Monthly Archive: February 2015

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Through digital reality – part one

I have just spent one week with 400 other Digital Humanists. This is what happens when you go to the yearly conference of the DH association of the German-speaking countries. It took place, as I mentioned in an earlier post, in the lovely city of Graz and the program was, to say things euphemistically, somewhat dense. I listened, tweeted and chaired. These three activities filled the five days in a way that I, in part, expected and in part did not.

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Posting Poster Part 1 – #dhd2015

This is the poster Carolin Hahn presents at the #dhd2015 conference, carrying the title “Auch ich in Rom! Die literarische Inszenierung sozialer Kontakte und Wissenstransfers in deutschsprachigen Reiseberichten Anfang des 19. Jahrhunderts” Enjoy!

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Good Graz – #dhd2015

Only a couple of days, if not rather hours, before the yearly conference organized by the association for Digital Humanities in the German-speaking countries begins. This year, it takes place in the Austrian city of Graz, where I already had the opportunity to attend a conference in July 2011 and was absolutely charmed by the place. I have several reasons to look forward to the event. One of them is the conference live-tweeting. On the scale of several parallel sections and a whole week, it takes such proportions that you cannot dedicate just one person to it, and the archiving doesn’t...

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Find your comet

I haven’t blogged in what feels like a very long time. In the past weeks, I have given the final classes of my locum professorship and returned to a life where I take my bike to go to work (even in February). It turns out to be a much quieter life, even though I had never really had that feeling before I started commuting – everything needs something to be compared to in order to gain its real value, it seems. Not that I would be bored in any way. In my last week in term (when I had my last commute), I took...