CFP: Digital Humanities BeNeLux Conference 2018

The Digital Humanities BeNeLux initiative has issued a call for papers for the 5th annual conference, taking place June 6-8, 2018 at the International Institute for Social History (IISH) in Amsterdam. The conference, which focuses on “data or research projects related to Belgium, The Netherlands, and Luxembourg,” invites papers from a variety of fields towards the theme, “Integrating Digital Humanities.”

From the call:

Given this year’s theme we especially welcome submissions that focus, in a critical and self-reflexive way, on how the digital turn affects knowledge production and dissemination in the humanities and heritage sector. Relevant subjects can be any of—but are not limited to—the following:

  • Critical study and digital hermeneutical approaches in the humanities
  • Humanities research enabled by digital approaches: digital arts, architecture, music, film, theatre, new media, digital games and cyberculture; Digital media, digitisation, curation of digital objects; Geo-humanities, spatial analysis and applications of GIS for Humanities research
  • Computational tools: text mining and data mining; design and application of algorithms for analysis and visualisation methods; Applications of Linked Open Data; stylometry, topic modeling, sentiment mining
  • Social and economic aspects of digitality and digital humanities
  • Pedagogy, teaching, and dissemination of digital humanities
  • Data: Big Data, data modeling, data criticism
  • Software studies, information design and tool criticism.
  • Digital scholarly editing and ePublications
  • Virtual Research Environments / Research Infrastructures

Abstracts are due February 1, 2018.

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