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Call for Funding: Graduate Fellowship in Critical Digital Humanities

Graduate Fellowship in Critical Digital Humanities (deadline 28 June, 2021) The Graduate Fellowship in Critical Digital Humanities supports a small interdisciplinary cohort of University of Toronto Ph.D. candidates over the 2021-2022 academic year. Students will need to articulate their own project, which might involve engaging with digital humanities methods as the basis for a dissertation … Read More

Call For Funding: Emerging Projects Fund

The Emerging Projects Fund  in Critical Digital Humanities (deadline May 21, 2021)    The Critical Digital Humanities Initiative (CDHI) is a tri-campus research initiative that was funded by the University of Toronto’s Institutional Strategic Initiatives (ISI) Program in December 2020 for 3 years (Jan 2021-April 30, 2024). Building on the Digital Humanities Network (DHN) founded … Read More

Call for Applications – Postdoctoral Fellowship with the Critical Digital Humanities Initiative, University of Toronto (deadline: Feb 19)

The Critical Digital Humanities Initiative (CDHI), in concert with the University of Toronto School of Graduate Studies Provost Postdoctoral Fellowship Program, is pleased to invite applications for a two year, fixed term postdoctoral fellowship beginning no later than December 31, 2021. The successful applicant will be supervised by CDHI Director Elspeth Brown. Applicants should propose … Read More

Welcome to Caleb Wellum!

The DHN is please to extend a warm welcome to Caleb Wellum. Caleb joins the team as the winter term Program Assistant on a part time, temporary basis to assist with DHN events and the drive to develop the infrastructure for the Critical Digital Humanities Initiative. Caleb received his PhD from the University of Toronto … Read More

Farewell to Lawrence Evalyn!

Please join us in wishing our wonderful DHN Program Assistant, Lawrence Evalyn, a fond farewell! At the end of last semester, Lawrence completed his contract with the DHN. He now works to finalize his dissertation, “Print Politics in the Digital Archive, 1789-1799.” During his time with us, Lawrence proved to be an invaluable member of … Read More

DHN Winter Lightning Lunch Series, 2021

University of Toronto Digital Humanities Network Winter Lightning Lunch Series, 2021   Digital Literary Archives Tuesday, 26 January, 2021 12:00pm – 1:30pm   Welcome to a new year and new semester! To start off our winter programing, join the DHN for the first Lightning Lunch on Digital Literary Archives. Claire Battershill (University of Toronto), Michelle … Read More

Announcing the Critical Digital Humanities Initiative!

We are pleased to announce that the Digital Humanities Network (DHN)’s proposal to launch a three year Critical Digital Humanities Initiative (CDHI) has been funded! With nearly 3M of funding from the Institutional Strategic Initiatives and divisional contributions at the University of Toronto, the CDHI will bridge the humanities’ emphasis on power and culture with … Read More

Professor Kenzie Burchell appointed JHI-UTSC Digital Humanities Early Career Fellow

Kenzie Burchell (Ph.D. Media Communications, Goldsmiths, University of London, 2012) has been appointed as a JHI-UTSC Digital Humanities Early Career Fellow, where he will conduct research on the project Making Responsible Reporting Practices Visible: Humanitarian Crisis, Global Media, and the War in Syria. He is an Assistant Professor of Media, Journalism, and Digital Cultures at the … Read More

DHSI Discount Codes for University of Toronto Members

We have discount codes for University of Toronto faculty, students, librarians and staff to attend the Digital Humanities Summer Institute (DHSI) this summer. Please use codes: UT-Stdnt ($300) or UT-NonStdnt ($300). As a member of the Digital Library Federation we have additional discount codes: DLF-NonStdnt ($300) or DLF-Stdnt ($300). You can register for workshops at the … Read More

Welcome to the Digital Humanities Network

Welcome to the Jackman Humanities Institute’s Digital Humanities Network (DHN), based at the University of Toronto. The mandate of the DHN is to design and support initiatives that raise awareness and build upon U of T’s existing strengths in the digital humanities. The network defines the digital humanities broadly, including communities and methods, tools, and … Read More