Digital Communication and Digital Humanities 2020

Lecture series
Multimodality and Transmediality

September – December 2020

An online series of lectures for PhD students and young researchers working in the area of digital communication and digital humanities

The series is also intended as a preparation for the Digital Communication and Digital Humanities Summer School on Multimodality and Transmediality that will be held in Modena in 2021 (7-11 June)

The series envisages three formats:

– One-hour lectures (45-50 minutes, followed by questions)
– mini-panels(“duets”): involving two speakers giving a short talk (20-25 minutes) and a long discussion
– workshops: 90 minutes including practical work for students

Session will take place on THURSDAY AFTERNOON (times to be announced), except for one morning (October 1st), 9.30 a.m. Italian Time, GMT+1



Bill Cope (University of Illinois)
Mary Kalantzis (University of Illinois)
Louise Ravelli (University of New South Wales)
Massimo Riva (Brown University)
Geoffrey Williams (University of Bretagne Sud)
Gerhard Weikum (Max-Planck-Institut für Informatik, Saarbrücken)
Bernd Meyer (Research Center of Social and Cultural Studies Mainz)
Roberto V. Zicari (Frankfurt Big Data Lab, Goethe University Frankfurt)
Naomi Baron (American University)
Walter Quattrociocchi (Ca’ Foscari University of Venice)
Julien Longhi (University of Cergy-Pontoise)
Elisabetta Adami (University of Leeds)
Chiara Rioli (Fordham University/Ca’ Foscari University of Venice)

Participation is free, subject to registration

Registration form