CWRC News

General news/updates

  •   The Collaboratory is up and running with its new interface. You can enter by browsing projects, looking news and recent activity, or by browsing or searching the collections. Members can go straight to their personal dashboards, or to the dashboards of their projects.

    Welcome to the Collaboratory

      The Collaboratory is up and running with its new interface. You can enter by browsing projects, looking news and recent activity, or by browsing or searching the collections. Members can go straight to their personal dashboards, or to the dashboards of their projects.

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  • The Canadian Writing Research Collaboratory launched in September at the Digital Textualities/Canadian Contexts conference in Edmonton. Thanks to all who came out, and to our wonderful speakers Cecily Devereux (CWRC Research Board), Susan Hamilton (Office of Research), Geoffrey Harder (University of Alberta Libraries),  Geoffrey Rockwell (Kule Institute for Advanced […]

    CWRC Launched!

    The Canadian Writing Research Collaboratory launched in September at the Digital Textualities/Canadian Contexts conference in Edmonton. Thanks to all who came out, and to our wonderful speakers Cecily Devereux (CWRC Research Board), Susan Hamilton (Office of Research), Geoffrey Harder (University of Alberta Libraries),  Geoffrey Rockwell (Kule Institute for Advanced […]

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  • Studies in Canadian Literature/Études en littérature canadienne   Digital Textualities/Canadian Contexts | Textualités numériques/Contextes canadiens CALL FOR PAPERS Essays on the intersection of text and the digital in the Canadian context are invited by the Canadian Writing Research Collaboratory/Collaboratoire scientifique des écrits du Canada (CSÉC/CWRC) for a special […]

    SCL Special Issue: CFP on Digital Textualities/Canadian Contexts |Textualités numériques/Contextes canadiens

    Studies in Canadian Literature/Études en littérature canadienne   Digital Textualities/Canadian Contexts | Textualités numériques/Contextes canadiens CALL FOR PAPERS Essays on the intersection of text and the digital in the Canadian context are invited by the Canadian Writing Research Collaboratory/Collaboratoire scientifique des écrits du Canada (CSÉC/CWRC) for a special […]

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  • Digital Textualities and Canadian Contexts (September 21-22, 2016) celebrates the launch of the Canadian Writing Research Collaboratory’s online research environment. Join us for stimulating program of papers on a wide range of topics related to the impact of technologies on the production and study of culture in Canada. Keynote: “Writing Telematics // Other […]

    CWRC Launch Conference

    Digital Textualities and Canadian Contexts (September 21-22, 2016) celebrates the launch of the Canadian Writing Research Collaboratory’s online research environment. Join us for stimulating program of papers on a wide range of topics related to the impact of technologies on the production and study of culture in Canada. Keynote: “Writing Telematics // Other […]

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  • The beta version of  The Canadian Writing Research Collaboratory (CWRC) website was launched on May 29th 2016 at the Congress of the HSSFC held at the University of Calgary. The “beta” label  means that although the core functionality is in place, there will be further developments, debugging, and […]

    CWRC Beta Site Launch

    The beta version of  The Canadian Writing Research Collaboratory (CWRC) website was launched on May 29th 2016 at the Congress of the HSSFC held at the University of Calgary. The “beta” label  means that although the core functionality is in place, there will be further developments, debugging, and […]

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  • Voyant is “a web-based text reading and analysis environment for digital texts,” designed to “make it easy for you to work” with texts or collections of texts in various formats, such as HTLM, XML, PDF, RTF or MS Word (Getting Started). This tool is ideal for those students, […]

    Launch of Voyant 2.0

    Voyant is “a web-based text reading and analysis environment for digital texts,” designed to “make it easy for you to work” with texts or collections of texts in various formats, such as HTLM, XML, PDF, RTF or MS Word (Getting Started). This tool is ideal for those students, […]

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  • The beta version of the Canadian Writing Research Collaboratory will launch at the Congress of the HSSFC at the University of Calgary from noon-1:30 on May 29th in STS  (Science Theatre) 129. The launch over lunch will feature an overview of CWRC’s online research environment, followed by a demonstration of […]

    CWRC Beta Site Launch @ Congress 2016

    The beta version of the Canadian Writing Research Collaboratory will launch at the Congress of the HSSFC at the University of Calgary from noon-1:30 on May 29th in STS  (Science Theatre) 129. The launch over lunch will feature an overview of CWRC’s online research environment, followed by a demonstration of […]

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  • The University of Guelph, University of Toronto Scarborough Library, Brock University, and Ryerson University are holding a Digital Pedagogy Institute on May 13th, 2016. This is a one-day symposium and will be held immediately after the DH@Guelph summer workshops. There is also an exciting call for 1 hour papers […]

    Digital Pedagogy Institute 2016

    The University of Guelph, University of Toronto Scarborough Library, Brock University, and Ryerson University are holding a Digital Pedagogy Institute on May 13th, 2016. This is a one-day symposium and will be held immediately after the DH@Guelph summer workshops. There is also an exciting call for 1 hour papers […]

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  • The University of Guelph is offering a four day workshop from May 9-12 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Outside of workshop time there will be additional optional events. More information about the summer workshops can be found here. The 2016 Digital Pedagogy Institute will follow immediately after […]

    DH@Guelph Summer Workshops

    The University of Guelph is offering a four day workshop from May 9-12 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Outside of workshop time there will be additional optional events. More information about the summer workshops can be found here. The 2016 Digital Pedagogy Institute will follow immediately after […]

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  • The art of recreation: practice, performance and formation Conference under the direction of Peggy Roquigny and Laurent Turcot Chaire de recherche du Canada en histoire des loisirs et des divertissements, UQTRTrois-Rivières Qc, November 24 and 25, 2016 This interdisciplinary conference is directed at researchers, experts and professionals from […]

    Call for papers: The art of recreation: practice, performance and formation

    The art of recreation: practice, performance and formation Conference under the direction of Peggy Roquigny and Laurent Turcot Chaire de recherche du Canada en histoire des loisirs et des divertissements, UQTRTrois-Rivières Qc, November 24 and 25, 2016 This interdisciplinary conference is directed at researchers, experts and professionals from […]

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