Opening Session, Third International Conference on New Directions in the Humanities, New Hall, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK

Eleventh International Conference on New Directions in the Humanities

  • 19–21 June 2013
  • Faculty of the Humanities, Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest, Hungary

At A Glance

3

Days of paper presentations, workshops/interactive sessions, posters, and colloquia.

320+

Delegates from all over the world who attended the Eleventh International Conference on New Directions in the Humanities.

41

Countries represented.

Plenary Speakers

The Eleventh International Conference on New Directions in the Humanities featured plenary sessions by some of the world’s leading thinkers and innovators in the field.

Erzsébet Barát

Erzsébet Barát

Associate Professor, Department of English, University of Szeged, Hungary

​Anna Gács

​Anna Gács

Associate Professor, Institute for Art Theory and Media Studies, Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest, Hungary

​Patricia Leavy

​Patricia Leavy

Author

Jasmina Lukić

Jasmina Lukić

Associate Professor, Head Department of Gender Studies; CEU Coordinator, Erasmus Mundus MA Program, Women’s Studies and Gender Studies GEMMA

​Katalin Orbán

​Katalin Orbán

Assitant Professor, Art Theory and Media Institute, Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest, Hungary

​Antal Örkény

​Antal Örkény

Professor, Sociology, Social Sciences Faculty, Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest, Hungary

​Claire Warwick

​Claire Warwick

Professo, Digital Humanities, Head of the Department of Information Studies, University College, London; Co-Director, UCL Centre for Digital Humanities; Vice-Dean for Research, Faculty of Arts and Humanities

Graduate Scholars

For each conference, a small number of Graduate Scholar Awards are given to outstanding graduate students who have an active academic interest in the conference area. The Award with its accompanying responsibilities provides a strong professional development opportunity for graduate students at this stage in their academic careers. The 2013 Graduate Scholar Awardees are listed below.

Christine Atchison

Christine Atchison

Henriette Dausend

Henriette Dausend

Simone Elias

Simone Elias

Rita Filanti

Rita Filanti

Kathryn Harden-Thew

Kathryn Harden-Thew

Rebecca Higgie

Rebecca Higgie

Katalin Kis

Katalin Kis

Amanda McCorkindale

Amanda McCorkindale

Anastasia Preobrazhenskaya

Anastasia Preobrazhenskaya

Halis Sakiz

Halis Sakiz

Larry Walker

Larry Walker

Jennifer White

Jennifer White

Wei Zhao

Wei Zhao