Call for Papers – New Perspectives

New Perspectives: Postgraduate Symposium for the Humanities (NPPSH) is a new, annual research symposium, hosted in 2016 by Maynooth University, that will bring together postgraduate students from across Ireland to share, discuss, and explore the ways in which we are rethinking and re-examining humanities research. Designed and organised by postgraduate students, for postgraduate students, our … [Read more…]

The Digital Word Seminar | Maynooth University | 20 April 2016

“The Digital Word” Wednesday 20 April 2016 4 PM – 6 PM, Reception to Follow First Floor Seminar Room, Iontas Building, North Campus Maynooth University, Co. Kildare The digital word is a mutable object that slips and scrambles at our touch. This seminar offers a multidisciplinary approach that seeks to understand, chart and contribute to … [Read more…]

Call for proposals for the appointment of a National DARIAH Coordinator

The Digital Research Infrastructure for the Arts and Humanities (DARIAH) is a pan-European infrastructure for Arts and Humanities scholars working with computational methods. It supports digital research as well as the teaching of digital research methods. In November 2014, it was formally established as a European Research Infrastructure (ERIC). The mission of the DARIAH ERIC … [Read more…]

CENDARI Project Launch | 14 January 2016

The launch of CENDARI will take place in Berlin, Germany on 14 January 2016. A highlight of the day will be demonstrations of the Virtual Research Environment, a powerful new tool for digital historical research which has been developed over 4 years of collaboration between humanists, cultural heritage institutions and technical experts. Please join (virtually!) … [Read more…]

DAH / Digital arts and humanities scholarships (Cork, Ireland)

The call below was originally published by H-Net, Clio-online.   University College Cork invites applications for the a limited number of scholarships in the four-year structured PhD programme in Digital Arts and Humanities (DAH) for entry in 2016. Candidates will pursue their individual research agendas within the program, based on projects developed from proposals which they … [Read more…]

Launch of Dublin Core and the DRI: Version 2

The Digital Repository of Ireland are pleased to announce the launch of “Dublin Core and the Digital Repository of Ireland Version 2”. This is an updated version of their original guidelines to preparing Dublin Core metadata for DRI ingestion guidelines, which was published in January 2015. This updated version reflects updates and changes to our Repository infrastructure … [Read more…]

NEW DH Project launched – Contested Memories: The Battle of Mount Street Bridge

Researchers at Maynooth University and Trinity College Dublin, in conjunction with the Humanities Virtual Worlds Consortium and The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, have developed a virtual world to allow researchers and members of the public a novel way to understand this seminal battle which took place during the 1916 Rising.  Contested Memories: The Battle of … [Read more…]

Industrial Memories: Post Doctoral Research Fellow at UCD / INSIGHT

Post Doctoral Research Fellow Level 1 (2-year), University College Dublin School of Computer Science Industrial Memories is a two-year project, funded by the Irish Research Council, digitally analyzing the 2009 Report of the Commission to Enquire into Child Abuse (Ryan Report). The project will mine, abstract and reflect the contents of the Ryan Report using … [Read more…]

DARIAH Expert Workshop on Topic Models and Corpus Analysis – Dublin, 14th-15th of December

Call for Participation: Expert Workshop on Topic Models and Corpus Analysis Organised by DARIAH Text and Data Analytics Working Group (TDA-WG, formerly: NLP-WG) December 14th (full-day) and 15th (half-day) 2015 ADAPT Centre Dublin City University, Glasnevin, Dublin 9 Ireland   With the increasing availability of large digital text resources, quantitative methods of analysis have found their way into … [Read more…]