Monday, December 10, 2012

Digital Humanities Symposium at the George Washington University, Jan 25 and 26

This event is free and open to the public and all guests are encouraged to bring their laptops and smartphones.  Free internet access will be provided for all in attendance.  This symposium will include 15-minute presentations on topics ranging from digital scholarship best practices, challenges, and future trends to disability, culture, and linguistic studies.  Presentations are designed with a broad audience in mind and address multiple disciplines. In addition to the more traditional 15-minute presentations, there will be a Skype session and hands-on proof-of-concept sessions.  Books about the digital humanities and other related topics will be available for purchase at the event.

Please see the Digital Humanities Symposium website ( a schedule of each day's events, maps and area hotel information, presentation abstracts and participant bios.  

***There is a registration link at the top of the Digital Humanities Symposium website - please make sure to fill this out.  After you register, you should receive a confirmation email.*** 

The symposium will be held on the George Washington University campus; specific location information is forthcoming. 

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