The University of Louisiana at Lafayette organizes a Digital Humanities conference (THATCamp) Wednesday March 4 (all day) and Thursday March 5 (morning) 2015 in its new Student Union. http://louisiana2015.thatcamp.org/
Dealing with the various uses of Digital tools and technology to create, preserve, share, and teach materials in the Humanities, THATCamp offers opportunities to discuss what the digital bring to the field. Sessions will be designed the day of the conference and there is no Call for Paper. Among other issues, participants will discuss the uses of the digital through sessions about Text Encoding / Data Mining / GIS / Omeka and online exhibition / Crowdsourcing … etc.
In addition to university scholars, participants from archives, libraries, museums, historic sites, and other cultural heritage associations using digital technology are particularly welcome.
Registration will only open mid-January but feel free to visit our website (http://louisiana2015.thatcamp.org/) or contact Dr. Thomas Cauvin (email@example.com) for additional information regarding the conference and logistics.