Virtual Worlds as Digital Scholarly Editions: Masterclass at Maynooth University (Ireland)

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Virtual Worlds as Digital Scholarly Editions: Masterclass at Maynooth University (Ireland)

Susan Schreibman

An Foras Feasa, The Research Institute in the Humanities at Maynooth University is delighted to announce a Masterclass on "Virtual Worlds as Digital Scholarly Editions" that will take place from 13 to 14 June 2017.

This 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.

For more information please see the An Foras Feasa website.


This 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.

The 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.  


Applications should be made via this Google Form. Deadline for applications is the 19th of April 2017.

Susan Schreibman
Professor of Digital Humanities
Director of An Foras Feasa
Iontas Building
Maynooth University
Maynooth, Co. Kildare

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phone: +353 1 708 3451
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