HASTAC has issued a call for proposals for the 2017 conference, with the theme, “The Possible Worlds of Digital Humanities.” HASTAC 2017 will be held at the University of Central Florida in Orlando, from November 2-4, 2017. Possible topics include:

  • challenges of monolingualism within the digital humanities
  • indigenous culture, decolonial and post-colonial theory and technology
  • technology and educationā€“open learning, peer learning, and issues of access, equity for primary and/or higher education
  • communication of knowledge, publishing, and intellectual property
  • digital cultural heritage and hegemony
  • interdisciplinary goals and conversations in digital humanities
  • digital humanities and gender, race, and other identities
  • simulation, modeling, and visualization
  • games and gaming, including for learning
  • community development including the importance of art and culture districts
  • other unsolved hard problems in digital humanities

Proposals are due April 7.

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