Updates & Events

This page will publish a list of past, present, and future events concerned with the study of editorship. These events have been co-organized by ESC members.


Roundtable, “Periodicals, Editorship, Race and Ethnicity,” Special Session at MLA Annual Convention.


Roundtable, “Insecure Periodicals,” Special Session at MLA Annual Convention.

Symposium, “Editorship as Collaboration: Patterns of Practice in Multi-Ethnic Periodicals,” at the American Antiquarian Society


Panel, “Cut, Copy, Dissent: Keywords for C19 Editorship Studies,” Conference of C19: The Society of Nineteenth-Century Americanists. 

Plenary talk, “Seeing Editors: Metadata, Machine Learning, and the Shapes of Social Justice,” Library of Congress & NEH, National Digital Newspaper Program.


Unconference, “A Computational Periodicals Unconference: Exploring New Opportunities for Critical and Collaborative Inquiry,” half-day session at the “DH Unbound” annual conference of the ACH & CSDH/SCHN, online program.

Panel, “New Directions for Interdisciplinary Collaborations in Periodical Studies,” at the virtual meeting of the Research Society for American Periodicals, online program.


Panel, “The Social Life and Collective Work of Serial Form(s),” Special Session at MLA Annual Convention.