Agenda

MELCamp4
Initiative for Digital Humanities, Media, and Culture
Texas A&M University
March 25-27, 2013


Click here for a map of the Memorial Student Center (MSC).
Click here for a map of the TAMU Campus.
LAAH is the Liberal Arts and Arts & Humanities Building.

Monday, March 25

  • 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
    • Welcome Reception; Registration; Workshop Sign-up
    • LAAH 453
  • 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
    • Keynote Address:  Wyn Kelley, “Editing Raw: From Archive to Classroom and Beyond.”
    • LAAH 453
  • 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
    • Dinner at Rudy’s BBQ (barbecue hosted by Dr. Dennis Berthold, Eppright Professor of Undergraduate Teaching Excellence)

Tuesday, March 26

  • 8:30 am – 9:00 am
    • Continental Breakfast and Coffee throughout the day
    • MSC 2401
  • 9:00 am -9:30 am
    • Welcome and MEL Update: John Bryant
    • MSC 2401
  • 9:30 am – 10:30 am
    • Plenary Address:  Laura Mandell: “The Digital Humanities Center: Project Management, Graduate Training, Critical Thinking.”
    • MSC 2401
  • 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
    • Group Discussions I:  Use Cases and Data Upload
    • MSC 2401 / MSC 2402
  • 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
    • Lunch
    • MSC 2401
  • 1:15 pm – 2:15 pm
    • Plenary Address: John Walsh: Metadata and the Critical Archive
    • MSC 2401
  • 2:15 pm – 3:00 pm
    • Plenary Demo: TextLab and Versions of Billy Budd
    • MSC 2401
  • 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
    • Group Discussions II:  Metadata and You
    • MSC 2401 / 2402
  • 4:15 pm – 5:30 pm
    • Plenary Session:  Future Plans and Commitments
    • MSC 2401
  • 5:30 pm
    • Break
  • 6:30 pm
    • Dinner (on your own)

Wednesday, March 27 

  • 8:30 am – 9:00 am
    • Breakfast and Coffee throughout the day
    • LAAH 448
  • 9:00 am -10:45 am
    • Concurrent Workshops: TEI OR TextLab OR GIS (Neatline)
    • LAAH 433 / LAAH 326 / LAAH 463
  • 10:45 am – 11:00 am
    • Break
  • 11:00 am – 12:45 pm
    • Concurrent Workshops: TEI OR Annotation Studio
    • LAAH 433 / LAAH 326
  • 1:00 pm
    • Farewells
    • LAAH 448
  • 1:15 pm
    • Working Lunch and IT Planning Session: Melville’s Marginalia Online, Annotation Studio, TextLab, and Metadata (hosted by the Melville Electronic Library)
    • Glasscock Center, Conference Room A, room 308