Digital Frontiers is a community that explores creativity and collaboration across disciplinary boundaries in the arenas of public humanities and cultural memory. Established in 2012 to respond to the need for an affordable, high-quality conference that addressed the emerging field of digital humanities from a variety of perspectives, Digital Frontiers is a truly interdisciplinary experience. Our annual conference brings together scholars and students, librarians and archivists, genealogists and public historians to share their experience of using digital resources in the humanities. Satellite events and professional development opportunities further enrich our inclusive community. Digital Frontiers is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.
The Digital Frontiers Community is pleased to announce our new Satellite Event series, partnerships with individuals and institutions interested in hosting original conferences or symposia in specific areas of digital cultural studies. Digital Frontiers brings 8 years of experience in event planning and conference management, as well as established web and financial infrastructure to complement scholars’… Continue reading Satellite Events
Realizing Resistance Episode II: Uncharted Galaxies An Interdisciplinary Conference on the Star Wars Universe Realizing Resistance Episode II took place virtually May 4-7, 2021. The conference featured scholarly and creative interventions examining Star Wars media as cultural texts with an explicit focus on themes of resistance and justice. Sponsored by the UIUC University Library, and… Continue reading Past Events
Individual Donations | Sponsorship Opportunities Individual Donations We welcome individual donations of any amount. You can contribute directly to the Student Scholarship Fund, which offsets registration costs for students presenting at the conference, or make an unencumbered donation to support the wide range of Digital Frontiers activities. View donation options in the Digital Frontiers Store.… Continue reading Support Digital Frontiers