Monthly Archives: February 2013

NHPRC News

The February issue of the NHPRC News is now online at http://www.archives.gov/nhprc/newsletter/2013/february/ — with stories on our recent grants, new Commission members, and grant opportunities, as well as news from the Stanton-Anthony Papers, the St. George Tucker Papers, Digital Stewardship at Simmons, and … Continue reading

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Call for Articles: Appositions: Studies in Renaissance /Early Modern Literature and Culture

We are currently reading submissions (articles) for Volume Six (2013), Editions & Editing, of APPOSITIONS: Studies in Renaissance / Early Modern Literature and Culture, an electronic, international, peer-reviewed, MLA-indexed, EBSCO-distributed journal for studies in Renaissance / Early Modern Literature and … Continue reading

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Call for Papers for an ADE Session at the 2014 MLA Meeting

Literary Works in Multiple Versions Most literary scholars can think of instances in which an author’s idea has been expressed in several versions, a process that G. Thomas Tanselle has called “vertical revision.”  F. Scott Fitzgerald’s “Trimalchio,” for example, became … Continue reading

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Diary and Autobiographical Writings of Louisa Catherina Adams Published

The Diary and Autobiographical Writings of Louisa Catherina Adams, Volumes 1 and 2: 1778–1849. Edited by Judith S. Graham, Beth Luey, Margaret A. Hogan, and C. James Taylor. Harvard University Press, 2013 (ISBN: 9780674058682). The Adams saga takes a stride … Continue reading

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Society for Textual Scholarship’s 17th Biennial International Interdisciplinary Conference

The Society for Textual Scholarship’s Seventeenth Biennial International Interdisciplinary Conference will be held on March 6-8, 2013 at Loyola University Chicago. The program, put together by chairs Steven Jones and Peter Shillingsburg, is entitled “The Objects of Textual Scholarship.” KEYNOTE … Continue reading

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Taking TEI Further Institutes at Brown University

The deadline is approaching for applications to the introductory TEI customization workshop in the NEH-funded “Taking TEI Further” institutes. Please note that the dates for the “Publishing and Transforming TEI Data” seminar have been changed. Taking TEI Further: TEI Customization … Continue reading

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Text as Designed Object Seminar at the upcoming STS meeting

Matthew James Vechinski, Ph.D. in English and Textual Studies, University of Washington, is organizing a seminar “THE TEXT AS DESIGNED OBJECT” at the  Seventeenth Biennial Conference of the Society for Textual Scholarship, to be held at Loyola University Chicago, Water … Continue reading

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Call for Nominations: 2013 SAA Waldo Gifford Leland Award

Please help the Society for American Archivists recognize the best in our profession! Have you read a great new book about archives? Seen an exceptional new finding aid? Encountered a new documentary publication that is head and shoulders above the … Continue reading

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Register for Humanities Advocacy Day

I’m writing to remind you that Humanities Advocacy Day is only a little more than two months away. As I’m sure all of you are only too well aware, the FY’14 appropriations battle will be a very difficult one as … Continue reading

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Call for Nominations for Lyman H. Butterfield Award

The Association for Documentary Editing is soliciting nominations for the 2013 Lyman H. Butterfield Award. The award is presented annually to an individual, project, or institution for recent contributions in the areas of documentary publication, teaching, and service. Nomination letters … Continue reading

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