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Conference Info

2021 Theme: Social Justice and Online Activism

Date: February 25th and 26th, 2021.

Location: Virtually on Zoom in two half-day sessions

Registration fee: FREE!

Shared notes and registration details are forthcoming.

Social Media

The Twitter hashtag for the conference will be #CDHC2021.

Follow the CDHC on Twitter at @chesapeakeDH.

Join us on our Slack channel #chesapeakeDH on the DH Slack workspace.

Call for Proposals

Proposal Submissions

We encourage participation from the broader digital humanities communities, including undergraduate and graduate students, college and university faculty, independent scholars, community members, librarians, archivists, and technologists. Within the larger theme of Social Justice and Online Activism, we encourage submissions within the following areas:

Please submit proposals online through our proposal form by 11:59pm ET on November 30, 2020.

All proposals will be reviewed by the Steering Committee and the Annual Program Committee. Applicants will be notified with a decision by December 31st, 2020.

Proposal Types and Lengths

All proposal abstracts should address 1) the research/pedagogical significance of the project, and 2) the platform or tool used in the project.

SUBMIT HERE by 11:59pm ET on November 30, 2020

If you have any questions, please contact

Code of Conduct

The Chesapeake DH Consortium seeks to provide a welcoming, professionally engaging, fun, and safe experience and ongoing community for everyone, both in person and online. We do not tolerate harassment in any form. Discriminatory language and imagery (including sexual) is not appropriate for any event venue, including talks, or any community channel such as the slack channel or mailing list.

Harassment is understood as any behavior that threatens or demeans another person or group, or produces an unsafe environment. It includes offensive verbal comments or non-verbal expressions related to gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, age, religious or political beliefs; sexual or discriminatory images in public spaces (including online); deliberate intimidation, stalking, following, harassing photography or recording; sustained disruption of talks or other events, inappropriate physical contact, and unwelcome sexual attention.

Concerns about violations of this code of conduct can be directed to the Chesapeake DH Consortium governing body members at