Schedule

The symposium will begin on the morning of Thursday, May 4th and end by 3pm on Friday, May 5. The schedule will be updated as more details become available.

Thursday, May 4th

8:30-9 a.m.
Breakfast at Tech Square Research Building (TSRB)

9-9:30 a.m.
Introduction from the symposium organizers, Lauren Klein and Carl DiSalvo

9:30-11 a.m.
Keynotes by Tony Dunne and Kelly Baker Josephs, followed by a combined Q&A
Tony Dunne: From Technological Futures to Alternative Worldviews
Kelly Baker Josephs: Caribbean Considerations: Audience and Access in Digital Humanities

11-11:30 a.m.
Coffee Break

11:30 a.m.- 12:30 p.m.
Working Session 1: A design brief for the digital humanities.

12:30-1:30 p.m.
Lunch

1:30-2:30 p.m.
Roundtable on the role of process in the fields of DH and Design
Participants: Jessica Marie Johnson, Matt Ratto, Daniela Rosner, Rachel Sagner Buurma, Joycelyn Wilson.

2:30-3 p.m.
Coffee break

3-4 p.m.
Working Session 2: Diagramming DH + Design.

4-4:30 p.m.
Coffee break

4:30-5:30 p.m.
Roundtable on the idea of speculation as it’s been theorized in DH and Design.
Participants: Ian Bogost, Susana Morris, Molly Wright Steenson, Whitney Trettien.

Friday, May 5

8:30-9 a.m.
Breakfast

9-10:30 a.m.
Keynotes by Anne Burdick and Jentery Sayers, followed by a combined Q&A.
Anne Burdick: Digital Humanities Design Questions
Jentery Sayers: Is Design Bad for Media History?

10:30- 11 a.m.
Coffee Break

11 a.m.-noon
Working Session 3: A rubric for DH/Design projects.

Noon-1 p.m.
Roundtable on the role of social justice in each field.
Participants: Alexandrina Agloro, Tad Hirsch, Mimi Onuoha, Miriam Posner, Juan Carlos Rodriguez.

1-2 p.m.
Lunch

2-3 p.m.
Wrap-up