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ACH-Supported Student Experiences at DH 2018

The Association for Computers and the Humanities was delighted to support the participation of ten early career scholars from across the globe in the DH2018 conference held in Mexico City. We thank these students for their participation in the conference and for reflecting upon their experiences in the posts below: Melanie Walsh (US) “Tweets of a…Continue reading.

ACH seeks volunteers for the DH2020 Program Committee

The Association for Computers and the Humanities (ACH) is soliciting self-nominations for ACH members to serve on the Program Committee (PC) for the international ADHO DH2020 conference, to be held in Ottawa, Canada. The PC approves the structure and content of the entire academic program; serving on this committee offers ACH members an opportunity to…Continue reading.

DH2018 Please Ask/Do Tell Stickers

Please Ask/Do Tell stickers are back for DH2018! Much like at DH2016, the Please Ask/Do Tell stickers are designed to be invitations for conversation. If you have insight into the conference, a particular community of practice within Digital Humanities, a job opportunity to share, mentoring advice, or other information you are willing to share, attach…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.

ACH2019 Program Committee

The Association for Computers and the Humanities, in conjunction with our partners at Carnegie Mellon University, Duquesne University, and the University of Pittsburgh are delighted to announce the program committee for the ACH2019 conference: Heather Froehlich, Digital Scholarship Fellow in Text Analysis and an Assistant Librarian at Penn State University. Patrick Juola, Professor of Computer Science in the…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.

CfP for MLA 2018: Printable Pedagogy and 3D Theses

Over the last decade, at roughly the same time that digital humanities methods and tools have appeared in language and literature classrooms and research, universities have made investments in 3D printing and makerspaces. And in a similar way to digital humanities, those working in modern languages might not immediately see how they could use fabrication…Continue reading.

ACH Statement on Digital Humanities Conferences and Events

As advocates for social change through the use of computers and related technologies in the study of humanistic subjects, the Association for Computers and the Humanities (ACH) notes that decisions regarding participation in conferences, co-sponsorships, and other in-person events should be made with careful attention to the safety of the most vulnerable members of our…Continue reading.

Call for Reviewers and Reviewer Nominations for DH 2017

ACH is delighted to release the 2017 call for reviewers and reviewer nominations to its members. In June, the ADHO Steering Committee unanimously approved the DH 2017/DH 2018 joint program committee proposal that we formally expand the pool of reviewers. As part of this proposal, each Constituent Organization has been invited to nominate members who…Continue reading.

Please Ask, Do Tell! at DH2016

If you’re attending the DH2016 conference in Krakow and you’re looking for professional advice, job opportunities or just want to say hi to some friendly people, keep an eye out for ‘ask’ and ‘tell’ stickers. You can also add ask or tell stickers to your conference badge to help start conversations – pick up your…Continue reading.