Inaugural Conference of the Florida Digital Humanities Consortium (FLDH)
On March 29-30, 2019, the University of North Florida (UNF) will host the inaugural statewide conference of the Florida Digital Humanities Consortium (FLDH).
A preliminary version is available: FLDH Preliminary Program
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To register for the conference, please complete this survey.
Participation in the conference (both days) is free to all, but those who plan to attend the dinner/plenary talk, 6-9 PM, on 3/29 must purchase a ticket for $32 through UNF Event Ticketing. You will receive a printed ticket in the mail, and an electronic receipt will be emailed to you. The last day to purchase a ticket for this event will be Friday, 3/22.
Students whose names are listed on the event program may attend for free. A discount code that will reduce the $32 charge to $0 has been emailed out to those individuals, but please write to Clayton McCarl, if you need that information. (Students whose names are not listed on the event program may also be able to attend at no cost, depending on availability; please contact Clayton McCarl).
Please note that a $1 online fee is charged per ticket (including the $0 student tickets) by TicketReturn, the software platform used by UNF Event Ticketing. You can avoid this $1 fee by calling UNF Event Ticketing at (904) 620-2878 to acquire your ticket.
All daytime sessions on 3/29 and 3/30 will be held in the John A. Delaney Student Union at the University of North Florida, 1 UNF Dr., Bldg. 58, Jacksonville, FL 32224. The plenary talk and dinner on 3/29 will be held in the Talon Room, on the fourth floor of Osprey Commons (Building 16).
A block of rooms at the discounted rate of $109 per night (for the nights of 3/28, 3/29 and 3/30) has been reserved at the Sheraton Jacksonville Hotel, 10605 Deerwood Park Boulevard, just minutes from UNF at the St. John's Town Center mall. Make a reservation.
Numerous dining options are available at the St. John's Town Center mall and the surrounding area, as well as on the UNF campus.
Visitors parking at UNF on Friday, March 29, will need to purchase a $5 one-day virtual pass at one of the kiosks on campus. See UNF Parking Services for details. Parking on campus is free on Saturdays.
For More Information
Please contact Clayton McCarl, director of the UNF Digital Humanities Institute.
Our call for papers closed December 15, 2018.
This event has been organized by the University of North Florida Digital Humanities Institute, in partnership with the Florida Digital Humanities Consortium. The following units at the University of North Florida have provided financial and/or in-kind support: the Center for Instruction and Research Technology (CIRT); the Hicks Honors College; the Office of Undergraduate Research (OUR); the Office of Research and Sponsored Programs (ORSP); the Thomas G. Carpenter Library; the International Studies Program; the Department of English; the Department of History; the Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures; and the Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies.