DIGITAL MEDIA AND SACRED TEXT
Monday 17 June 2013, Open University
Camden Town, London, UK
9am – 6pm
Registration is now open for this one-day conference, organised by Tim Hutchings, Centre for Research on Socio-Cultural Change, The Open University. The conference will bring together academics interested in the study of digital sacred texts and religious e-reading, including sociologists, anthropologists, media scholars, computer scientists, historians and digital humanists. We also welcome religious practitioners and publishers engaged in creating digital sacred texts.
We are delighted to announce that the keynote speaker will be Professor Heidi Campbell (Texas A&M University).
Attendance at this event will cost £20. Thanks to generous funding from the Arts and Humanities Research Council, 30 free places are available for the first delegates to register.
A full programme and online registration page can be accessed here: http://www.mediatingreligion.org/events/digital-media-and-sacred-text