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DH Newsletter March 31

Posted by on Thursday, March 31, 2022 in Newsletters.

In This Newsletter

  • Digital Humanities Events
  • 21/22 Digital Humanities Working Groups
  • New Job Postings
  • CFPs, Conferences, and Workshops


Digital Humanities Events

Below is a selection of upcoming events across campus that might be of interest to scholars, educators, and students working in and around Digital Humanities. You can always check out events that the Center for Digital Humanities is running on the center’s public google calendar or on the events page of the center’s website.


Imagining a Digitally Equitable Future: Lessons from Nashville’s Past and Present

Date and Time: Apr 1, 2022 12:00 PM in Central Time (US and Canada)

Registration link


Text Analysis Working Group Presents: A Conversation with Xiaoling Shu

Date and Time: April 5, 2022 12:20 PM Central Time

Registration information


​Inventing Futures in Modern Media: Talk with Gundolf Freyermuth

Sponsored by the Department of German, Russian and East European Studies

Date and Time: April 7, 2022 12:15 PM Central Time

Registration information


Center for Digital Humanities Showcase

Date and Time: April 28, 2022 4:00 PM Central Time

Registration information forthcoming

DiSC Education and Training: Spring 2022

Workshops this semester include a number of workshops on introductory and intermediate GIS technologies and techniques, introductions to GitHub, Network Analysis, and Wikidata, as well as beginner and intermediate lessons in both Python and R.

For more information and registration, see this link


Digital Commons Spring 2022 Events

Two Can be Better than One: Adapting Mixed Method Research Approaches to Digital Environments Apr. 5th


Acadimension! 3D-Scanning and Augmentation in Research and Scholarship

Apr. 16th

For more information, see this link


Data Science Events

Data Science Institute Summer 2022

AI Summer

May 10-June 3

Information and registration

21/22 Digital Humanities Working Groups

The Center for Digital Humanities’ Working Groups for the 2021/2022 academic year are gearing up for another exciting and productive semester! These working groups are for anyone on campus interested in Digital Humanities, from absolute beginner to advanced practitioner. If you’re interested in any of the topics below, get in touch with the organizer to learn more!


Digital Humanities Writing Group

Contact: Melanie Forehand


Black Studies and DH Working Group

Contact: Brandon Byrd


Digital Collections Working Group

Contact: Mickey Casad


Text Analysis Working Group

Contacts: Debbie Brubaker and Mark Schoenfield

Email: debbie.l.brubaker@vanderbilt.edumark.l.schoenfield@Vanderbilt.Edu

Spatial Humanities Working Group

Contact: Tyler (Bear) Anthony


New Job Postings

Below are job ads that may be of interest to scholars working in Digital Humanities, Media Studies, Information Science, Library Science, and more. We hope these links will encourage  you to learn more about the advertised positions and institutions. If you want us to circulate a particular job ad or have any questions, please reach out to Derek Price (


CLIR Postdoctoral Fellowship for Community Data Literacy, Carnegie Mellon University Libraries

CLIR Community Data Fellow for Rematriation of Inuit Knowledges, Virginia Tech University Libraries

Link to job ad


Digital Humanities Media Specialist / Postdoctoral Fellow, Knox College

Applications due April 15, 2022

Link to job ad


Mellon Just Transformations Postdoctoral Fellowship, Penn State University

Apply online by April 20

Link to job ad


Makerspace Manager, Charles Library, Temple University

Rolling applications

Link to job ad



CFPs, Conferences, and Workshops


Conference: DH Unbound

Dates: May 17-19, 2022



Conference: California Digital Humanities Research Institute (CaliDHRI)

Dates: April 27-29, 2022

2022 theme “The Black Press



Conference and CFP: Digitorium 2022: The Way We Learn

Dates: October 13-15

Information about the conference

Proposal Submissions due by April 30, 2022


Workshop: 2022 Text Analysis Pedagogy (TAP) Institute

Deadline April 15th

TAP Institute website to learn more and apply


CFP: 2022 Digital Pedagogy Institute (DPI2022)

Deadline May 1, 2022

Submission information


Conference: Culture Mapping 2022, NewYorkScapes

Date: April 7 – 9, 2022

Register to attend online here


CFP: Critical Digital Humanities International Conference, Critical Digital Humanities Initiative (CDHI) at the University of Toronto

Deadline for submissions is 15 April 2022

Link to conference info


Workshop: AI/ML: Increasing Access, Visibility, and Engagement, AEOLIAN Network

Date: April 19 + 20, 2022

Information and registration


CFP: Computational Approaches to Multilingual Historical Research, AIM2022: Artificial Intelligence and Minority

Applicants should submit a title, a 300-word abstract, 5 keywords, and a

short bio by April 29, 2022 via EasyChair

Link to EasyChair