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An Foras Feasa, The Research Institute in the Humanities at Maynooth 
University is delighted to announce a Masterclass on "Participatory 
Engagement in Digital Humanities Projects", funded by DARIAH and 
Humanities at Scale,  on 29- 30 June 2017


This Masterclass, supported by DARIAH and Humanities at Scale, will 
explore how participatory engagement is increasingly being considered a 
key component in the design of digital humanities projects. The goal of 
this Masterclass will be to arrive at a classification of various forms 
of participation and knowledge production, providing a window onto the 
issues of creating and managing a participatory engagement digital 
humanities projects.


For more information please visit the An Foras Feasa 
<https://www.maynoothuniversity.ie/foras-feasa/events/participatory-engagement-digital-humanities-projects>website. 


PARTICIPATION


This Masterclass is aimed individuals who have an active and/or 
demonstrable interest in public engagement projects and/or citizen 
science initiatives. Submissions are especially encouraged from early 
career researchers and from those from European countries the Humanities 
at Scale project serves. i.e., countries who do not have a strong 
tradition of digital humanities research.


It will be limited to 12 participants. Preference will be given to 
applicants whose area of expertise falls under one or more of the topics 
covered during the Masterclass and who are currently working or who have 
worked in the past on participatory engagement projects. The event is 
open to Irish, European, and international applicants. Accommodation and 
transportation will be covered for all selected participants up to a 
maximum of €250 for participants based in the Republic of Ireland and up 
to €500 for participants outside Ireland. Meals for all days of the 
event will also be covered.


APPLICATION PROCESS


Applications should be made via this Google Form 
<https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScIQU1cOyBEex-jxgyn2QvKMLlyLtTJ7vfLzgzVfhNEjcMoog/viewform?usp=sf_link>. 
Deadline for applications is April 30 2017.


-- 
Susan Schreibman
Professor of Digital Humanities
Director of An Foras Feasa
Iontas Building
Maynooth University
Maynooth, Co. Kildare

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