Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Save the Dates: Digital Frontiers 2014 and THATCamp 2014, Coming in September

WHAT
A two-part conference for the makers and users of digital resources in the humanities, to include 1) the Digital Frontiers 2014 conference, during which educators, scholars and librarians will explore innovation in digital resources for research, teaching and learning in the humanities; and 2) THAT(The Humanities and Technology)Camp 2014--open to undergraduate and graduate students, scholars, librarians, archivists, developers and programmers, administrators and any other interested parties--during which participants will work on projects, solve problems, and share ideas in a day-long learning laboratory.

WHEN 
Digital Frontiers 2014: Thursday, 9/18/14 & Friday, 9/19/14
THATCamp 2014: Saturday, 9/20/14

WHERE
Digital Frontiers 2014: Hubbard Hall, TWU Denton campus (#30 on the TWU Denton campus map)
THATCamp 2014: Blagg-Huey Library, TWU Denton campus (#35 on the TWU Denton campus map)

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS
Miriam Posner, coordinator and core faculty member of the Digital Humanities Program at UCLA; and Dorothea Salo, faculty associate of the University of Wisconsin’s School of Library and Information Studies

COST
The Digital Frontiers 2014 conference is FREE for full-time undergraduate and graduate students (advance registration is required.)  Fees for other attendees range from $40 to $125; tiered registration options include varied levels of perks as detailed here.  The fee for THATCamp 2014 is $20 and includes a light breakfast and lunch.  Note:  conference registration is NOT required to attend THATCamp 2014.

REGISTRATION
Register here for the Digital Frontiers 2014 conference and/or THATCamp 2014.  The registration deadline for both is Friday, September 12, 2014.

SPONSORS

MORE INFORMATION
Questions?  Contact Spencer Keralis, research associate professor with the UNT Libraries, at 940-369- 6884.

~Sandy Cochran

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