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  • D³: Digital Media, Distant Reading, and Discipline. Keynote of the Canadian Writing Research Collaboratory Workshop, a free two-day workshop, 9-5:30, Sept. 30-Oct. 1, celebrating the launch of the Collaboratory project This talk explored how traditionally, literary and cultural studies resist digital media, holding on to “close reading,” and […]

    D³: Digital Media, Distant Reading, and Discipline

    D³: Digital Media, Distant Reading, and Discipline. Keynote of the Canadian Writing Research Collaboratory Workshop, a free two-day workshop, 9-5:30, Sept. 30-Oct. 1, celebrating the launch of the Collaboratory project This talk explored how traditionally, literary and cultural studies resist digital media, holding on to “close reading,” and […]

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  • Lori Saint-Martin, Université de Québec à Montréal, Closing Plenary “Language as Spaces, Translation as Play: Moving (Through) Languages” Lori Saint-Martin is an award-winning author, translator, and professor. Her translation of Last Notes and Other Stories by Tamas Dobozy (HarperCollins, 2007) won the 2007 Governor General’s Literary Award for […]

    CWRC Conference Keynote: Lori Saint-Martin

    Lori Saint-Martin, Université de Québec à Montréal, Closing Plenary “Language as Spaces, Translation as Play: Moving (Through) Languages” Lori Saint-Martin is an award-winning author, translator, and professor. Her translation of Last Notes and Other Stories by Tamas Dobozy (HarperCollins, 2007) won the 2007 Governor General’s Literary Award for […]

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  • Keynote speaker Bethany Nowviskie directs digital scholarship activities at the University of Virginia Library, including the Scholars’ Lab. She also works as associate director of the Mellon-funded Scholarly Communication Institute, chairs the MLA’s Committee on Information Technology, and serves as vice president of the Association for Computers and […]

    CWRC Conference Keynote: Bethany Noviskie

    Keynote speaker Bethany Nowviskie directs digital scholarship activities at the University of Virginia Library, including the Scholars’ Lab. She also works as associate director of the Mellon-funded Scholarly Communication Institute, chairs the MLA’s Committee on Information Technology, and serves as vice president of the Association for Computers and […]

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  • CWRCites interested in learning more about digital humanities should seriously consider attending the amazing Digital Humanities Summer Institute at University of Victoria, June 4-8. It’s 5 immersive days of DH in a great setting with wonderful, supportive people. The course being offered by Susan Brown and Stan Ruecker […]

    DHSI Registration

    CWRCites interested in learning more about digital humanities should seriously consider attending the amazing Digital Humanities Summer Institute at University of Victoria, June 4-8. It’s 5 immersive days of DH in a great setting with wonderful, supportive people. The course being offered by Susan Brown and Stan Ruecker […]

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  • The CWRC2 Canadian Women Writers: Space/Place/Play conference at Ryerson University, featuring keynotes by Dionne Brand, Bethany Nowviskie, and Lori Saint-Martin and a number of papers on digital projects, takes place Oct. 27-29th. The programme is here and registration information is here. The conference is preceded by a free […]

    Space/Place/Play

    The CWRC2 Canadian Women Writers: Space/Place/Play conference at Ryerson University, featuring keynotes by Dionne Brand, Bethany Nowviskie, and Lori Saint-Martin and a number of papers on digital projects, takes place Oct. 27-29th. The programme is here and registration information is here. The conference is preceded by a free […]

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  • Thursday, October 27th, Ryerson University, 9-3:30 in conjunction with the CWRC2 Space/Place/Play Conference The workshop features a range of visualization tools, including Voyeur/Voyant in the morning and Jeremy Boggs and Bethany Nowviskie on Omeka and Neatline in the afternoon. Location: is changing: please check back! Schedule: 8:30 Coffee […]

    Ryerson Mini-Workshop

    Thursday, October 27th, Ryerson University, 9-3:30 in conjunction with the CWRC2 Space/Place/Play Conference The workshop features a range of visualization tools, including Voyeur/Voyant in the morning and Jeremy Boggs and Bethany Nowviskie on Omeka and Neatline in the afternoon. Location: is changing: please check back! Schedule: 8:30 Coffee […]

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  • The final version of the schedule for the Ryerson Space/Place/Play conference, Oct. 27-29, featuring Dionne Brand, Bethany Nowviskie, and Lori St Martin along with a host of fascinating papers, is available below and on the conference website along with registration and hotel information. To sign up for the […]

    Final Ryerson Conference Program

    The final version of the schedule for the Ryerson Space/Place/Play conference, Oct. 27-29, featuring Dionne Brand, Bethany Nowviskie, and Lori St Martin along with a host of fascinating papers, is available below and on the conference website along with registration and hotel information. To sign up for the […]

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  • 1:30pm, September 30 L-3, Humanities Centre, University of Alberta D3: Digital Media, Distant Reading, and Discipline This talk will explore how traditionally, literary and cultural studies resist digital media, holding on to “close reading,” and critique, which have little value to modern culture. However, the joining of digital […]

    Laura Mandell Public Lecture

    1:30pm, September 30 L-3, Humanities Centre, University of Alberta D3: Digital Media, Distant Reading, and Discipline This talk will explore how traditionally, literary and cultural studies resist digital media, holding on to “close reading,” and critique, which have little value to modern culture. However, the joining of digital […]

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  • Early rates have expired, but rooms are still available at hotels in the area: Lister Guest Rooms 20 guest rooms High-speed internet access (requires ethernet cable) One wheelchair accessible room Check-in is after 4:00 pm and check-out is by 11:00 am. Nightly Rates: Queen Room: From $119.00 plus […]

    CWRC Edmonton Launch and Workshop Accomodations

    Early rates have expired, but rooms are still available at hotels in the area: Lister Guest Rooms 20 guest rooms High-speed internet access (requires ethernet cable) One wheelchair accessible room Check-in is after 4:00 pm and check-out is by 11:00 am. Nightly Rates: Queen Room: From $119.00 plus […]

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  • The Ryerson CWRC2 mini-workshop will run 9 until 3:30 on Thursday, October 27th, before the conference starts. Project intro, visualization prototypes and CWRC tool prototypes with Susan Brown, Stéfan Sinclair and Stan Ruecker in the morning; spatial and mapping session with Bethany Nowviskie and Jeremy Boggs in the […]

    Ryerson Mini-CWRCshop Registration

    The Ryerson CWRC2 mini-workshop will run 9 until 3:30 on Thursday, October 27th, before the conference starts. Project intro, visualization prototypes and CWRC tool prototypes with Susan Brown, Stéfan Sinclair and Stan Ruecker in the morning; spatial and mapping session with Bethany Nowviskie and Jeremy Boggs in the […]

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