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
magazén is accepting abstract proposals to its 2024 volume that highlight recent challenges and cutting edge experiences in the Digital and Public Humanities. Scholars are particularly invited to submit contributions that span from theoretical debates to methodological reflections, also comprising the examination of particular case studies from the heterogeneous domains of Digital and Public History, Art History, Archaeology, Cultural Heritage, Museum Studies, and Textual Scholarship.
The VeDPH is glad to welcome to the ninth edition of the Italian Conference on Computational Linguistics, CLiC-it, that will be held in Venice from November 30 to December 2, 2023.
The spirit of the conference is multi- and inter-disciplinary. Considering that the complexity of language phenomena needs cross-disciplinary competences, CLiC-it intends to bring together researchers of related disciplines such as Computational Linguistics, Natural Language Processing, Linguistics, Cognitive Science, Machine Learning, Computer Science, Knowledge Representation, Information Retrieval, and Digital Humanities. CLiC-it is open to contributions on all languages, with a particular emphasis on Italian.
The VeDPH is glad to announce that the new series of seminars in "Digital and Public Humanities" will start soon. The series is organised by the Venice Centre for Digital and Public Humanities (VeDPH), the Department of Humanities of the Ca' Foscari University, Venice. The Autumn series runs from September to December 2023. The seminars are held in person at Ca’ Foscari University of Venice, and can be attended either in person and online.They are delivered in English, open to all and free of charge.
You can read the full programme here.
The Master’s degree in Digital and Public Humanities integrates Humanities and Information Technology (IT) disciplines and supports the promotion of dissemination of culture and cultural activities in the public sphere.
The Masters programme is unique as it builds on the reputation and experience of the Humanities at Ca’ Foscari and combines this with the new technology specializations built up in the Department of Environmental Sciences, Informatics and Statistics. All classes are taught through English.
All the specific information on the enrolment, selection and matriculation processes are in the University website: in Italian and in English.