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                  Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 33, No. 24.
            Department of Digital Humanities, King's College London
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        Date: 2019-05-18 07:21:43+00:00
        From: Rada Varga 
        Subject: CfP Digital Humanities and Data Visualization - November 2019

Second edition
28-29 November 2019
Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Hosted by Babeș-Bolyai University


DigiHUBB (Transylvania Digital Humanities Centre, Babeș-Bolyai
University, Cluj-Napoca) invites submission of proposals for its second
conference relating to the general theme of “Digital Humanities and Data

Guest-speaker: Gabriel BODARD, Reader Dr. la Institute of Classical
Studies, University of London

Possible papers include, but are not limited to:
·       Cultural Heritage in Digital Humanitites
·        Data structuring, querying and visualization
·        3D imaging & modelling
·        Digital restoration
·        Web-Mapping, Gis and Visualization of Geospatial Data
·        VR and AR technologies for the Digital Humanities
·        Visualization in art history


Presentations may include the following types:
·       Papers (abstract maximum 800 words)
·       Panels
·       Pre-conference workshops and tutorials (proposal maximum 1200 words)

All proposals should include relevant citations to sources in the
appropriate literature. Citations are not to be included in the word
count. Additionally, proposals that concentrate on a particular tool or
digital resource should cite traditional as well as computer-based
approaches to the problem.


Proposals for papers (abstract maximum: 800 words) should deal with
substantial or completed research; report the development of significant
new methodologies or digital resources; and present rigorous
theoretical, speculative, or critical discussions. Individual papers
will be allocated 20 minutes for presentation and 10 minutes for questions.

Proposals relating to the development of new computing methodologies or
digital resources should indicate how the methods are applied to
research and/or teaching in the humanities and what their impact has
been in formulating and addressing research questions. They should also
include critical assessments of their application in the humanities as
well as of the computing methodologies used.


Panels should focus on a single theme and be conceived as a 90-minute
session of four to six speakers. Besides the paper abstracts, a short
(200-300 words) presentation of the panel should be submitted by the

Pre-Conference Workshops

Workshops are normally either half-day or full-day intensive
introductions to specific techniques, software packages or theoretical
approaches with a small number of participants. Participants in
pre-conference workshops will be expected to register for the full
conference as well as pay a small additional fee.

Proposals should provide the following information:
·  Title and brief description of the content or topic and its relevance
to the digital humanities community (not more than 1500 words)
·  Intended length and format of the workshop ·  Full contact
information for all tutorial instructors or workshop leaders, including
a one-paragraph statement summarizing their research interests and areas
of expertise;
·  Description of target audience and expected number of participants
(based, if possible, on past experience); and
·  Special requirements for technical support.
·  Proposed budget (workshops are expected to be self-financing); and If
the workshop is to have its own call for participation, a deadline and
date for notification of acceptances. The deadline for submitting papers
and workshop proposals is 11:59pm GMT on 30 June 2019. Presenters will
be notified of acceptance by 31 July 2010.

Papers presented at the conference will be published in Studia UBB Digitalia

LANGUAGE of the conference will be English.


The conference fee is 100 euros, including conference materials, lunches
and the conference dinner.

Brursaries: 10/12 bursary awards, in the form of free attendance to the
conference and pre-conference workshops, will be available for students
and early career researchers. Application should be sent along with the
paper/pane proposal and include, besides the abstract, a brief CV
emphasizing on your previous achievements and/or interest in digital

The conference will take place at the Babeș-Bolyai University, Cluj-Napoca.

Chair of the Organizing Committee
Dr. Rada Varga

Chair of the Scientific Committee
Dr. Corina Moldovan




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