Registration open for Digital Humanities at Oxford Summer School

 

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Digital Humanities at Oxford Summer School logo

Registration is now open for the Digital Humanities at Oxford Summer School, 20-24 July 2015. The Summer School includes classes  from leading experts in Digital Humanities and is open to participants from around the world, from every field and career stage.

There are 8 workshop strands, plus keynotes and additional sessions.

Workshops:
– An Introduction to Digital Humanities
– Crowdsourcing for Academic, Library and Museum Environments
– Digital Approaches in Medieval and Renaissance Studies
– Digital Musicology
– From Text to Tech
– Humanities Data: Curation, Analysis, Access, and Reuse
– Leveraging the Text Encoding Initiative
– Linked Data for the Humanities

Keynote Speakers:
– Jane Winters, Institute of Historical Research, University of
London
– James Loxley, University of Edinburgh

Additional Lectures:
Chosen workshops can be supplemented with a choice from 9 additional morning sessions covering a variety of Digital Humanities topics. Mia Ridge, doctoral student in Digital Humanities at The Open University, will present a lecture on “Let Your Projects Shine: Lightweight Usability Testing for Digital Humanities Projects” on 22 July.

Evening Events:
Events take place every evening, including a research poster and
drinks reception, guided walking tour of Oxford, the annual TORCH
Digital Humanities lecture, and a dinner at Exeter College.

For more information see: http://dhoxss.humanities.ox.ac.uk/2015/

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