Conferences

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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!

 

January 2016

Date Event Type Place URL
7-9 Digital Editing Now Conference University of Cambridge, UK http://www.crassh.cam.ac.uk/events/26264

February 2016

Date Event Type Place URL
4-6 Marginal Figures in the Global Middle Ages and Renaissance Conference Phoenix, Arizona https://acmrs.org/conferences/annual-acmrs-conference
18-20 HOLY HERO(IN)ES: Literary Constructions of Heroism in Late Antique and Early Medieval Hagiography Conference Ghent, Belgium http://www.novelsaints.ugent.be/holy-heroines/
22-23 Forschung mit Schriftquellen im digitalen Zeitalter Conference Darmstadt, Technische Universität http://www.ecodicology.org/index.php?id=47
24 Présentation du corpus SourcEncyMe Launch of the online corpus “SOURCes des ENCYclopédies MÉdiévales” Paris (IRHT) http://sourcencyme.irht.cnrs.fr
29 Feb.-2 March 2nd International Conference on Natural Sciences and Technology in Manuscript Analysis Conference Hamburg, Germany http://www.manuscript-cultures.uni-hamburg.de/natural_sciences_2016.html

March 2016

Date Event Type Place URL
5-6 Manuscript as medium 36th Annual Conference of
The Center for Medieval Studies
New York (Fordham University) https://www.fordham.edu/homepage/2881/annual_conference_2016_manuscript_as_medium
15-17 6th International Conference and Workshop ALIENTO “Out of Spain: Posterity and Dissemination of the Aliento corpus in Europe and the Mediterranean” (one day is devoted to Digital Humanities) Nancy-Paris http://aliento.msh-lorraine.fr/en/news/news/article/appel-a-communications-colloque-international-aliento-2016.html
15-18 DiXiT Convention Digital Editions: Academia, Society, Cultural Heritage Conference Cologne (Germany) http://dixit.uni-koeln.de/programme/convention-2/
25-26 Digital Britain: New Approaches to the Early Middle Ages Conference Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts http://digitalbritain.weebly.com/

April 2016

Date Event Type Place URL
6-8 Modeling semantically Enriched Digital Edition of Accounts (MEDEA) Workshop Wheaton College, Norton, Massachusetts http://medea.hypotheses.org/wheatonmassachusetts-april-6-8-2016
6-8 2ND PROSECCO CODE-CAMP Event on Computational Creativity Antwerp (Belgium) http://prosecco-network.eu/event/2nd-prosecco-code-camp-april-6th-8th-2016
7-9 Second International Conference on Medieval and Renaissance Thought Conference Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, Texas https://www.facebook.com/events/532726163558307/
8-9 Global Digital Humanities Symposium Symposium Michigan State University http://msuglobaldh.org/about/
8 A Day in the Life of the Digital Humanities (Day of DH) Event hosted by centerNet at the Laboratorio de Innovación en Humanidades Digitales (LINHD) Madrid www.dayofdh2016.uned.es
11-14 12th IAPR International Workshop on Document Analysis Systems (DAS) Conference/Workshop Santorini, Greece http://www.primaresearch.org/das2016/
13 Medieval Midlands Postgraduate Conference: Power and Society in the Medieval World Conference The University of Nottingham, UK https://www.nottingham.ac.uk/conference/fac-arts/humanities/archaeology/medieval-conference/index.aspx
13-15 The 16th seminar on the Care and Conservation of Manuscripts Seminar (including several papers on DH topics) University of Copenhagen, Faculty of Humanities http://nfi.ku.dk/cc/

May 2016

Date Event Type Place URL
2-6 Medieval and Modern Manuscript Studies in the Digital Age (MMSDA) Course Cambridge and London http://dixit.uni-koeln.de/mmsda/
6-7 Re/generate: Materiality and the Afterlives of Things in the Middle Ages, 500-1500 Conference University of St. Andrews School of Art History, UK regenerate2016.wordpress.com
12-15 International Congress on Medieval Studies Conference Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo (MI) https://wmich.edu/medievalcongress
20 Manoscritti 2.0. Filologia, paleografia e nuove tecnologie Workshop Roma (Sapienza Università di Roma) http://www.disp.let.uniroma1.it/sites/default/files/allegati_notizie/Locandina%20Manoscritti%20%202.0%2020.05.2016.pdf
25-27 Unique and Universal: Challenges for the Manuscript Librarian 7th Conference of CERL’s European Manuscript Librarians Expert Group Dublin (Trinity College) http://www.tcd.ie/Library/manuscripts/blog/category/conference/
28-31 Beyond the library: Agency, Practice, and Society Conference University of Calgary, Alberta http://conference.capalibrarians.org/program/

