Around DH in 80 Days launch

We are happy to announce that the Around DH in 80 Days project launched on June 21. For the next 80 days we will deliver on our promise to take you to different parts of the globe every day to visit a digital humanities project or team. Enjoy the journey! Tweet

Reminder: CFP – Minimal Computing Group Kickstart

The GO::DH Minimal Computing Working Group will kickstart itself at DH2014 with a workshop.  A key component of this workshop is a series of lightning talks (2-5 minute presentations) on current work going on in the area from around the globe.  The deadline for submissions is May 1. As CFPs go the requirements are pretty […]

GO::DH Election results (2014 Executive)

This past week, Global Outlook::Digital Humanities held the election for its first elected executive (the founding executive was self-appointed). Interest in the election was very strong. There were twenty candidates for eight positions and, with well over 100 ballots cast, approximately 1/3 of the membership voted. Under GO::DH’s new bylaws, the Executive will has eight […]

Call for nominations: Global Outlook::Digital Humanities initial elected executive

Global Outlook::Digital Humanities is holding elections under its new bylaws. In subsequent years, we are supposed to hold our elections in January. For this first year, the elections are being held in February. The new bylaws require an elected executive of 8 members. In this first year, all 8 positions are vacant. In subsequent years, […]

Proposed Bylaws

The following bylaws have been developed by the founding executive of GO::DH. They are presented to the membership of the Global Outlook::Digital Humanities mailing list for comment and approval. Preamble The name of this organisation is ‘Global Outlook :: Digital Humanities’ (hereafter abbreviated ‘GO::DH’). The primary purpose of GO::DH is to help break down barriers […]

Global Outlook::Digital Humanities Essay Prize Winners Announced

We are pleased to announce the winners of the first University of Lethbridge, Global Outlook::Digital Humanities, Digital Studies/Le champ numérique Global Digital Humanities Essay Prize. How we determined these results The competition received 53 entries in 7 languages, with 38 submissions in English. These were adjudicated by an international committee with competency in all submitted languages […]

First GO::DH Conference, Second Meeting of Digital Humanists

Call for Participation 2º Meeting of Humanistas Digitales: Digital Humanities in a Global Context May 21 to 23, 2014     Introduction Following the success of the First Meeting of Humanistas Digitales (17 and May 18, 2012), this Second Meeting intends to continue to innovate, bringing together researchers, teachers, students and the general public interested in the use of […]

Global Digital Humanities Essay prize: Interim report

Submissions for to the Global Outlook::Digital Humanities essay prize closed yesterday. Approximately sixty submissions were received from at least 15 countries and in at least six languages. Submissions came from all types of researchers: undergraduate and graduate students, post-doctoral researchers, junior and senior university faculty, independent scholars and activists. The submissions are now being sorted […]

2013 Report to the ADHO Steering Committee

The following is the chair’s 2013 report to the ADHO Steering Committee. Comments welcome! About Global Outlook::Digital Humanities is the first ADHO Special Interest Group (SIG). It is the successor to various “outreach” and “North-South” initiatives proposed by ADHO members and Constituent Organisations, including SDH-SEMI (as it then was), ACH, and the ALLC (while this […]