Global Digital Humanities Symposium

Michigan State University is hosting a Global Digital Humanities Symposium from 16-17 May 2017. The Programme will be added as soon as it is available.

Core topics are:

  • Critical cultural studies and analytics
  • Cultural heritage in a range of contexts
  • How identity categories, and their intersections, shape digital humanities work
  • Global research dialogues and collaborations
  • Indigeneity – anywhere in the world – and the digital
  • Digital humanities, postcolonialism, and neocolonialism
  • Global digital pedagogies
  • Digital and global languages and literatures
  • The state of global digital humanities community
  • Digital humanities, the environment, and climate change
  • The practice of digital humanities across textual, historical, and media divides
  • Innovative and emergent technologies across institutions, languages, and economies
  • Open data and open access policies in a global, postcolonial context
  • Scholarly communication and knowledge production in a global context

International Tashkubrīzādah Symposium

The İlmi Etüdler Derneği  is holding the ‘International Tashkubrīzādah Symposium‘ from 18-20 November 2016. The Call for Papers is open until 31 August 2016. The programme will be added as soon as it is available.

Kernthemen:

  • Tashkubrīzādah’s World: Ottoman Intellectual Life in the Sixteenth Century and Its Sources
  • Tashkubrīzādah’s Geography: Intersecting Intellectual Paths of Transoxania, Khorasan, and the Lands of Rūm
  • Tashkubrīzādah’s Universe: Cosmology, Causality and the God-World Relationship
  • Mind, Knowledge and Existence: Tashkubrīzādah’s Understanding of the Existence in the Mind
  • Language and Meaning: Sciences and Philosophy of Language in Tashkubrīzādah.
  • Tashkubrīzādah and the Tradition of Kalām
  • Writing History of Sciences: Miftāḥ al-sa‘āda and Historiography of Sciences
  • Tradition of the Classification of Sciences and Tashkubrīzādah
  • Tradition of the Linguistic Sciences and Tashkubrīzādah
  • Practical Sciences and Ethics in Tashkubrīzādah
  • Tradition of Writing Islamic Bio-bibliography and Tashkubrīzādah