June 2016

Date Event Type Place URL
3, 10, 17 and 24 The Digital Classicist. Advanced digital methods applied to the study of the ancient world Seminar days London – Institute of Classical Studies http://www.digitalclassicist.org/wip/wip2016.html
6 Una giornata per far crescere ManusOnLine 2016 Workshop Rome – ICCU http://manus.iccu.sbn.it/
6-8 Research approaches in Hebrew Bible manuscript studies 2016 Conference of the EAJS LAB. Including Workshop (8/6) on “The Digital Future of Hebrew Bible Manuscript Studies” Aix-en-Provence (France) – MMSH http://www.hebrewbiblemanuscripts.com/eajs-lab-2016-program
9-10 L’édition en ligne de documents d’archives médiévaux: enjeux, méthodologie et défis Conference Nancy, France http://crulh.univ-lorraine.fr/sites/crulh.univ-lorraine.fr/files/documents/programme_loubet.pdf
9-10 3rd Digital Humanities Benelux conference Initiative that aims to further the dissemination of, and collaboration between Digital Humanities activities in Belgium, the Netherlands, and Luxembourg Belval (Luxembourg) http://www.dhbenelux.org/
13-17 Einführung in die digitale Handschriftenkatalogisierung SCRIPTO Summer School Wolfenbüttel http://mittellatein.phil.fau.de/scripto/summerschool-wolfenbüttel.html
13-17 Le livre médiéval au regard des méthodes quantitatives Summer course (including topics on DH) Paris http://lamop.univ-paris1.fr/spip.php?article1096#.VuFZ5WdOWHt
16-18 The Past, Present, and Future of Medieval and Renaissance Texts RMMRA Conference (including papers on digital technologies) University of New Mexico (Albuquerque) http://ims.unm.edu/rmmra%202016/call-for-papers.html
20-22 Symposium on Medieval and Renaissance Studies Symposium Saint Louis University, Saint Louis, Missouri http://smrs.slu.edu/
22 Technologies for handwritten text image recognition, search and alignment Conference Paris (IRHT) http://www.irht.cnrs.fr/sites/default/files/images/images_contenu/images_contenu_site/pieces_jointes/2016_himanis_flyer.pdf
22-24 Keystone Digital Humanities Conference Conference University of Pittsburgh http://keystonedh.network/2016/
27-July 1st Trends in Manuscript Studies. Sources, issues and technologies Liber Second International Summer School Cassino (Italy) http://www3.laboratori.unicas.it/Libro-e-ricerca/SummerSchool
27-July 1st DH@Madrid Summer School 2016: ‘Digital Technologies applied to the study of poetry’ Summer Course Madrid (Sala Sáenz Torrecilla, Facultad de Económicas, UNED) http://linhd.uned.es/p/dhsummer2016/
27-July 8 From shelf to byte. A history of writing from the ancient to the contemporary world Summer School (two-week intensive course including sessions on DH) Bologna https://events.unibo.it/summer-school-paleography2016/program
30-July 2 WORDS – Medieval Textuality and its Material Display Symposium Paris, France http://www.ims-paris.org

July 2016

Date Event Type Place URL
1, 8, 15, 22 and 29 The Digital Classicist. Advanced digital methods applied to the study of the ancient world Seminar days London – Institute of Classical Studies http://www.digitalclassicist.org/wip/wip2016.html
4-7 International Medieval Congress Congress Leeds (UK) https://www.leeds.ac.uk/ims/imc/imc2016_call.html
4-8 Digital Humanities at Oxford Summer School Oxford – St Hugh’s College http://digital.humanities.ox.ac.uk/dhoxss/2016/
10-15 The Medieval Manuscript in the 21st Century Rare Book School Summer course Philadelphia (University of Pennsylvania) http://rarebookschool.org/courses/manuscripts/m95/
12-16 Digital Humanities 2016 Conference Krakow, Poland http://dh2016.adho.org/
13-15 History of Libraries. The Application of the Digital Humanities to the Transmission, Preservation, and Dispersal of the European Written Heritage between the 15th and 16th Centuries Summer School Lincoln College, Oxford University, UK http://www.lincoln.ox.ac.uk/Summer-School-History-of-Libraries

