Monday September 25, 2017

Seminar Series 2018-2019: Digital and Public Humanities

Semester 1: Digital Humanities

Dr Andrea Gullotta (University of Glasgow): Beauty in Hell: The Challenges of the Digital Representation of the Gulag, 8 October 2018

Dr Sofya Gavrilova (University of Oxford, Moscow Higher School of Economics): Digital Humanities Knowledge Production in Russia: Between Academia and NGO, 26 November 2018

Dr Basil Lvoff (CUNY): Digital Humanities and Russian Formalism, date TBC

Semester 2: Slavic Studies and the Public Humanities (focus on Donbas, Ukraine)

‘Donbas Odyssey’, an art installation at the Byre Theatre, January-February 2019 (precise dates TBC)

‘Donbas Odyssey’: Sharing Stories of Displacement through Art, 30 January 2019

Dr Iryna Sklokina (Centre for Urban History of East Central Europe), 8-12 April 2019 (TBC)

Dmitry Chepurnoy (IZOLYATSIA. Platform for Cultural Initiatives): ZMINA: Impulse and cultural activism in East Ukraine, May 2019 (TBC)

Workshop with Slavists talking about practicalities and implications of public engagement work in the field (TBC)