Annual meetings are also opportunities for our various member networks to meet, discuss their projects, and exchange best practices.

All events on Wednesday, June 19, 2019.

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Public Humanities Network

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Location: Museum of Literature Ireland

The CHCI Public Humanities Network has been meeting since 2013 and is interested in questions of collaboration, engagement and impact in context of diverse research partnerships internationally. The CHCI offers a unique networking opportunity for the global public humanities community and the pre-conference is designed to share conversations about emerging ideas, best practices and future opportunities. The day will include project panels, lunchtime presentations, and a workshop designed to bring CHCI members together in creative and focused discussion. If you plan to attend, please contact Bill Warner.

  • 10:30 am - 11:00 am | Coffee

  • 11:00 am - 11:30 am | Opening Remarks

    • David Shumway (Carnegie Mellon)

    • Tania Banotti, Director, Creative Ireland

    • Polly Strong (UT Austin)

  • 11:30 am - 12:45 pm | Concurrent Panels

  • Panel One: Public Research Infrastructures

    Chair: Teresa Mangum (Iowa)

    • Jonathan Elmer (Indian U)
    • Ed Comentale (Indiana U)
    • Kelly Anne Brown (UC Irvine)
    • Margaret Kelleher (UCD)
    • Mona Frederick (Vanderbilt)
  • Panel Two: Engaging Public Humanities Communities

    Chair: Dan Kubis (Pitt)

    • Will Christie (ANU)
    • Adrian Melgoza (Stony Brook)
    • Doris Sommer (Harvard)
    • Jenny Haughton (Grangegorman Development Agency)
    • Kathryn Temple (Georgetown)
  • 12:45 pm - 2:15 pm | Lunch with digital exhibits

    • Bill Endres (U Oklahoma): Beyond Gaming
    • Sarah Bishop (U Kansas): Seasonal Programming
    • Lee Morrisey (Clemson), Rhondda Thomas (Clemson): NEH Challenge Grant
  • 2:15 pm - 2:30 pm | Reports from Chairs on the Two Panel Sessions

  • 2:30 pm - 3:45 pm | MoLI-organised workshop (with creative practitioners): From the Local to the Global

    • Convenor: Simon O'Connor, Director of MoLI

3:45 pm | Closing Remarks: Looking Forward as a Global Network

Robert Phiddian (Flinders U)

Nicholas Allen (UGA)