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Newsletter for November 11th

Posted by on Tuesday, October 12, 2021 in Newsletters.

In This Newsletter

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

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.

Workshop – Rapid Prototyping – The Wond’ry

Date and Time: Thursday, November 11, 2021, 4:30 PM – 7:30 PM Central

Location: Wond’ry 2nd Floor Makerspace

Registration and Information

GIS Day – DiSC Education and Training

Date and Time: Wednesday, November 17th, 11:10am – 1:30pm


Data Science Institute – Data Science Workshops

Date and Time: Multiple

Workshops offered: State of the Art Data Science Overview (November 17)

More information and registration here

21/22 Digital Humanities Working Groups

The Center for Digital Humanities’ Working Groups for the 2021/2022 academic year are in full swing! 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, or sign up using the survey links below!

3D Models and Immersive Environments DH Working Group

Contact: Melanie Forehand


Sign-up Link: Sign Up Here!

Black Studies and DH Working Group

Contact: Brandon Byrd


Sign-up Link:  Sign Up Here!

Digital Collections Working Group

Contact: Mickey Casad


Sign-up Link: Sign Up Here!

Text Analysis Working Group

Contacts: Danielle Picard and Mark Schoenfield

Email:  danielle.r.picard@vanderbilt.edumark.l.schoenfield@Vanderbilt.Edu

Sign-up Link: Sign Up Here!

Game Studies and DH Working Group

Contact: Derek Price


Sign-up Link: Sign Up Here!

Spatial Humanities Working Group

Contact: Derek Price


Sign-up Link: Sign Up Here!

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 (

Data Educational Technologist, Denison University

Applications Due: November 17th, 2021

Link to job ad

Lecturer in Digital and Data Studies, Binghamton University

Application Due:  December 10, 2021

Link to job ad

Digital Initiatives Coordinator and History Instructor, Eastern Illinois University

Application Due: December 13, 2021

Link to job ad

CFPs, Conferences, and Workshops

Event: GIS Days, Western University

November 15 – 19, 2021, Daily 9:30 am – 4:30 pm Eastern Standard Time

Registration and information

Virtual Event: Lightning Lunch: The Spatial Turn in the Humanities, University of Toronto’s Critical Digital Humanities Initiative (CDHI)

Speakers: Prof. Bhavani Raman (Associate Professor, Department of Historical and Cultural Studies at UTSC), Marcel Fortin (Head, Map and Data Library), and Tia Sager (PhD Candidate, Department of Art History)

Date and Time: Nov 15, 2021 12:00 PM in Eastern Time

Registration and Information

Virtual Talk: The Facebook Papers, QuickBites: A Forum for Urgent News, San José State University

Date and Time: November 17, 2021 @ 5pm

Registration and Information

Virtual Conference: Digital Humanities Association of Southern Africa (DHASA) Conference: “Digitally Human, Artificially Intelligent”

Dates: 29 November 2021 – 3 December 2021

Information and Registration

CFP: Indigenous social media and digital environments

Abstracts Due: February 28, 2022.

Link to CFP

DH Scholarship News

New Issue: Interférences litteraires/literaire interferenties – Literature and/as (the) Digital

Link to Issue