[Humanist] 28.230 events: nodes and networks

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Fri Jul 25 17:22:28 CEST 2014


                 Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 28, No. 230.
            Department of Digital Humanities, King's College London
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        Date: Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:02:27 -0500
        From: Brian Rosenblum <brianlee at ku.edu>
        Subject: Nodes & Networks in the Humanities conference - registration now open


The Institute for Digital Research in the Humanities at the University of
Kansas is pleased to announce that registration is now open for our Fall
2014 Digital Humanities Forum, September 12-13, 2014 at Watson Library and
the Kansas Union. This year's Forum includes three keynote talks, several
hands-on workshops, and a day of presentations and poster sessions on the
theme of "Nodes & Networks in the Humanities: Geometries, Relationships,
Processes."

The Forum features the following events:

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Friday, September 12
HANDS-ON WORKSHOPS

* Introduction to Visualization Principles of Relational Structures
(Isabel Meirelles, Northeastern University)

* Introduction to Complex Network Analysis: Micro, Meso and Macro
Perspectives
(Michele Coscia, Harvard University)

* Web Data 101. Making the most of data on the web: harvesting, scraping,
cleaning, formatting
(Erik Radio, University of Kansas)

* A Practical Workshop on Using Social Network Analysis to Study Themes,
Concepts and Connections In Textual Collections
(Jeff Rydberg-Cox, University of Missouri-Kansas City)

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Saturday, September 13
NODES & NETWORKS IN THE HUMANITIES
A one-day program of panels and poster sessions showcasing digital
humanities projects and research.

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KEYNOTE TALKS
*Steven Jones (Loyola University): The Network Inside Out and the New
Digital Humanities
*Isabel Meirelles (Northeastern University): Learning from Constraints in
Visualizations of Information
*Scott B. Weingart (Indiana University): Networks In and Of Society

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Please forward widely. The Forum is free to attend and open to participants
at KU and beyond. However, space is limited, especially for the workshops.
Please register early but we ask that you register only when you are sure
you will attend.

Please see  http://idrh.ku.edu/dhforum2014  for more details, including the
full schedule and the registration form.

Questions may be directed to the Institute for Digital Research in the
Humanities, idrh at ku.edu

Brian Rosenblum & Arienne Dwyer
Co-Directors, IDRH





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