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Carleton University to Co-host Digital Humanities Summer Institute: Technologies East

Carleton University and the University of Ottawa will co-host the four-day Digital Humanities Summer Institute: Technologies East (DHSITE). The event will include workshops, keynote lectures and presentations on new technologies and their application in humanities research and education.

When: Wednesday, May 17 to Saturday, May 20, 2017
Where: Campuses of University of Ottawa (May 17 and 18) and Carleton University (May 19 and 20)
Info: Participant registration is required for these events. Time and locations vary; please refer to the online event program.

Media are invited to attend the event.

The digital humanities explore the impact of new media in the arts, society, and scholarship. DHSITE workshops will be held on a wide array of topics from online social network analysis, to twitter bots, to digital game studies.

Keynote speakers include:

  • Chris Funkhouser (New Jersey Institute of Technology, US)
  • Benjamin Deruelle (Université du Québec à Montréal)
  • Stéphane Lamassé (Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne, France)
  • Isabel Pedersen, Canada Research Chair in Digital Life, Media and Culture (University of Ontario Institute of Technology)

DHSITE is a bilingual event open to students, staff, faculty and the public.


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