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event: London Digital Humanities Group: Religious History and the Digital Humanities - Innovative Approaches

07/12/2010 17:00
07/12/2010 19:00

The next meeting of the London Digital Humanities Group will take place at Dr Williams's Library, 14 Gordon Square, London, WC1H 0AR on Tuesday 7 December at 5pm. The meeting will showcase two innovative projects that are making use of digital humanities methodologies to make significant advances in the field of religious history. The speakers, all from Queen Mary, University of London, will be Caroline Bowden, Katharine Keats-Rohan, and James Kelly (Who Were the Nuns?), and Rosemary Dixon and Kyle Roberts (Dissenting Academies Libraries and their Readers, 1720-1860). [read more...]

Location

Dr Williams's Library
14 Gordon Square
London WC1H 0AR
United Kingdom

event: Making it / Faking it: Copies, homages, pastiches exhibition

02/10/2010
23/01/2011

Orleans House Gallery, Twickenham

Until 23 January 2011

This open exhibition explores how and why contemporary artists approach famous artworks - the perceived ‘masterpieces’ of art history.

Works question notions of ‘originality’ and ‘authenticity.’ The exhibition includes meticulous exact copies in oil to radical reworkings in different or incongruous media. [read more...]

Location

Orleans House Gallery, Twickenham London
United Kingdom

centre: Institute of Historical Research (IHR)

About the centre:

The Institute of Historical Research (IHR) is one of 10 member Institutes of the School of Advanced Study, University of London. Founded in 1921, it aims to promote the study of history and an appreciation of the importance of the past; to provide institutional support and individual leadership for the broad historical community; to offer a wide range of facilities and services which assist the researching, teaching, writing and dissemination of history; and to further high quality scholarship on particular aspects of the past by means of collective research projects.

event: THATCamp SoCal 2011, January 11-12

11/01/2011 09:00
12/01/2011 17:00

THATCamp (The Humanities And Technology Camp) is coming to Southern California, January 11-12, 2011. [read more...]

Location

Chapman University
One University Drive
Orange, CA 92866
United States

event: Digital Editing Workshop, IHR

18/11/2010 13:00

Digital editing workshop, Thursday 18 November 2010 [read more...]

Location

Institute for Historical Research
Senate House, University of London
United Kingdom

job: Interdisciplinary PhD Studentship in Digital Humanities, Conceptualizing Space in a Digital World, Faculty of Arts (Open University)

Digital Humanities at The Open University is a rapidly growing area of research. The proposed studentship is aimed at exploring the application of geographical concepts to research in the Arts and Humanities, and the ways in which they are represented, in the digital medium. We would welcome applications from candidates with an appropriate research proposal in any discipline studied in The Open University Faculty of Arts, ie Art History, Classical Studies, English, History, Music, Philosophy and Religious Studies. [read more...]

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