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Digital Humanities as a Discipline & Oxford Summer School

This event is for the Digital Humanities Community of Practice members.

If you are interested in joining the conference, please email m.olivia@reading.ac.uk.

Programme

14:00 Welcome tea and coffee
14.05 to 14.15

Introduction and reflection on Digital Humanities in contemporary academia by Dr Mara Olivia (Digital Humanities expert)

14.15 to 14.50

“Digital Humanities and my research” – Presentations from colleagues who attended the Oxford Digital Humanities Summer School:

  • Dr Jumbly Grindrod (Philosophy)
  • Dr Rachel Foxley (History)
  • Professor Teresa Murjas (Film Studies)
  • Dr Marjorie Geherhardt (Languages)
  • Q&A session
14.50 Break
15.00 to 15.50

“Digital Humanities and my job” – Presentations from colleagues who attended the Oxford Digital Humanities Summer School

  • Dr Rachel Lewis (Heritage and Creativity Research Development Manager)
  • Olivia Thompson (Digital Humanities Hub Project Officer)
  • Guy Baxter (Associate Director of Archives Services, University Museum and Special Collections)
  • Fiona Melhuish (University Museum and Special Collections Librarian)
  • Sharon Maxwell (Archivist, University Museum and Special Collections)
  • Q&A session and discussion
15.50 to 16.00 What’s next for Digital Humanities? Closing talk by Dr Mara Olivia

Details

Date:
9 November
Time:
2:00 pm
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Venue

Palmer 106