Digital Humanities Panels at ASECS 2016

Submission deadline: 15 September 2015 American Society for Eighteenth-Century Studies 2016 Conference, Pittsburgh, US, 31 March to 3 April 2016. The Digital Humanities Caucus invites paper proposals for two panels ‘Small-Scale Digital Humanities’ and ‘Building an Eighteenth-Century Corpus’. Further details. (There are many other panels at ASECS seeking proposals for papers that may interest scholars Read more …

AHA member shortlisted for 2015 NSW Premier’s Literary Award Douglas Stewart Prize for Non-fiction

Philip Dwyer was shortlisted for the 2015 NSW Premier’s Literary Award Douglas Stewart Prize for Non-fiction for his book Citizen Emperor: Napoleon in Power 1799-1815 (Bloomsbury, 2014). The judges described it as ‘a monumental feat of scholarship, an absorbing portrait of a deeply ambitious and deeply flawed man, and brilliant account of a towering figure Read more …