Premier lauréat de la Bourse commémorative Stéfan Sinclair

C’est avec grand plaisir que nous annonçons le premier lauréat de la bourse commémorative Stéfan Sinclair. Doctorant à l’université de Toronto, Arun Jacob a présenté au comité d’évaluation un dossier exceptionnel dans le domaine de la théorie critique des humanités numériques. Le comité tient à souligner la qualité de son projet de recherche, de ses lettres de recommandation et de ses nombreuses publications. En se servant des outils numériques pour critiquer les structures administratives à

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Announcing the First Stéfan Sinclair Memorial Scholarship

It is with pleasure that we announce that Arun Jacob has been chosen to receive the first Stéfan Sinclair Memorial Scholarship. His doctoral project in critical digital humanities, his strong letters of recommendation, his explanation of financial need and research history made his application outstanding. Moreover, his position on using theoretical and technological tools to question administrative structures in the university echoes Prof. Sinclair’s call to move beyond the borders of traditional scholarship. Arun Jacob

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Election results 2018: CSDH/SCHN executive

We are delighted to announce the results of our nomination and election process for four up-coming vacancies on our executive council. Secretary: Kim Martin (postdoctoral fellow, University of Guelph) Member-at-large: Laura Estill (Associate Professor of English, St Francis Xavier University) Graduate Student Representative: Chelsea Miya (PhD Candidate and CGS SSHRC fellow in English and Film Studies at the University

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Constitution

Article 1: Society Name and Mandate The name of the society is the Canadian Society for Digital Humanities / Société canadienne des humanités numériques(CSDH/SCHN), and is affiliated with the Canadian Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences as organisation 255. The purpose of the society is to draw together humanists throughout the university and college

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CSDH/SCHN Opening Plenary

A.K. Knowles “Locating the Holocaust” The CSDH/SCHN Program Committee is pleased to announce that A.K. Knowles, the McBride Professor of History at the University of Maine, will be giving the CSDH/SCHN conference’s opening plenary: Locating the Holocaust: Issues in Connecting Traumatic Experience to Perpetrator Places For decades, research in Holocaust Studies

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Graduate student experience at CSDH/SCHN

Last year, CSDH/SCHN had the honour of funding several graduate students to attend our annual conference as part of the Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences held at Ryerson University in Toronto. Their contributions of their own research papers and posters, as well as participation in the graduate student panel, made the conference stronger, more

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CSDH/SCHN CFP: Gathering Diversities

Regina, May 26-28, 2018 – Deadline Extended to January 19th The Canadian Society for Digital Humanities (https://csdh-schn.org/) invites scholars, practitioners, and graduate students to submit proposals for papers, posters, and digital demonstrations for its annual meeting, which will be held at the 2018 Congress of the Social Sciences and Humanities, University of Regina,

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Naylor Report: Call for responses

The Canadian Society for Digital Humanities/Société canadienne des humanités numériques is seeking feedback from the digital humanities community on the Investing in Canada’s Future: Strengthening the Foundations of Canadian Research Report (also called The Naylor Report), created as part of the Fundamental Science Review. The report is available at http://www.sciencereview.ca/. If you are

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CSDH/SCHN 2017 Outstanding Contribution Award

Stéfan Sinclair and Geoffrey Rockwell are the winners of the CSDH/SCHN 2017 Outstanding Contribution Award for Voyant Tools 2.0 and Hermeneutica: Computer-Assisted Interpretation in the Humanities (MIT 2016). Stéfan Sinclair is Associate Professor of Digital Humanities at McGill University and Director of the McGill Centre for Digital Humanities. Geoffrey Rockwell is Professor

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Developing a digital research infrastructure strategy

The Canadian Society for Digital Humanities / Société canadienne des humanités numériques (CSDH/SCHN) thanks Industry Canada for a chance to provide a submission to the consultation on Developing a Digital Research Infrastructure Strategy. CSDH/SCHN represents researchers across the humanities and across Canadian universities who are using digital methods in the

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DH2017 in Montreal

This August, the annual conference of the Alliance of Digital Humanities Organizations will be held in Montréal. The conference is hosted by CSDH/SCHN, and co-organized by  McGill University and the Université de Montréal.  The theme of the conference, “Access/Accès”, was chosen to invite and challenge participants to think about how we work responsibly and responsively in spheres

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CSDH/SCHN @ Congress 2017

Have you registered for Congress yet? Once you check out the great talks, digital demonstrations, and panels in our final program, you are going to want to get in on the action! Several of our events are open to the public, including our keynote by Tracy Fullerton! Please spread the word with anyone heading to

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