08 Oct 2020 · 6.00 pm

Rabea Kleymann: »Theorytellings«. Wissenschaftsnarrative in den Digital Humanities – Eine Einführung

Venue: Bibliotheca Albertina, Beethovenstraße 6, 04107 Leipzig

Introductory lecture at the Joint Workshop of the Forum for Digital Humanities Leipzig (FDHL) and the Working Group Theory of Digital Humanities [AG Theorie der DH] »Theorytellings«. Wissenschaftsnarrative in den Digital Humanities (08/09 Oct 2020)

In German.

Topics of the workshop: Theory and lack of theory, academic narratives and "theorytelling" in the digital humanities

The workshop is planned as a presence event at the Bibliotheca Albertina in Leipzig in compliance with an appropriate hygiene concept. The event will also be intensively accompanied by digital formats such as live streams and Twitter reporting. Should circumstances change drastically, the event will be held as a purely virtual event with necessary adjustments to the program.

Registration is possible from 24.08. to 27.09.2020:

Registration form (please scroll to the end of the page)

The number of participants is limited to 50 participants.

The twitter hashtag of the event is #DHTheoryTellings.


Organizational team

  • Manuel Burghardt (Universität Leipzig)
  • Jonathan D. Geiger (Akademie der Wissenschaften und der Literatur Mainz)
  • Rabea Kleymann (Leibniz-Zentrum für Literatur- und Kulturforschung, Berlin)
  • Aaron Sabellek (FDHL)
  • Ulrich Johannes Schneider (Universitätsbibliothek Leipzig)
  • Mareike Schumacher (Universität Hamburg)

If you have any questions regarding the workshop, please contact Manuel Burghardt (