[武大]2018年牛津大学数字人文暑期学校即将召开

[武汉大学数字人文研究中心网站消息]The annual Digital Humanities at Oxford Summer School (DHOxSS) runs this year from 2nd to 6th July at Keble College Oxford.

The Summer School offers training to anyone with an interest in the Digital Humanities, including academics at all career stages, students, project managers, and people who work in IT, libraries, cultural heritage, publishing and other industries.

"An exciting, exhausting and eye-opening week. I came away inspired, both for my current and future research."DHOxSS 2017 participant

How it worksAnyone may register, there is no application process and we do not select or screen participants, or require any previous qualifications (however you should check your chosen workshop for details of any prior technical knowledge which is necessary).

Participants follow one workshop strand throughout the week, supplementing their training with up to three expert guest lectures.

All workshop strands will be held at Keble College Oxford. We have reserved some accommodation at Keble for participants from Sunday to Thursday – you can book this during your registration process at an additional cost of £70 per night – see ourAccommodation page.

Location

Keble College is located in thecentre of Oxford. Evening meals are not included in the registration fee, however you will find a variety of eating options (cafes, historic pubs, takeaways and restaurants) within a few minutes walk of the College. For reviews and recommendations, seeDaily InfoorTripadvisor.

Workshop teaching and additional lectures will mainly take place in the Sloane Robinson Building (one workshop will take place in the Pusey Quad). Morning and afternoon refreshment breaks will be in the ARCO Building. Lunches will be served in the Dining Hall. All rooms apart from the Pusey Quad are fully accessible.

TimetableOn Monday and Friday there will beopening and closing keynotes. The rest of the week will comprise teaching in your workshop group, plus some additional guest lectures. Lunch is served each day at Keble College.

There are also optionalevening events(some at additional cost) available on a first come, first served basis.

Registration will take place at approximately 8.15 to 9.15am on Monday 2nd July, followed by the official start of the Summer School with our opening keynote. The Summer School will end at approximately 4pm on Friday 6th July – there is an optional informal pub trip that evening.

You are responsible for making your own travel arrangements to and from the event. You can also book accommodation at Keble College through the online shop when you register (first come, first served).

How to registerUnless you are applying for a bursary, you should use the University of Oxford'sOnline Shopto book and pay for your Summer School place, accommodation and any social events you want to attend. You will need to set up an account with the Online Shop and pay by debit/credit card. Provisional bookings cannot be made.

What is included?

Your registration fee includes:

The five-day workshop

Keynote and additional lectures

Lunch and morning/afternoon refreshments

Welcome drinks reception and poster session

Some evening activities (while places available)

Participant pack

A certificate of attendance

Before you register, you will need to know:

Which one of the workshop strands you want to attend for the week

Which evening events you want to attend

Whether you want to book accommodation at Keble College (if still available)

Any dietary or accessibility requirements

That you can bring a suitable laptop if your workshop requires one

Key dates

Poster submission deadline for welcome reception poster session:Friday 18th May

Registration closes:midnight on Monday 18th June(or earlier, if all places are sold)

"An intellectually stimulating whirlwind of a week with an excellent group of people."DHOxSS 2017 participant