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Charting Vanishing Voices: A Collaborative Mapping Workshop

A two-day collaborative workshop bringing together scholars, digital archivists and international organisations to share experiences of mapping ethno-linguistic diversity using interactive digital technologies. Scheduled for Friday, 29 June and Saturday, 30 June 2012, at the Centre for Research in the Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities (CRASSH), University of Cambridge, UK. Click here to visit the workshop website.

SOPA and Apple iBooks Author

Lots going on in the ‘digital’ while we’ve been discussing ideas around the Digital Return here in Washington DC, specifically the SOPA and PIPA bills (and sites going dark in protest) as well as the launch of iBooks Author by Apple.

After the Return: Digital Repatriation and the Circulation of Indigenous Knowledge

On January 19, 2012, twenty-eight participants convened at the National Museum of Natural History in Washington DC for the “After the Return: Digital Repatriation and the Circulation of Indigenous Knowledge” workshop, organized by Kimberly Christen, Joshua Bell and Mark Turin. The workshop began with a lively keynote by Jim Enote, Director of the A:shiwi A:wan Museum [...]