The Venice Centre for Digital and Public Humanities (VeDPH) is part of the Department of Humanities of Ca' Foscari University of Venice. It supports the development, accessibility and dissemination of research and teaching in the Digital (DH) and Public Humanities (PH) by facilitating exchange and coordination between existing experiences and by inspiring new projects.
- collaborates in various research projects with local, national and international partner institutions
- coordinates the current master in DH and organizes summer school and the new degree
- set up a series of events interesting for researchers, students and people
The VeDPH is continuing its Seminar Series in Digital and Public Humanities. The next appointment with the Autumn Series is on the 21st September 2022, both in presence, in Venice, and online. The cycle includes seminars on a wide range of topics: from language processing to digital classics, from historical GIS to computational methods. The seminars are open to all and free of charge. Video recording of seminars are available in our YouTube channel! Further information will be available shortly on our website and on social media.
magazén is accepting proposals to its 2023 volume, which shall devote two semestral issues to the concept of ‘relations’ and how these relations are implemented, operationalised and analysed as interdependencies, links, and connections in practices of Digital and Public Humanities scholarship. For scholars interested in submitting a proposal, please send the provisional title, the abstract between 250-500 words together with a short biographical note and a possibly also provisional bibliography. All materials should be sent by September 30, 2022. For further details please contact the editorial board ( firstname.lastname@example.org).
Ca' Foscari's Master Programme in Digital and Public Humanities is open for enrolment from 1st July 2022! The programme combines teaching in traditional humanities fields such as literary studies, history, art history and archaeology in connection with digital media and methods from computer science. A special focus is given to research and communication with and in the public sphere. Practices of the digital transformation of society and cultural heritage are studied in relation to social identity, cultural landscapes and communities. Here detailed information about the programme and how to enroll.
The Venice Centre for Digital and Public Humanities (VeDPH) gladly announces the publication of magazén, International Journal for Digital and Public Humanities.The journal aims at stimulating an interdisciplinary discourse on methods and practices serving a collaborative development of durable, reusable, shared resources for research and learning in the field of digital and public humanities. magazén 3.1 (2022) is devoted to theories and practices in the field of Digital and Public Humanities with a special focus on [re]constructions. All articles are freely accessible online.