[PAST EVENT] Off the Grid: Folk Culture and the Digital Humanities Symposium

June 24, 2023
9am - 6pm
Samuel E. Jones House, Room 220
114 N Boundary St
Williamsburg, VA 23185Map this location
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The Equality Lab will host "Off the Grid: Folk Culture and the Digital Humanities," on June 24, 2023, in the Samuel E. Jones House. The event will last from 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM and feature three sessions dedicated to how folk culture and the digital intersect in the studies on environment and landscape and oral and aural cultures. The event will conclude with a keynote address by Dr. Tanya Clement (University of Texas at Austin). This event will be in hybrid format. Please contact [[babauserman]] to RSVP and receive a link. 

Keynote Speaker:

Tanya Clement (University of Texas at Austin)


David McLaughlin (University of East Anglia)

Talia Wiener (William & Mary '20)

Larry Sheret (Marshall University)

Robert Ellison (Marshall University)

Huib Schippers (Independent Scholar)

Brenton Watts (University of Kentucky)

Mark Nunes (Appalachian State University)

Leonardo Flores (Appalachian State University)


9:00 Registration

10:00 Environment and Landscape Panel (David McLaughlin and Talia Wiener)

11:00 Aural and Oral Culture Session I (Larry Sheret, Robert Ellison, and Huib Schippers)

2:00 Aural and Oral Culture Session II (Brenton Watts, Mark Nunes, Leonardo Flores)

4:00 Keynote Address

5:45 Concluding Remarks/Conference Close