Conferences – 2021

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elow is a list of recent and upcoming conferences, colloquia, workshops and courses relevant to (digital) Medieval Studies. Do you know of a conference that isn’t already in this list? Please send us the details and we’ll add it!

As of 2018, we also display the names of the DM board members who will attend events as representatives of our DM community. Do feel free to contact them, extend your network and elaborate new plans in collaboration with us!

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February 2021

Date Name Event Place URL DM attendance
5 Dalla carta al web e ritorno. Quale presente e quale futuro per il Digital Cultural Heritage? Progetti, metodi e strategie a confronto Conference Online https://digilab.uniroma1.it/archivionotizie/convegno-dalla-carta-al-web-e-ritorno
9 Graph Technologies in the Humanities Symposium Online 3:00PM CET https://graphentechnologien.hypotheses.org/tagungen/graph-technologies-in-the-humanities-2021-virtual-symposium
17 Marta Severo: “Cultural Heritage, Participation and Platforms: Theoretical and Methodological Challenges” VeDPH Spring Seminar Series Online 5:00PM, link for subscription: bit.ly/39dK6vA https://vedph.github.io/seminarseries
19 Introducing the Documentary Archaeology of Late Medieval Europe (DALME) Symposium Online 11:00AM EST via Zoom: https://harvard.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_B5hq3F9kRtOoMLnQ6CbsMw https://history.fas.harvard.edu/event/virtual-symposium-introducing-documentary-archaeology-late-medieval-europe-dalme Laura Morreale

March 2021

Date Name Event Place URL DM attendance
3 Michael B. Toth: “Advanced Imaging to Support the
Digital Humanities”
VeDPH Spring Seminar Series Online 5:00PM, link for subscription: bit.ly/39dK6vA https://vedph.github.io/seminarseries
9 Prof. Elaine Treharne (Stanford): Near and Far: Medieval Manuscripts Through Digital Time and Space CESTA Digital Humanities Public Lecture Online via Zoom: https://stanford.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_niYcChLtQRKHkwXLuqexDw https://events.stanford.edu/events/904/90474/
17-30 Cambridge DH Cultural Heritage Data School Intensive teaching programme Online https://www.cdh.cam.ac.uk/file/cambridgeculturalheritagedataschoolonlineprogrammedocxpdf
22-24 Textual Heritage in the 21st Century World. Exploring the Potential of a New Analytic Category Symposium Online via Zoom https://www.unive.it/pag/41283 F. Fischer
31 Erma Hermens (University of
Amsterdam-Rijksmuseum): “Beautiful Data:
Digital Contexts for Object-Based Research and Issues of Interoperability”
VeDPH Seminar Online via Zoom https://www.unive.it/data/33113/2/45780

April 2021

Date Name Event Place URL DM attendance
10 Material Culture in an Increasingly Digital World Symposium Online via Zoom https://cmsmc.org/call-for-papers-symposium
12-15 Global Digital Humanities Symposium 2021 Symposium Online http://msuglobaldh.org/
23 A. Campagnolo and D. Porter: ‘Infinite Diversity in Infinite Combinations: Symbolizing the Elements That Create Manuscripts and Their Structural History with VisColl 2.0’ SIMS Virtual Lecture Series online 1:00 – 2:15pm (via Zoom) https://libcal.library.upenn.edu/calendar/kislak/viscoll
28 Tiziana Mancinelli (VeDPH, Ca’ Foscari University): “From Modeling to
Publishing: Digital Scholarship in Practice”
VeDPH Seminar Online https://www.unive.it/data/33113/2/45790
28 Nodegoat: Data Modelling Nodegoat Workshop series organised by the SNSF SPARK project “Dynamic Data Ingestion” Online via Zoom https://nodegoat.net/blog.s/54/nodegoat-workshop-series-organised-by-the-snsf-spark-project-dynamic-data-ingestion

