The African American Digital Humanities (AADHum) initiative at the University of Maryland is excited to announce that we are now accepting proposals for our first national conference: Intentionally Digital, Intentionally Black. 

The conference will take place October 18-20, 2018 at the University of Maryland, College Park and feature keynote speakers Andre Brock (Univ. of Michigan) and Jessica Marie Johnson (Johns Hopkins Univ.).

Interested participants are invited to submit proposals for individual papers, panels, digital posters, tools/digital project demonstrations, and roundtables by April 9, 2018. Proposals should be submitted online at:

For more information, please see the attached Call for Proposals, or check out our website: Questions can be directed to: [log in to unmask]

We look forward to reviewing your proposals and seeing you in College Park this Fall! 

The AADHum Team 

African American History, Culture, and Digital Humanities (AADHum)
Co-directed by the Arts and Humanities Center for Synergy
& the Maryland Institute for Technology in the Humanities (MITH)
Generously supported by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

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