Conference Information

Email List

We have created an email list for conference participants, registrants, and others who are interested in engaging in conversations about network archaeology leading up to and beyond the conference. To be added to the list, please contact cris cheek (cheekc [at] muohio [dot] edu) or Nicole Starosielski (nicole.starosielski [at] muohio [dot] edu).


We are planning a special issue on the conference for amodern, a new peer-reviewed, open-access scholarly journal devoted to the study of media, culture, and poetics.

Registration Costs

Graduate students: $25 (early registration)/$125

Faculty: $95 (early registration)/$125

Registration covers local transportation and food (including lunch and dinner both Friday and Saturday). We will accept payment via credit card at the conference. To receive the early registration rate, please fill out the following form and send to Dana Leonard ( by April 1st:

Network Archaeology Travel Info Form

For further questions, please contact cris cheek (cheekc [at] muohio [dot] edu) or Nicole Starosielski (nicole.starosielski [at] muohio [dot] edu).


Air transportation can be arranged into either the Dayton (DAY) or Cincinnati (CVG) airport. Both airports are equidistant from the Miami University campus, although flights to Dayton tend to be less expensive. Shuttles will be available to pick up and drop off conference attendees from both airports (periodically throughout the day).

The conference will be held at MacMillan Hall, Miami University, Oxford, OH 45056. Metered parking is available on campus and free street parking is available off campus (a few blocks walk).

For further questions, please contact cris cheek (cheekc [at] muohio [dot] edu) or Nicole Starosielski (nicole.starosielski [at] muohio [dot] edu).


Rooms are held until March 16 for conference registrants at:

Best Western. 6 E Sycamore Street, Oxford, Ohio, 45056. Phone: 513.523.0000. (Rooms held for Thursday and Friday night. There may be availability for Saturday night, beginning in March. This would be the best choice for those departing on Saturday.)

Comfort Inn Oxford, 5056 College Corner Pike, Oxford, OH 45056. Phone: 513-524-0114 (Not in walking distance to campus, limited shuttles will be provided to and from conference at start and end of the day).

Suites can be booked at the Elms Holiday Inn. 75 South Main Street, Oxford, Ohio  45056. Phone: 513.524.2002 (Total cost per person is lower).