May 2021

Date Name Event Place URL DM attendance
5 Nodegoat: Importing Data Nodegoat Workshop series organised by the SNSF SPARK project “Dynamic Data Ingestion” Online via Zoom https://nodegoat.net/blog.s/54/nodegoat-workshop-series-organised-by-the-snsf-spark-project-dynamic-data-ingestion
6-7 Old Books and New Technologies: Medieval Books and the Digital Humanities in the Low Countries Colloquium Online https://www.kbr.be/nl/evenement/old-books-and-new-technologies-medieval-books-and-the-digital-humanities-in-the-low-countries/
10-15 International Congress on Medieval Studies Congress Kalamazoo (MI), online https://wmich.edu/medievalcongress
12 Dániel Kiss (Universitat de
Barcelona): “Catullus Online and Digital Latin: Radical Innovation or
Media Change?”
VeDPH Seminar in Digital and Public Humanities Online via Zoom https://www.unive.it/data/33113/2/45794
12 Nodegoat: Ingesting Biographical Data Nodegoat Workshop series organised by the SNSF SPARK project “Dynamic Data Ingestion” Online via Zoom https://nodegoat.net/blog.s/54/nodegoat-workshop-series-organised-by-the-snsf-spark-project-dynamic-data-ingestion
19 Alberto Campagnolo: “Book Conservation and Digitization. The
Challenges of Dialogue and Collaboration”.
Book presentation Online https://www.unive.it/data/33113/2/50043
20 Digital Mappa (DM) workshop Workshop Online via Zoom https://www.eventbrite.com/e/digital-mappa-dm-workshop-with-dot-porter-tickets-153372119137
19-28 Helsinki Digital Humanities Hackathon #DHH21 Hackathon Helsinki https://www2.helsinki.fi/en/helsinki-centre-for-digital-humanities/helsinki-digital-humanities-hackathon-2021-dhh21
24 The Past, Present, and Future of Digital Medieval Studies: Americas panel A Global Digital Medievalist Symposium Online via Zoom https://digitalmedievalist.wordpress.com/the-past-present-and-future-of-digital-medieval-studies-a-global-digital-medievalist-symposium/ All members of the DM Board
25 Elisa Corrò e Giacomo Vinci: “Palinsesti programmati nell’Alto
Adriatico? Decifrare, conservare, pianificare e comunicare il paesaggio
Book presentation Online https://www.unive.it/data/33113/2/49563
26 Nodegoat: Ingesting Related Data Nodegoat Workshop series organised by the SNSF SPARK project “Dynamic Data Ingestion” Online via Zoom https://nodegoat.net/blog.s/54/nodegoat-workshop-series-organised-by-the-snsf-spark-project-dynamic-data-ingestion

June 2021

Date Name Event Place URL DM attendance
7-8 NUME 7TH Cycle of Medieval Studies Conference Florence, Italy https://www.nuovomedioevo.it/2020/06/28/vii-ciclo-di-studi-medievali-call-for-proposals/
8 Lecture Holly Rushmeier (Yale University): “Tools for Making Sense of
Cultural Heritage Data”
VeDPH seminar series “Technical Art History Series in
Advanced Imaging Technologies for Cultural Heritage”
Online https://www.unive.it/data/33113/2/50184
10 Paolo Monella: “Metodi digitali per
l’insegnamento classico e umanistico” (Milano: EDUCatt 2020)
Book presentation Online https://www.unive.it/data/33113/2/50040
10 Paolo Monella: “Metodi digitali per l’insegnamento classico e
umanistico”
Book presentation Online https://www.unive.it/data/33113/2/50040
11 The Past, Present, and Future of Digital Medieval Studies: Asia and Oceania panel A Global Digital Medievalist Symposium Online via Zoom https://digitalmedievalist.wordpress.com/the-past-present-and-future-of-digital-medieval-studies-a-global-digital-medievalist-symposium/ All members of the DM Board
21 The Past, Present, and Future of Digital Medieval Studies: Africa and Europe panel A Global Digital Medievalist Symposium Online via Zoom https://digitalmedievalist.wordpress.com/the-past-present-and-future-of-digital-medieval-studies-a-global-digital-medievalist-symposium/ All members of the DM Board
21-23 Ninth Annual Symposium on Medieval and Renaissance Studies Symposium Saint Louis, Missouri https://www.smrs-slu.org

July 2021

Date Name Event Place URL DM attendance
5-8 International Medieval Congress, including sessions on DH Congress Leeds, UK https://www.imc.leeds.ac.uk
15 Next generation careers in and from Digital Humanities Workshop Online https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/next-generation-careers-in-and-from-digital-humanities-tickets-157617140109

August 2021

Date Name Event Place URL DM attendance
3-13 Making an edition of a text in many versions Workshop 11th European Summer University in Digital Humanities – Culture and Technology Leipzig, Germany https://esu.fdhl.info/making-an-edition-of-a-text-in-many-versions/
3-13 Manuscripts in the Digital Age: XML-Based Catalogues and Editions Workshop 11th European Summer University in Digital Humanities – Culture and Technology Leipzig, Germany https://esu.fdhl.info/manuscripts-in-the-digital-age-xml-based-catalogues-and-editions/

September 2021

Date Name Event Place URL DM attendance
15-17 Advanced Computer Information Technologies Conference (with special session on DH) Deggendorf, Germany https://acit.wunu.edu.ua
27 – 1 Oct From Diplomatics to Genetics. Old and new fundamental research methods in medieval studies Summer School Berlin, Germany https://www.hsozkult.de/event/id/event-97114

October 2021

Date Name Event Place URL DM attendance
20-24 Structuring and Understanding of Multimedia heritAge Contents SUMAC Workshop (ACM Multimedia conference) Chengdu, China (or online) https://sumac-workshops.github.io/2021/
22 Who has Access to the Digital Humanities? Diversity and Inclusivity in DH in Ireland and the UK UK/IE Digital Humanities Network event Online https://dhnetwork.org
27-29 On the Way to the Future of Digital Manuscript Studies Workshop Nijmegen, The Netherlands (or online)