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CF Participation: Applying to HASTAC Scholars

By the Editors | July 24, 2014

The HASTAC Scholars program is comprised of graduate and undergraduate students who are engaged with innovative projects and research at the intersection of digital media & learning, the digital humanities, and technology in the arts, humanities and sciences. We blog, host forums, get feedback on our research, organize events, discuss new ideas and develop new […]

Resource: The Mewar Ramayana

By the Editors | July 24, 2014

Welcome to one of the world’s most beautiful Ramayana manuscripts. The original was prepared for Maharana Jagat Singh, the ruler of the Rajput kingdom of Mewar in Rajasthan, in the middle of the seventeenth century. Most volumes of the manuscript are now in the British Library. They were presented by Maharana Bhim Singh of Mewar […]

CF Participation: Digital Humanities Congress 2014 – The University of Sheffield

By the Editors | July 24, 2014

The University of Sheffield’s Humanities Research Institute with the support of Centernet is delighted to announce that registration has opened for a three-day conference to be held in Sheffield during 4th – 6th September 2014. Source: Digital Humanities Congress 2014 – Digital Humanities Congress – HRI – The University of Sheffield

CF Participation: Digital Humanities Area, Southwest Popular/American Culture Assoc.

By the Editors | July 24, 2014

Southwest Popular/American Culture Association Please join us for the 36th annual conference of the Southwest Popular/American Culture Association, February 11-14, 2015, at the Hyatt Regency Hotel and Conference Center in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The theme for 2015 is “Many Face, Many Voices: Intersecting Borders in Popular and American Culture.” Digital Humanities (DH) is “a nexus […]

Job: Assistant Professor/Early Modern Renaissance Literature, Ball State University

By the Editors | July 24, 2014

Tenure-track faculty position available August 15, 2014. Responsibilities:   teaching and developing undergraduate and graduate courses in Early Modern/Renaissance and Medieval literature, including Shakespeare; teaching a wide range of courses in English; publishing scholarship in area of specialization; directing graduate student research; participating in service activities. Minimum qualifications:  earned doctorate in English or related discipline […]

Announcement: Berkeley Prosopography Services receives NEH Digital Humanities Implementation Grant

By the Editors | July 24, 2014

The National Endowment for the Humanities Office of Digital Humanities announced seven recipients of Digital Implementation Grants yesterday, including Berkeley Prosopography Services (BPS). Berkeley Prosopography Services, led by Laurie Pearce and Niek Veldhuis, was originally developed as part of a 2009 NEH Digital Humanities Start-Up Grant. Patrick Schmitz, from Research IT, was responsible for the architecture and […]

Resource: T.S. Eliot Reads Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats & Other Classic Poems

By the Editors | July 24, 2014

Not only did T.S. Eliot draw the cover for the first edition of his Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats, featured yesterday, he even read it aloud for the audiobook edition. You may think the time of the audiobook, now a popular form on digital audio devices everywhere, must have begun long after the time of Eliot had […]

Job: University Archivist + Digital Curator, U of Winnipeg

By the Editors | July 24, 2014

Reporting to the Dean of the Library, the University Archivist and Digital Curator will be responsible for managing, building and strengthening the University Archives and library special collections, while playing a leadership role in the Library’s development of a digital infrastructure for the University of Winnipeg that will support teaching and research on campus. Source: […]

Job: Head of Digital Asset Management jobs, Hampton Court Palace

By the Editors | July 24, 2014

Historic Royal Palaces (HRP) is the independent charity that looks after the Tower of London, Hampton Court Palace, the Banqueting House, Kensington Palace and Kew Palace. HRP has plans to bring the experience of Britain’s finest heritage sites to a wider global audience, to increase domestic membership and the reach of our learning initiatives, and […]

Job Announcement: Collections Database Manager

By the Editors | July 22, 2014

ARP, in support of the National Museum of Health and Medicine, seeks a dynamic, creative, initiative-taking Collections Database Manager. Working with the NMHM Collections and Information Technology staffs, the Collections Database Manager is a key member of the team responsible for providing technical advice and maintaining, troubleshooting, and enhancing the NMHM’s collections database (including the […]