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Symposium: Pushing the Boundaries of Arts and Culture Studies

We are very pleased to welcome two boundary-defying pioneers on a single stage. Both our distinguished speakers have achieved excellence in their respective disciplines to then cross the traditional divide between art history and social scientific work on arts and culture. Christian Huemer is an […]

PhD Studentship in Digital Humanities

The Department of Information Studies at University College London (UCLDIS) invites competitive applications for a three year fully funded doctoral research studentship in the area of Digital Humanities as part of their Enlightenment Architectures project. Closing date for applications is 31 May 2017. Note that […]

We’re hiring! 3 positions in the fields of Art History and Music History

Please click on the links below for more info: Pre PhD fellow Digital Art History Pre PhD fellow Digital Music History SA Digital Music History  

Call for papers for CRDH 2018

The Roy Rosenzweig Center for History and New Media invites submissions for the first annual Current Research in Digital History conference. Submissions should offer historical arguments and interpretations rather than showcase digital projects. We anticipate that the format of short presentations will provide an opportunity […]

CREATE Salon: Digital Search & Storytelling in History

This month’s topic of our CREATE Salon is Digital Search & Storytelling in History: user-technology relations and the affordances of digital (re)search tools. New digital search tools offer new ways to explore digital or digitized collections. However, how do researchers make use of these new […]

CREATE Salon: Digitizing the Enlightenment

CREATE Salon: Digitizing the Enlightenment

This month’s topic of our CREATE Salon is ‘Digitizing the Enlightenment‘, with presentations by: Prof. dr. Alicia de Montoya, Mr. dr. Helwi Blom, Rindert Jagersma MA, and dr. Juliette Reboul Middlebrow Enlightenment. Disseminating Ideas, Authors and Texts in Europe (1665-1820) (MEDIATE) MEDIATE is an ERC-funded digital humanities […]

Next Digital History Workshop GIS #2 Mapping Historical Data

Next Digital History Workshop GIS #2 Mapping Historical Data

This upcoming session of the Create Digital History Workshop is the second session of a three-part workshop on Geographic Information System (GIS); the digital toolbox for researchers working with geographic and spatial data. The aim of the Mapping Historical Data session is to build a basic understanding of the functionalities of […]

CREATE is hiring! Two Student Assistants in Digital Theatre History

The Amsterdam Centre for Cultural Heritage and Identity and the Department of Media Studies of the Faculty of Humanities are looking for two Student Assistants in the area of theatre history as part of the project Creative Amsterdam: An E-Humanities Perspective (CREATE), supervised by prof. […]

CREATE & GIS in Folia Magazine

In February 2017, CREATE project leader Julia Noordegraaf spoke with Folia Magazine about the use of GIS (Geographic Information System) in humanities research. She explained that ‘by making digital maps with GIS, you can uncover new patterns or relations. Information that you will not find […]

Next Digital History Workshop: GIS #1 From Networks to Maps

Next Digital History Workshop: GIS #1 From Networks to Maps

The next CREATE Digital History Workshop session is the first in a three-part series devoted to Geographic Information System (GIS). GIS is the digital toolbox for researchers working with geographic and spatial data. In this GIS From Networks to Maps session we will examine the interplay of spatial analysis and […]