The Association for History and Computing (AHC) exists to encourage and maintain interest in the use of computers in all types of historical studies at all levels, in both teaching and research.

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CFP: The Future of Museums. Free Virtual Conference

We are excited to announce the Future of Museums Conference, a collaborative global conversation about technology, museums, and the future. This free, online event will be held from 10am - 5pm US-Eastern Time on July 24th, 2014, and will feature keynote speakers and crowdsourced presentations by your peers.

The Differences between Digital History and Digital Humanities

Crossposted from H-HistBibl

In his blog, Stephen Robertson identifies at least two differences between digital history and digital humanities: "the collection, presentation, and dissemination of material online is a more central part of digital history;" and "digital history has seen more work in the area of digital mapping than has digital literary studies, where text mining and topic modeling are the predominant practices."

Seminar: On Cognition and the Digital in the Study of Ancient Textual Artefacts

The first of this Summer's Digital Classicist & Institute of Classical Studies seminars is this Friday.

Ségolène Tarte (Oxford)
'On Cognition and the Digital in the Study of Ancient Textual Artefacts'
 
Friday June 6 at 16:30 in room 103 (Holden), Senate House, Malet Street, London, WC1E 7HU

Jobs: H-Net Job Postings from 19 May - 26 May

AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY / STUDIES

Morgan State University - Civil Rights Movement, Assistant Professor
(tenure track)
http://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=48900

AFRICAN HISTORY / STUDIES

Aarhus University - Postdoctoral fellowship at Centre for Biocultural
History - 665912
http://www.h-net.org/jobs/job_display.php?id=48903

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