Tag Archives: conference

Like a Kid in a Candy Store: My AHA Plan

It might be possible that I’m a little too excited about the offerings at the AHA this year.  Hence, my plan to attend multiple sessions during many of these timeslots.  If you know of any noteworthy sessions that I’ve missed … Continue reading

Posted in events | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

The Past's Digital Presence: Feb 19-20, Yale University

Make sure to mark your calendars for this upcoming conference: The Past’s Digital Presence: Database, Archive, and Knowledge Work in the Humanities February 19-20 Yale University Full Conference Program Available Here How is digital technology changing methods of scholarly research … Continue reading

Posted in digital humanities, events, history | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off

Increasing Grad Student Participation in Conferences

While at the PCB-AHA this week, one of the conference organizers asked a group of us about ways to stimulate the attendance and participation of graduate students.  This question knocked around in my brain a bit as I talked with … Continue reading

Posted in resources | Tagged , , , | 4 Comments

SAHS: dynamic & going digital

The Southern African Historical Society biennial meeting displayed dynamism, renewed energy, and increasing interest in digital initiatives. Scholarly society meetings have a routine. Even without looking at the program, you know what to expect. The attractions of camaraderie, connection with … Continue reading

Posted in digital humanities, events, inspiration points | Tagged , , , | 6 Comments

AHA 2009–Open Thread

I’ll be doing some twitter-style comment-updates about my observations from the AHA 2009 Annual Meeting.  Please feel free to chime in with your thoughts on the various sessions you attend, or add other comments and queries. This being my first … Continue reading

Posted in announcements, blogging, events | Tagged , , , | 5 Comments

AHA sessions for writer-historians

Are you headed to the AHA Conference in January? If so, these sessions might be of particular interest to us writer-historians: The Promise and Pitfalls of Writing for Readers beyond the Academy Friday, January 2, 2009: 3:30 PM-5:30 PM Nassau … Continue reading

Posted in announcements, events | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off