digital media

job: Six postdoctoral fellowships in the Digital Humanities

Application Deadline: 
20/05/2010

Six international postdoctoral positions in the digital humanities are now available at HUMlab, Umeå University, Sweden from September 1, 2010 (January 2011 may also be a possibility, please indicate if this is your preference). The call is open, but 1-3 positions may be allocated to the areas of “media places”, “archeological landscape visualization”, and “internet and religion”. There are no teaching requirements associated with any of the positions. [read more...]

event: Teaching Digital Writing

29/04/2010 09:30
29/04/2010 17:00

Digital Writing crosses over Media, Creative Writing, Art & Design and English departments and demand for more higher education courses continues to grow. How are we meeting that demand and how is digital writing being taught? This free, one-day symposium is an opportunity to discuss, debate and sample Digital Writing with leading practitioners and university lecturers. [read more...]

Location

Phoenix Square, Midland Street
Leicester LE1 1TG
United Kingdom

event: PIXILERATIONS: A showcase of digital media and interactive performance

30/09/2010
10/10/2010

PIXILERATIONS is a new media showcase in Providence, Rhode Island that investigates the state of new media arts through installations, concert performances and film/video screenings. It is part of the larger FirstWorks Festival (www.first-works.org ), a multidimensional performing arts festival held in Providence each fall. Pixilerations is produced by FirstWorks in collaboration with the Rhode Island School of Design, Brown University, and the City of Providence's Department of Art, Culture + Tourism. [read more...]

Location

Providence, Rhode Island
United States

event: DRHA 2010 Conference: Digital Resources for the Humanities and Arts

05/09/2010
08/09/2010

www.drha2010.org.uk

CONFERENCE THEME: Sensual Technologies: Collaborative Practices of Interdisciplinarity

The conference's overall theme will be the exploration of the collaborative relationship between the body and sensual/sensing technologies across various disciplines. In this respect it will offer an interrogation of practices that are indebted to the innovative exchange between the sensual, visceral and new technologies. [read more...]

Location

Brunel University
London
United Kingdom

job: Postdoctoral fellow, humanities and information technology, "media places" at HUMlab, Umea University, Sweden

Application Deadline: 
01/03/2010

Postdoctoral fellow (two years, salaried) in the humanities and information technology with a focus on "media places" at HUMlab, Umea University, Sweden.

The postdoctoral fellow will be part of the dynamic milieu of HUMlab and ongoing research on "media places". [read more...]

event: Lansdown Lecture - Prof. Jonathan Raper on Location-Based Media (Wed 10 Feb)

10/02/2010 16:40

A Lansdown Lecture for the Art and Design Research Institute at Middlesex University. [read more...]

Location

Room 137, Middlesex University Cat Hill
Barnet EN4 8HT
United Kingdom

event: Managing Digital Media Collections

08/03/2010 10:00
08/03/2010 16:30

Aim

Now that many important materials are in a digital form, building an accessible online media collection which successfully delivers images, sounds, video and other media is a goal of many institutions.

Until recently, expensive Digital Asset Management systems where the most viable option, but now open source server applications such as Dspace, Omeka and Drupal hold the promise of truly interoperable and standards-based collection management. [read more...]

Location

ILRT, 8-10 Berkeley Square
Bristol BS8 1HH
United Kingdom

event: Using Digital Media in VLEs

21/01/2010 10:00
21/01/2010 16:30

Aim

This one day workshop focuses on the effective use of digital media in presentations and online usage including the Virtual Learning Environment (VLE). During the workshop attendees will discover how to improve the design of their presentation resources, know when and how digital media can be used to enhance learning materials and be able to successfully embed material in the VLE.

Audience

Anybody wanting to discover ways to improve the design of online materials and include multimedia resources within a VLE.

Content

* Use of digital media for teaching and learning [read more...]

Location

ILRT, 8-10 Berkeley Square
Bristol BS8 1HH
United Kingdom

job: Professorship in Humanities Computing, Darmstadt, Germany

Application Deadline: 
08/10/2009

The prospective postholder is expected to teach courses in German linguistics or literary studies as well as humanities computing at undergraduate and graduate level (Bachelor/Master of Arts Germanistik, Master of Arts Linguistic and Literary Computing, teaching degrees).

The postholder must have research interests and a proven track record of excellent research in at least two of the following areas:

* Text technology
* History and theory of literature and media
* Text linguistics [read more...]

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