Jane Addams Papers Project: Part-Time Assistant Editor Position

The Jane Addams Papers Project is seeking a part-time Assistant Editor to help work on the preparation of Volume 4 of the Selected Papers of Jane Addams. The position is funded by a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities. It is renewable year-by-year dependent on funding. The Selected […]

Documentary Editing at the Digital Humanities Summer Institute

Since 2001, the Digital Humanities Summer Institute (DHSI), held annually in Victoria, B.C., Canada, has been an annual gathering of technologists, scholars, librarians, graduate and undergraduate students…and editors. For the past three years, Jennifer Stertzer and I, joined this year by Erica Cavanaugh (George Washington Financial Papers Project), have offered […]

Jane Addams Papers Opens at Ramapo College

I am very pleased to announce the opening of the Jane Addams Papers Project at Ramapo College of New Jersey. This new project, funded by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission, aims to publish documents from the second half of Addams’ life (1901-1935) in both digital and print publications. […]

DiXiT Convention: Technology, Software, Standards for the Digital Scholarly Edition

Registrations are now open for the DiXiT Convention – Technology, Software, Standards for the Digital Scholarly Edition (The Hague, 16 – 18 September). A detailed schedule, registration form and logistic info at http://dixit.huygens.knaw.nl/ Please note that registration is required and free of charge. One day of the Convention is dedicated […]

Margaret Sanger Papers Moves To NYU Libraries

  As of October 1, 2014, Dr. Esther Katz announces that the Margaret Sanger Papers, a scholarly editing project, has joined NYU’s Division of Libraries, after a long stint at the History Department in the Faculty of Arts and Sciences. As part of this move, the Project has new offices […]

Conference Program for the Society of Textual Scholarship Available

Several ADE members are participating in the upcoming Society for Textual Scholarship’s 18th International Interdisciplinary Conference, which will be held from March 20-22, 2014, at the University of Washington in Seattle, WA, USA.  For the program see: http://textualsociety.org/current-conference-program/

Einstein Papers Digital Platform Chosen

From Tizra’s Oct. 9, 2013 blog: Princeton University Press has selected Tizra as the digital publishing platform it will use to make The Collected Papers of Albert Einstein available online.  One of the most ambitious publishing ventures ever undertaken in the documentation of the history of science, The Collected Papers […]

Call for Papers: The Edition as Argument, 1550-1750

THE EDITION AS ARGUMENT, 1550-1750 16-17 July 2014 Queen Mary, University of London Call for Papers Keynote Speakers: Professor Cathy Shrank (University of Sheffield) Professor Henry Woudhuysen (Oxford University) Confirmed speakers: Kate Bennett, Christopher Burlinson, Dan Carey, David Colclough, Alice Eardley, Nick McDowell, Leah Marcus, Valerie Rumbold; Richard Serjeantson, Gary […]