Job Vacancy: Full-time FED-tWIN Position with Focus on Belgian Digital Book Heritage

KU Leuven and the Royal Library of Belgium (KBR) are accepting applications for the full-time FED-tWIN position, “POP Heritage – Popular Heritage Lost & Found. A new approach to the online exploration and curation of the Belgian mass market heritage (20th-21st Century).” 50% of this full-time position entails a tenure track position at the KU Leuven Arts Faculty in Cultural Studies with a focus on digital cultural heritage, data analysis, and data visualization in the field of Belgian popular literature….

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Event: Old Books and New Technologies: Medieval Books and the Digital Humanities in the Low Countries

On 6 and 7 May 2021, the Royal Library of Belgium (KBR) – together with several institutions including KU Leuven – will hold an international webinar on Old Books and New Technologies: Medieval Books and the Digital Humanities in the Low Countries. It will bring together researchers from libraries, archives, and museums, and university faculties with an interest in how the medieval book is contextualized by new technologies, with particular emphasis placed on the intersection of the medieval book and Digital…

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