[open-humanities] Digital Humanities at Oxford Summer School 2014: Registration closes 23 June

James Cummings James.Cummings at it.ox.ac.uk
Fri May 30 11:55:02 UTC 2014

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A reminder that registration for the Digital Humanities at Oxford 
Summer School (DHOxSS) will be closing in less than a month. 
DHOxSS is an annual event for anyone interested in Digital 

This year's DHOxSS will be held on 14-18 July 2014.

Register now at: http://digital.humanities.ox.ac.uk/dhoxss/2014/
Promotional video at: http://youtu.be/lBO7kT3D94A

DHOxSS is for researchers, project managers, research assistants, 
students, and anyone interested in Digital Humanities. DHOxSS 
delegates are introduced to a range of topics including the 
creation, management, analysis, modelling, visualization, or 
publication of digital data in the humanities. Each delegate 
follows one of our five-day workshops and supplements this with 
morning parallel lectures. There will also be a (peer-reviewed) 
poster session giving delegates a chance to present posters on 
their Digital Humanities work to those at the DHOxSS.

This year's five-day workshops are:

1. Introduction to Digital Humanities
2. Taking Control: Practical Scripting for Digital Humanities 
3. Data Curation and Access for the Digital Humanities
4. A Humanities Web of Data: Publishing, Linking and Querying on 
the Semantic Web
5. Using the Text Encoding Initiative for Digital Scholarly Editions

Morning additional parallel lectures include contributions from:
James Brusuelas, Lou Burnard, Julia Craig-McFeely, Eugene 
Giddens, Emma Goodwin, Howard Hotson, William Kilbride,Eleanor 
Lowe, Christine Madsen, Carole Palmer, Allen H. Renear, Kerri 
Russell, Judith Siefring, Lynne Siemens, Ray Siemens, Kenji 
Takeda, Zixi You, David Zeitlyn, and more.

Opening and closing keynote lectures: Ray Siemens and Melissa Terras

Evening events:
Monday - a peer-reviewed poster session and reception at Oxford 
University Museum of Natural History;
Tuesday - a guided tour around Oxford city centre;
Wednesday - an elegant drinks reception and three course dinner 
at historic Wadham College;
Thursday - The Oxford Research Centre in the Humanities Lecture 
by Martin Roth (Director of the V&A);
Friday - Trip to the pub.

10% discount on registration fees if you block book 10 or more
places from a single institution.

DHOxSS is a collaboration between the University of Oxford's IT 
Services, the Oxford e-Research Centre, the Bodleian Libraries, 
the Oxford Internet Institute, and The Oxford Research Centre in 
the Humanities. We are very pleased this year to partner with the 
Center for Informatics Research in Science and Scholarship, 
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, to provide the Data
Curation and Access workshop. Thanks to all our other external 
partners listed here: 

If you have questions, then email us at events at it.ox.ac.uk for 

More details at: http://digital.humanities.ox.ac.uk/dhoxss/2014/

James Cummings
Director of DHOxSS

Dr James Cummings, James.Cummings at it.ox.ac.uk
Academic IT Services, University of Oxford

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