[lg policy] call: Special Session on Archiving and Visualisation of Intangible Heritage

Harold Schiffman hfsclpp at GMAIL.COM
Sat Jul 28 15:05:35 UTC 2012

Special Session on Archiving and Visualisation of Intangible Heritage
Short Title: NODEM 2012 Hong Kong

Date: 03-Dec-2012 - 05-Dec-2012
Location: Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong
Contact Person: Bee Chin Ng
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site: http://www.nodem.org/conferences/hong-kong-2012/special-session-1/

Linguistic Field(s): Anthropological Linguistics; Discipline of
Linguistics; Language Documentation

Call Deadline: 01-Sep-2012

Meeting Description:

A special session will be held as part of NODEM 2012 Hong Kong,
organised by DIHA (Digital Intangible Heritage in Asia).

The aim of this special session is to provide a platform for culture
heritage researchers, museum curators, educators, digital media
specialists, linguists, designers and others in these related
industries to present the challenges in their respective fields with a
view to promote opportunities for interdisciplinary collaboration. We
believe that collaboration at this level will spark major
breakthroughs in highlighting awareness of intangible heritage in

Call for Papers:

Project abstracts are invited on all aspects from the following
sub-fields including, but not limited to:

- Cultural research and inquiries in intangible heritage
- Environmental and ecological issues and intangible heritage
- The role of language and cultural knowledge repositories in the
conservation of intangible heritage
- Curating intangible heritage in museums
- Interface and design of digital media for the exhibition of
intangible heritage
- Meaning-making and the interpretation of intangible heritage exhibitions
- Visual media and memory and intangible heritage
- Innovative ways of accessing intangible heritage resources

Submissions are welcome from researchers, developers, curators and
exhibition designers. Please submit your abstract (300 words) to
dihantu.edu.sg by 1 September 2012. Participants will be notified
about the status of their submission by 15 September 2012.

The participants of this special session also will be able to attend
the entire program of NODEM 2012 Hong Kong.


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