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centerNet is an international network of digital humanities centers formed for cooperative and collaborative action to benefit digital humanities and allied fields in general, and centers as humanities cyberinfrastructure in particular. Anchored by its new publication DHCommons, centerNet enables individual DH Centers to network internationally — sharing and building on projects, tools, staff, and expertise. Through initiatives such as Day(s) of DH and Resources for Starting and Sustaining DH Centers, centerNet provides a virtual DH center for isolated DH projects and platform for educating the broader scholarly community about Digital Humanities.

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Posted Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 12:25 by Textgrid
SCCH 2015 is the fifth conference on scientific computing and cultural heritage to be held at Heidelberg. The conference brings together scientists from applied mathematics and computer science on the one hand and researchers in cultural heritage projects on the other hand. The main topic is the application of scientific computing techniques to improve research work in areas such as art history,...
Posted Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 06:41 by Text Encoding I...
[Posted on behalf of Elena González-Blanco García by Paul O’Shea, social media coordinator.] Apologies for cross-posting   Dear colleagues,   The Spanish Associacion for Digital Humanities: Humanidades Digitales Hispánicas. Sociedad Internacional celebrates its 2nd Conference: “title, Innovation, globalization and impact”, in Madrid, at UNED, from 5-7th October 2015, organized by its...
Posted Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 04:58 by Textgrid
Liebe Kolleginnen und Kollegen, das Deutsche Archäologische Institut (DAI) in Berlin sucht zum nächstmöglichen Zeitpunkt für die Dauer von vorerst zwei Jahren zwei wissenschaftliche MitarbeiterInnen als ProgrammiererInnen/SoftwareentwicklerInnen (TVöD E13 Bund) in Vollzeit (die Stellen sind jeweils auch teilzeitgeeignet) sowie eine wissenschaftliche Hilfskraft als ProgrammiererIn/...
Posted Wednesday, March 25, 2015 - 17:51 by Interdisciplina...
Howard Rambsy II As part of my work with the Institute for Urban Research, I received a small grant to begin scanning hundreds of photographs documenting activities of the Lessie Bates Davis Neighborhood House, a social service organization in East St. Louis. The organization began in the early 1900s, and the photographs span much of the 20th century. When I first received the...
Posted Wednesday, March 25, 2015 - 11:42 by Textgrid
Vom 15.-18.09.2015 findet an der Universität Hamburg erstmals die Tagung “Forschungsdaten in den Geisteswissenschaften” (FORGE 2015) statt. Die Deadline für die Einreichung von Vortrags-, Poster- und Fachmessen-Abstracts wurde um eine Woche auf den 12.04.2015 verlängert. - Zweiter Call for Papers - Zu der Tagung können Beiträge zu allen relevanten Themen aus dem Bereich...
Posted Wednesday, March 25, 2015 - 10:59 by Rhizome
  Preview image from "XOMIA" (2015) which debuts March 27th at Ellis King The latest in a series of interviews with artists who have developed a significant body of work engaged (in its process, or in the issues it raises) with technology. See the full list of Artist Profiles here. Your work functions on two different, related, levels. The first is the macro, or the meta—the way...
Posted Wednesday, March 25, 2015 - 09:46 by NINES
Next week the UVA Scholars’ Lab will be hosting Nick Laiacona at an event that will feature the next phase of Juxta software. If you are local, please come check out the talk to find out more about using Juxta Editions to create digital editions of your editing projects! Scholars’ Lab Speaker Series: Nick LaiaconaUsing Juxta Editions to Create Digital Scholarly Editions...
Posted Wednesday, March 25, 2015 - 09:12 by Scholar's Lab
[This week I presented at the 2015 Huskey Research Exhibition] at UVA. The talk was delivered from very schematic notes, but below is a rough recreation of what I discussed. The talk I gave is a crash course in a new project I’ve started working on with the generous help of the Scholars’ Lab that thinks about sound in Virginia Woolf’s career using computational methods. Eric Rochester,...
Posted Tuesday, March 24, 2015 - 17:23 by Linguistic Data...
Monday, March 16, 2015 New Corpora GALE Chinese-English Parallel Aligned Treebank -- Training GALE Phase 3 and 4 Arabic Broadcast Conversation Parallel Text Mandarin-English Code-Switching in South-East Asia  Announcements Spring 2015 LDC Data Scholarship recipients Congratulations to the recipients of LDC's Spring 2015 data scholarships:     Christopher Kotfila ~ State...
Posted Tuesday, March 24, 2015 - 14:27 by MIT Center for ...
This is a liveblog of the talk "Understanding America's Interested Bystander: A Complicated Relationship with Civic Duty," by Kate Krontiris, John Webb, Charlotte Krontiris, and Chris Chapman. Blogged by @natematias and @erhardt, with illustrations by @willowbl00. What motivates everyday people in America to do things that are civic, and how do we engage the unengaged? Kate Krontiris...

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