Call for Contributions, Digital Humanities Symposium

Digital Humanities Symposium: Virtualisation and Heritage

Saturday 25th February 2012

We are very pleased to announce that The University of York, UK, will be hosting the event Digital Humanities Symposium: Virtualisation and Heritage on the 25th of February 2012.  This event seeks to bring together researchers and practitioners in the digital humanities who focus on different aspects of heritage.  We are interested in paper presentations, posters and workshop proposals.  The topics may include, but are not limited to:

  • Acoustic modelling of heritage sites
  • Virtual modelling of heritage sites
  • Data capture
  • Dissemination and cultural heritage
  • Virtual modelling for public display
  • Virtual modelling for research
  • Technical developments and applications
  • Media archiving and digital restoration
  • Ethics of heritage preservation and reconstruction

Please send abstracts of 300 words to

The full Call for Papers and the Registration Form can be found at:

Important Dates:

Deadline for Abstract Submission:  22nd January 2012

Deadline for Registration: 11th February 2012

Please send queries and submissions to