Virtual Worlds as Digital Scholarly Editions: Masterclass at Maynooth U (Ireland)
Foras Feasa, The Research Institute in the Humanities at
Maynooth University is delighted to announce a Masterclass on
"Virtual Worlds as Digital Scholarly Editions" funded by the
DiXIT network, that will take place on 13-14 June 2017.
Masterclass aims to bring together experts from the fields of
Heritage 3D Visualisation and Digital Scholarly Editing to
create a common vocabulary between the two disciplines. This
Masterclass will explore and problematise the affordances of
Virtual Worlds within the theories and methodologies of
digital scholarly editing, including the constructing,
annotating, reviewing, and evaluating VWs as texts.
MasterClass is aimed at people with experience in the fields
of Heritage 3D Modelling and Visualisation and Digital
Scholarly Editing. Submissions are especially encouraged from
early career researchers or those with past and current
projects that would benefit from knowledge and skills on the
creation of virtual worlds as digital scholarly editions.
MasterClass will be limited to 12 participants. The event is
open to Irish, European, and international applicants.
Accommodation and transportation will be covered for all
selected participants up to a maximum of €250 for participants
based in the Republic of Ireland and up to €500 for
participants outside Ireland. Meals for all days of the event
will also be covered.
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Deadline for applications is the 19th of April 2017.
Professor of Digital Humanities
Director of An Foras Feasa
Maynooth, Co. Kildare
email: [hidden email]
phone: +353 1 708 3451
fax: +353 1 708 4797