Recap: March 2022 DH Virtual Discussion Group

The first meeting of the spring 2022 edition of the DH Virtual Discussion Group for ECRs in Belgium kicked off on Monday 21 March with a presentation from Gianluca Valenti (University of Liège). We had a total of twenty attendees—some new faces and some familiar ones—who all contributed to an engaging conversation about digital humanities.  This session followed our standard format, which opens with a greeting from the organizers, Julie M. Birkholz (KBR and Ghent University), Margherita Fantoli (KU Leuven),…

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Digital Humanities Virtual Discussion Group for ECRs in Belgium: Spring 2022 Edition

Are you an early career researcher in the field of Digital Humanities or a student interested in DH approaches who would like to discuss DH with other early career researchers in the Belgian DH community? If so, you might be interested in joining the DH Virtual Discussion Group for ECRs! This series is jointly organized by KU Leuven Libraries Artes Research and the Ghent Centre for Digital Humanities.   Our first two sessions this spring will continue the “under-the-hood” format. In these sessions, a volunteer from our community…

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Event: Third Session of the DH Virtual Discussion Group for ECRs in Belgium with Speaker Dr. Rudy Jos Beerens 

On Monday 13 December the third session of the DH Virtual Discussion Group for Early Career Researchers in Belgium will take place (via Zoom at 15:00-16:30 CET).   Next Monday’s speaker is Dr. Rudy Jos Beerens from KU Leuven, whose “Under-the-Hood” presentation is titled “From Archival Source to Structured Data: A Practical Introduction to Project Cornelia’s (Slow) Digital Art History.” The following abstract provides an overview of Jos’s research interests and his planned talk for our discussion group:   In this session, Rudy Jos Beerens (KU Leuven) discloses how Project Cornelia – an ongoing digital art history project led by Koenraad…

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Event: Second Session of the DH Virtual Discussion Group for ECRs in Belgium with Speaker Dr. Joren Six 

On Monday 22 November the second session of the DH Virtual Discussion Group for Early Career Researchers in Belgium will take place (via Zoom at 15:00-16:30 CET). This session follows on a successful first session of the Fall edition where we had an attendance of 27 individuals from the Belgian DH community. We are certain the next session will be as engaging and interesting as the first!  Monday’s speaker is Dr. Joren Six from Ghent University, whose “Under-the-Hood” presentation is titled “Demystifying Deep Learning: Automatically Labeling a Corpus of Field Recordings.” The following abstract provides an overview of Joren’s research…

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Event: DH Virtual Discussion Group for ECRs in Belgium

Are you a Digital Humanities student or early career researcher in Belgium who would like to discuss DH with other early career researchers in the Belgian DH community? If so, you might be interested in joining the DH Virtual Discussion Group for ECRs! This series is jointly organized by the KU Leuven Libraries Artes DH Commons and the Ghent Centre for Digital Humanities. This Fall 2021 edition follows a successful first year of the series and marks the third edition.   While the last year and a half has proved challenging for so many of us in diverse ways, the DH…

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Event: DH Virtual Discussion Group for Early Career Researchers in Belgium, Spring Semester 2021

Merisa Martinez, our DH expert and keeper of the DH Commons, and prof. dr. Julie Birkholz of the Ghent Center for Digital Humanities and the Royal Library of Belgium’s newly formed Digital Research Lab join forces again to host new sessions of the virtual DH discussion group for early career researchers in Belgium. For this Spring Semester the format will be “Under the Hood” sessions, which entails a volunteer from the DH community providing a fifteen minute overview of a digital project which implements a…

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Event: DH Virtual Discussion Group for Early Career Researchers in Belgium

The DH Commons (Merisa Martinez and Demmy Verbeke) and prof. dr. Julie Birkholz of the Ghent Center for Digital Humanities and the Royal Library of Belgium’s newly formed Digital Research Lab will organize a virtual DH discussion group for early career researchers in Belgium. With the goal of collaborating despite Covid-19, we are going to meet online three times in the first semester of this academic year. Julie and Merisa will moderate three 90 minute sessions on: Tuesday 13 October from 15:00 – 16:30;…

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