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 Material Information
Title: Call for Speakers : Caribbean Scholarship in the Digital Age ( 2009 )
Series Title: Caribbean Scholarship in the Digital Ag
Physical Description: Announcement, call for speakers
Language: English
Creator: Wooldridge, Brooke
Latin American & Caribbean Center, Florida International University
Digital Library of the Caribbean ( dLOC )
Publisher: Latin American & Caribbean Center, Florida International University
Place of Publication: Miami, FL
 Subjects
Subjects / Keywords: Outreach
Promotion
Caribbean Scholarship in the Digital Age
 Notes
Abstract: Poster for "Caribbean Scholarship in the Digital Age" on September 15, 2009, with three speakers presenting on the use of digital resources for Caribbean teaching and research: Dr. JoAnne Harris, Marion L. Brittain Fellow, School of Literature, Communication, and Culture Georgia Institute of Technology; Dr. Nicola Foote, Assistant Professor of Latin American and Caribbean History, Florida Gulf Coast University; and Mr. Patrick Tardieu, Curator, Fathers of the Holy Spirit Library, Port au Prince, Haiti
 Record Information
Source Institution: FIU: Special Collections
Holding Location: FIU: Special Collections
Rights Management: Applicable rights reserved.
System ID: AA00015557:00003

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Call for S peakers : Caribbean Scholarship in the Digital Age ( July 2009) Submission Deadline: August 10, 2009 The Digital Library of the Caribbean (dLOC ; www.dloc.com ) would like to explore the impact of digital access to Caribbean research materials on scholarship and teaching. dLOC will present a panel discussion on Carib bean Scholarship in the Digital Age focusing on how materials hosted in the Digital Library of the Caribbean are being used in specific disciplines. dLOC invites scholars using materials hosted in dLOC for either research or teaching to submit an abstract for consideration. The review panel will chose at least two scholars to travel to Florida International University in early September 2009 to participate in this panel, which will be video archived in dLOC. The project will cover the travel expenses and a $500 honorarium if the speaker is authorized to receive payment for work completed in the United States. Guidelines: Please submit the following via email to dloc@fiu.edu by August 5, 2009. Title of proposed presentation Short abstract of proposed presentation (less than 500 words) Name, Position, Employer Mailing Address, Phone, Email Notifications will be sent via email by August 10, 2009.