As an increasingly major asset to text production, digital publishing leads to new technological challenges relating to literature as well as to research, completely reshaping the writing and creation process. New technologies are the catalysts for major cultural changes thanks to continuously evolving contemporary publishing devices. For many centuries, the book has primarily been used to disseminate literary and scholarly content. Digital praxis provides a new support environment that reconfigures the production, formatting and circulation of content. This line of research analyzes these ongoing changes, while offering tools for producing literary and scholarly content.
May 24-July 26, 2023 Emmanuelle Lescouet holds bi-monthly conferences with scholars of imaginative fiction as part of the conference cycle “Pistes de lecture”, Wednesdays from May 24 to July 26, 2023, live on Twitch.
May 8-10, 2023 Marcello Vitali-Rosati gives a talk and releases the collective work “Les éditions critiques numériques : entre tradition et changement de paradigmes“ he has co-edited with Robert Alessi at the 2023 Acfas Congress; Emmanuelle Lescouet gives a talk and hosts a workshop on digital literature and video game narration. Full program on the Acfas website.
April 6, 2023 Emmanuelle Lescouet gives a talk, on April 6, 2023, titled "Le futur est-il fluide ?" (Is the Future Fluid?) at the Sex, Sexuality and Sexual Relationships in Science Fiction Conference, hosted by the Stella Incognita association for the promotion and development of research on science fiction, which will take place April 4 through 7, 2023. Details on the Stella Incognita website.
March 1, 2023 As part of the scientific partnership that the Niort Campus and the Faculty of Humanities signed with the Canada Research Chair on Digital Textualities, the Information Communication program of the Niort Campus is happy to invite Marcello Vitali-Rosati as keynote speaker. He will also have already intervened before the conference in Peppe Cavallari's class "Épistémologie des sciences de l'information et de la communication" (Epistemology of Information and Communication Science). His keynote conference will be accessible online at 10:30 a.m. (EST).
December 6, 2022 - June 20, 2023 Roch Delannay and Giulia Ferretti host the third season of the « Débugue tes humanités ! » (Debug Your Humanities!) workshops, designed for humanities scholars. In person and online on Jitsi.
November 30, 2022
Marcello Vitali-Rosati gives a talk, on November 30, 2022 at 11 a.m. (EST) on Jitsi, as part of a series of conferences on digital humanities organized by the Clermont-Auvergne Institute of Technology and the Lycée Jean Monnet, titled "Pour un design contre-intuitif, moche et compliqué" (For Counter-Intuitive, Ugly and Complicated Design). Jitsi link to come!