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event: Supporting the Digital Humanities

19/10/2010
20/10/2010

Digital technologies have the potential to transform the types of research questions that we ask in the Humanities, and to allow us to address traditional questions in new and exciting ways. Supporting the Digital Humanities will be a forum for the discussion of these innovations, and of the ways in which these new forms of research can be facilitated and supported. [read more...]

Location

Technical University of Vienna Vienna
Austria

event: London Digital Humanities Group: Rediscovering the Record - 12 October 2010

12/10/2010 17:00

The first meeting of the London Digital Humanities Group for 2010/11 will take place at Dr Williams's Library, 14 Gordon Square, London, WC1H 0AR on Tuesday 12 October at 5pm. The speakers, all from The National Archives, will be Amanda Spencer (Head of Web Continuity), David Thomas (Director of Technology) and Amy Warner (Head of Systems Development).

Rediscovering the Record [read more...]

Location

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

job: Audience Advocate - job opportunity

An exciting job opportunity has arisen at the University of Leicester for someone with experience working with social media in heritage contexts. Do please pass on these details to colleagues that you think may be interested.

'Audience Advocate'
School of Museum Studies / School of Computer Science
Part Time Fixed Term Contract [0.2FTE]
Salary Range £30,747 to £35,646 pro rata [read more...]

job: Collections Online Project Officer (Imperial War Museum)

6 month fixed term contract.
Salary: circa £30,000 pro rata. [read more...]

job: Fellowships at Cornell Society for the Humanities

CORNELL SOCIETY FOR THE HUMANITIES FELLOWSHIPS 2011-2012
SOUND: CULTURE, THEORY, PRACTICE, POLITICS

Timothy Murray, Director of the Society for the Humanities, is pleased to announce the 2011-2012 research focal theme: "Sound: Culture, Theory, Practice, Politics." Six to eight Fellows will be appointed.

CALL FOR FELLOWSHIP APPLICATIONS [read more...]

event: Computers and the History of Art (CHArt) 2010

10/11/2010
11/11/2010

*** Computers and the History of Art (CHArt) www.chart.ac.uk ***

TECHNOLOGY AND ‘THE DEATH OF ART HISTORY’
CHArt 26th Annual Conference

Wednesday 10 - Thursday 11 November 2010
London, The British Computer Society, First Floor, Davidson Building, 5
Southampton Street, London WC2E 7HA

In recent decades the traditional practices of Art History have come
increasingly under attack. This has led to changes so extreme that some have
talked of the 'death of Art History'.

The CHArt 2010 Conference will explore the role of digital technologies in the [read more...]

Location

The British Computer Society
5 Southampton Street
London WC2E 7HA
United Kingdom
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