Monthly Archives: July 2016

CfP “Maritime Literary Cultures: Reading and Writing at Sea”, Heidelberg, 28-29 Oct 2016

A workshop organized by the Cluster of Excellence “Europe and Asia in a Global Context” The sea has seen a recent resurgence in scholarly interest across history and literary studies, in part spurred by a desire to understand the processes and effects of globalisation in its historical and contemporary contexts. But the sea is no […]

CfP: Materiality as a challenge. The late medieval codex and the basic historical sciences, Heidelberg, 16-17 February 2017

Our associated scholar Charlotte Kempf has asked us to circulate this call for papers. Two research projects of the DFG collaborative research center 933 Material Text Cultures. Materiality and Presence of Writing in Non-Typographic Societies, projects A06 (The Paper Revolution in Late Mediaeval Europe. Comparative Investigations into Changing Technologies and Culture in ‘Social Space’) and […]

CfP: Crossing Boundaries – Books as Bridges, Göttingen, 6-7 April 2017

The fifth annual meeting of the IBG young scholars will take place in Göttingen. The conference theme is “Crossing Boundaries – Books as Bridges”. The conference will lead to a better understanding of the content- and media-related, conceptual, geographic, political and legal dimensions of crossing boundaries in books and the book indsutry. Thematic streams include, […]


The Centre for Information Modelling – Austrian Centre for Digital Humanities at the University of Graz is holding a two day sympoisum on DIGITAL SCHOLARLY EDTIONS AS INTERFACES which is kindly endorsed by DiXiT. The symposium will discuss the relationship between digital scholarly editing and interfaces by bringing together experts of DSEs and Interface Design, editors […]