August 2016

Date Event Type Place URL
1-6 Typography and scholarly editing Summer School Mainz http://www.buchwissenschaft.uni-mainz.de/top/summer-school-typographie-und-edition-1-6-august-2016/
22-28 Textual Heritage and Information Technologies – El’Manuscript-2016 Conference Vilnius (Lithuania) http://textualheritage.org/content/view/634/270/lang,english/
22-26 Seminar on ‘Anachronism and the Medieval’ Seminar Galway (Ireland) http://www.esse2016.org

September 2016

Date Event Type Place URL
31 Aug.-3 Sept. Diachronic Treebanks – 49th Annual Meeting of the Societas Linguistica Europaea Workshop University of Naples Federico II, Italy http://sle2016.eu/call-for-papers
5 Models of authority. DigiPal VI Symposium King’s College (London) http://www.modelsofauthority.ac.uk/blog/programme-for-digipal-vi/
5-16 Ligatus Summer School Summer School Lisbon (Portugal) (New University of Lisbon) http://www.ligatus.org.uk/summerschool/
6-8 Scribes and the Presentation of Texts (20th Colloquium of the CIPL) Colloquium (including a special session on digital technologies) Yale University (New Haven, CT, USA) http://palaeographia.org/cipl/yale/Cipl2017_cfp_en.pdf
7-9 Digital editions: representation, interoperability, text analysis and infrastructures Fifth AIUCD Annual Conference Venezia https://sites.google.com/a/unive.it/aiucd2016/programme
12-14 Illuminated Charters – from the Margins of two Disciplines to the Core
of Digital Humanities
International Conference Vienna http://illuminierte-urkunden.uni-graz.at/de/tagung-12-1492016/
12-14 Digital Humanities Summer School 2016 Summer School KULeuven (Leuven, Belgium) http://www.arts.kuleuven.be/digitalhumanities/summer_school
15-17 Intersectionality in Digital Humanities Conference KULeuven (Leuven, Belgium) http://www.arts.kuleuven.be/digitalhumanities/intersectionality
19 Greek manuscripts in the British Library Conference and launch of the Greek Manuscripts Online web resource London (British Library) http://www.bl.uk/events/greek-manuscripts-in-the-british-library
23-24 Digital Scholarly Editions as Interfaces International symposium (Marie Curie programm “DiXiT”) Graz (Austria) https://informationsmodellierung.uni-graz.at/de/aktuelles/digital-scholarly-editions-as-interfaces/
27 Hidden Treasure: Medieval Manuscript Fragments and Digital Research Methods Conference Leiden (The Netherlands) https://www.universiteitleiden.nl/en/events/2016/09/hidden-treasure-medieval-manuscript-fragments-and-digital-research-methods
29-30 Demystifying Digitisation: A Hands-On Master Class in Text Digitisation Workshops University of Antwerp (Belgium) https://docs.google.com/document/d/1-cZb0lhWGfuGS6MYXqX9YxO4nIktM-2P804shjWJxGk/edit?usp=sharing

October 2016

Date Event Type Place URL
4 Pre-conference workshops on digital scholarly editing Workshops University of Antwerp (Belgium) http://uahost.uantwerpen.be/estsdixit2016/index.php/programme/
5-7 Digital Scholarly Editing: Theory, Practice, Methods Conference University of Antwerp (Belgium) http://uahost.uantwerpen.be/estsdixit2016/
6-7 Digital Access to Textual Cultural Heritage (DATeCH) International Conference Poznan (Poland) http://www.digitisation.eu/datech-international-conference-2016/
6-7 L’acte original entre conceptions
médiévales et concept diplomatique
Colloque à l’occasion du
cinquantenaire du projet « Chartes originales antérieures à 1121
conservées en France »
Nancy http://crulh.univ-lorraine.fr/content/lacte-original-conceptions-medievales-et-regards-actuels
7 Le Moyen Âge dans les (nouveaux) médias: quelle place pour les médiévistes? Journée d’étude (RMBLF) Liège (Belgium) https://rmblf.be/menestrel-rmblf-oct-2016/
10 What should be in your Digital Toolbox? Conference London (Burlington House) https://www.linnean.org/meetings-and-events/events/what-should-be-in-your-digital-toolbox
10-11 The Diplomatic Edition of notarial and municipal charters in the Digital Age Seminar Avilés (Spain) mail to: mcalleja@uniovi.es; francisco.alvarez-carbajal@ehess.fr
10-12 DARIAH-EU Annual Event Meeting event with interactive sessions Ghent (Belgium) http://www.ghentcdh.ugent.be/content/dariah-eu-annual-event-ghent-outline-programme-available
20 Manuscrits: innovation et coopération/Manuscripts: innovation and cooperation CERL Annual Seminar 2016 Paris (BnF) https://www.cerl.org/_media/cerl_poster_-_paris_2016_-_full_programme_v7.pdf
25-28 Authority, Provenance, Authenticity, Evidence Conference and school Croatia (University of Zadar) http://apae.unizd.hr/?page_id=176

