VESPACE (Virtual Early modern Spectacles and Publics, Active and Collaborative Environment) is an international digital humanities collaboration to create an immersive video game based on early eighteenth-century Paris theatres. On Thursday, April 19, 2018, in the LSU Student Union Capital Chamber Room, join project team members from France, England, and the US for roundtable discussions on aural modeling, approaches to architectural recovery, and designing period-appropriate social interactions. Sponsored by the National Endowment for the Humanities, the Department of French Studies, and the Center for Collaborative Knowledge.
The new Center for Collaborative Knowledge at Louisiana State University sposored a two-day conference on “Sustainable Cities,” held on April 12-13, 2018. Featuring four keynote lectures from experts in a variety of disciplines, the conference explored the environmental, sociological, political, and creative challenges of life in modern cities and focused on opportunities for future growth and sustainability.