailto:lemdo at uvic.ca>)
Director, The Map of Early Modern London<mapoflondon.uvic.ca> (london at uvic.ca<mailto:london at uvic.ca>)
Associate Coordinating Editor, Internet Shakespeare Editions<internetshakespeare.uvic.ca>
Associate Professor, Department of English, University of Victoria
Skype:  janelle.jenstad; Office: +1  250-721-7245; Time zone: UTC -8<http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/canada/victoria>

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