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ACH @ MLA: Transacting DH: Roles, Rights, and Responsibilities of Collaboration

Session 487Saturday, January 5 at 12:00 PMAcapulco Room, Hyatt RegencyChicago, IL#mla19 #s487 In 2011, Tanya Clement and Dave Lester convened an NEH-supported conversation titled Off the Tracks, which led to the eventual publication of the Collaborators’ Bill of Rights. Prompted by this year’s presidential theme–Textual Transactions–this guaranteed panel supported by the Association for Computer in…Continue reading.

ACH @ MLA: The Porous Scholarly Edition

Co-sponsored with the MLA Committee on Scholarly Editions Co-organizers: Susan Brown (MLA Committee for Scholarly Editions) and  Lisa Rhody (Association for Computers and the Humanities)  Date: Friday, January 4, 2019Time: 10:15 – 11:30 AMRoom: Hyatt Regency, Gold CoastSession: 245Social Media: #MLA19 #s245 The following information is also available as a Google Doc, which will be used…Continue reading.

ACH Job Slam at the Annual General Meeting at DH2018 in Mexico City on June 28th

The ACH will host a Jobs Slam on Thursday, June 28, 2018 during the ACH’s General Meeting from 12:30 – 2 PM. The exact location of the meeting is still to be determined. Please stay tuned to @achdotorg on Twitter and the DH2018 conference website for information on locations. The Jobs Slam is a lively event and…Continue reading.

Sign up for the Newcomer’s Dinner at DH2018 – Wednesday, June 27th

Are you new to the DH community or to digital humanities conferences? Join a small group of newbies and ACH/DH old-timers at a local restaurant and make scholarly connections and new friendships. Dinners will happen the evening of Wednesday, 27 June, with parties departing after the poster session. The poster session ends at 7pm. Group…Continue reading.

Call for Participation: MLA Panel Transacting DH: Roles, Rights, and Responsibilities of Collaboration

In 2011, Tanya Clement and Doug Reside convened an NEH-supported conversation titled Off the Tracks, which led to the eventual publication of the Collaborators’ Bill of Rights. Prompted by this year’s presidential theme–Textual Transactions–this guaranteed MLA 2019 panel supported by the Association for Computer in the Humanities (ACH) will address questions of “transaction” as a…Continue reading.

Call for Participation: The Porous Scholarly Edition

This is a joint session proposed by the Association for Computers and the Humanities and the MLA Committee on Scholarly Editions; official CFP here: https://apps.mla.org/cfp_detail_11429 Has the scholarly edition become more porous as a result of the digital turn? This panel seeks reflections and provocations on the way that the boundaries of scholarly editions have…Continue reading.

Slide Show from the Job Slam at the ACH General Meeting

Participants at the Job Slam during ACH’s Annual General Meeting requested that the slides be made available for later use. With apologies for the two week delay, the slides are now available. Many thanks for your patience. Thanks so much to all those who participated and for the enthusiasm and support shown by our membership.…Continue reading.

ACH Job Slam at the Annual General Meeting @ 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM

The ACH will host a Jobs Slam on Thursday, August 10th, at the ACH Annual General Meeting during the DH 2017 Conference in Montréal. The exact location of the meeting is still to be determined. Please stay tuned to @achdotorg on Twitter and the DH2017 conference website for information on locations. The Jobs Slam is a lively…Continue reading.

Announcing the ACH-sponsored Roundtable for MLA 2016: What we talk about when we talk about DH

Each year, in its role as an affiliated organization of the Modern Languages Association, ACH sponsors a panel at the MLA’s annual convention. This year the MLA Convention is scheduled for January 7-10, 2016 in Austin, Texas, and the ACH-sponsored roundtable will address interdisciplinary vocabularies using a revised format designed to foster dialogue among panelists and…Continue reading.

The Devil in the Recording: Deformative Listening and Poetry

[The following by Brandon Walsh, which is cross-posted from his personal website, precedes his upcoming talk at the ACH-sponsored MLA panel “Digital Deformance and Scholarly Forms” on January 9, 2015 in room 212 of the WEST Vancouver Convention Center. Panelists were invited to share their thoughts about methodology in advance of Friday’s panel in efforts to foreground considerations of…Continue reading.