CFP: Digital Textual Studies (6/30/06; 10/20/06)

full name / name of organization: 
Maura Ives
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Digital Textual Studies: Past, Present and Future

Texas A&M University, College Station, TX

October 19-21, 2006=20

The Digital Textual Studies: Past, Present and Future Symposium Planning =
Committee is issuing a call for posters that highlight digital =
humanities projects, tools or techniques or work in progress. We also =
encourage any college or university digital humanities program, center =
or group to present a poster that overviews their program. Posters may =
include a demonstration, traditional printed poster, or a combination of =
both. Wireless internet access will be available at the poster venue.

Short abstracts (250-500 words) should be submitted to the conference =
website,, before June 30, 2006. The proposals will =
be reviewed by the planning committee and successful applicants will be =
notified by July 31, 2006. The poster session will take place on the =
evening of October 20, 2006.=20

Digital Textual Studies: Past, Present and Future, will assess the =
current state and future prospects of digital textual studies, with an =
underlying emphasis on how digital media might change our ways of =
knowing or experiencing textuality. The symposium will feature an =
opening address by Jerome McGann, and presentations by Morris Eaves, =
Julia Flanders, Matthew Kirschenbaum, Kenneth Price, Peter Robinson, =
Peter Shillingsburg and Martha Nell Smith. For registration details see =
the symposim website,

For more information about the symposium or poster session, contact =
Maura Ives (m-ives at tamu dot edu).=20

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