Are you interested in how digital technology can be used in humanities? Would you like to increase your knowledge about novel trends and insights in the using Augmented Reality (AR) in humanities? You wonder how can you enhance your research?

Come to our summer event Reality as a Medium in Digital Humanities and Beyond and learn from our speakers how augmented reality capacity can be developed among humanities researchers. The focus of the event will be on the application of  AR to humanities research, teaching and outreach. The newest applications of the augmented reality technology will be shown from a humanistic perspective.

The workshop will take place on Saturday 18th July 2020 at Oxford University in conjunction with The Digital Humanities at Oxford Summer School 2020.


The Augmented Reality in Formal European University Education (AR-FOR-EU) project is establishing a strategic partnership for teaching Augmented Reality in Higher Education at scale on an undergraduate and graduate levels. AR-FOR-EU brings together five internationally renowned institutions to reflect their research, development and teaching expertise into a validated course offer of excellence, extended with rich and professionally produced open course materials.

The aim of the event is to promote research and applications of augmented reality in academia and public engagement. Participants will be able to see the latest examples of AR in science, arts and humanities.


9:00 – 9:05 Welcome and introduction
9:05 – 10:30 Speakers TBC
10:30 – 11:00 Coffee break
11:00 – 12:30 Speakers TBC
12:30 – 12:35 Closing remarks
12:35-13:30 Lunch & Networking


The event is free of charge, but the registration is necessary:


Practical Information

Date: Saturday 18th July 2020

Venue: St. John’s College, Oxford (Library Seminar Room)