November 2016

Date Event Type Place URL
2-4 Code and Collation: Training Textual Scholars 3-day DiXiT-Workshop Amsterdam (Huygens Institute) https://sites.google.com/site/dixitcodingcollation/
2-4 Greek medical papyri. Text, context, hypertext DIGMEDTEXT Final Conference Parma (Italy) http://www.papirologia.unipr.it/ERC/eventi.html
3-5 Beyond Words: Illuminated Manuscripts from Boston Collections Symposium McMullen Museum, Boston College http://beyondwords2016.org/#symposium
15 MOMathon Online event http://momathon.icar-us.eu http://momathon.icar-us.eu
17-19 9th Annual Lawrence J. Schoenberg Symposium on Manuscript Studies in the Digital Age Symposium University of Pennsylvania http://www.library.upenn.edu/exhibits/lectures/ljs_symposium9.html
18-19 Digital Editing and the Medieval Manuscript: Roll – Fragment Workshop Yale University https://digitalrollsandfragments.com
21 (tbc) Humanités numériques: théories, débats, approches critiques Conference Lille (France) (MESHS) http://www.meshs.fr/page/dhnord2016_appel_a_communications
21 Digitised Hebrew manuscripts: British Library and beyond Conference London (The British Library) https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/digitised-hebrew-manuscripts-british-library-and-beyond-tickets-26408351089
23-25 Kolloquium Mittelalterliche Bildgeometrie Workshop Dresden, Schlosskapelle – Residenzschloss Download flyer

December 2016

Date Event Type Place URL
1-2 Versioning Cultural Objects: Concepts, Structures, and Expressions Conference An Foras Feasa, Maynooth University (Ireland) Vinayak.dasGupta(at)nuim.ie or roman.bleier(at)uni-graz.at
8-9 Digital Humanities Centres: Experiences and Perspectives Conference Warsaw (University Digital Humanities Laboratory) http://dhlabs2016.lach.edu.pl

January 2017

Date Event Type Place URL
26-28 The Reverse Telescope: Big Data and Distant Reading in the Humanities Conference AIUCD 2017 Conference location http://aiucd2017.aiucd.it

February 2017

Date Event Type Place URL
2-3 Parchment, Paper and Pixels: Medieval Writing and Modern Technology Conference Maastricht (The Netherlands) https://www.historici.nl/nieuws/call-papers-parchment-paper-and-pixels-medieval-writing-and-modern-technology
10 Computational Linguistics in the Netherlands (CLIN27) Conference (27th meeting CLIN) Leuven (Belgium) http://www.ccl.kuleuven.be/CLIN27/

March 2017

Date Event Type Place URL
16-17 Global Digital Humanities Symposium Symposium Michigan State University (East Lansing, MI) http://msuglobaldh.org

May 2017

Date Event Type Place URL
11-14 International Congress on Medieval Studies Congress Kalamazoo (MI, US) https://wmich.edu/medievalcongress

June 2017

Date Event Type Place URL
19-21 Fifth Annual Symposium on Medieval and Renaissance Studies Symposium Saint Louis (MO) http://smrs.slu.edu/
30-2 July 2017 The Normans in the South: Mediterranean Meetings in the Central Middle Ages
Conference University of Oxford http://www.haskinssociety.org/Normans-in-the-South

July 2017

Date Event Type Place URL
3-5 Digital Humanities Benelux Conference 2017 International conference Utrecht (the Netherlands) http://dhbenelux2017.eu
3-6 International Medieval Congress 2017 Congress Leeds http://www.leeds.ac.uk/ims/imc/imc2017_call.html

August 2017

Date Event Type Place URL
8-11 Digital Humanities 2017 Annual conference of the international Alliance of Digital Humanities Organizations (ADHO) Montréal (Canada) https://dh2017.adho.org

September 2017

Date Event Type Place URL
13-16 Monasteries in the digital humanities Conference Kraków-Tyniec (Poland) Mail to: derwich@gmail.com