Digital Humanities

Salem State to create digital humanities network

Salem State University plans to spearhead a new initiative to promote education and advancements in digital humanities. The National Endowment for …

Boston

Digital Matters in Medieval and Renaissance Studies

updated: Thursday, December 21, 2017 - 10:36amDuke University's Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies, Duke Information Science + Studies, and …

Humanities

CFP: DH_BUDAPEST_2018

The Centre for Digital Humanities at the Eötvös Loránd University (ELTE.DH) has released a call for papers for DH_BUDAPEST_2018, to be held May …

RESOURCE: The East St. Louis Digital Humanities Club

This week, Howard Rambsy II (Southern Illinois University Edwardsville) published his last post on a semester of working with the East St. Louis …

Humanities

POST: Collections as Data & Information Literacy

John Russell (Penn State University, and dh+lib contributing editor) and Allyssa Bruce (Kansas State University) explore the intersection of library …

Information Literacy

CFP: Digital Humanities BeNeLux Conference 2018

The Digital Humanities BeNeLux initiative has issued a call for papers for the 5th annual conference, taking place June 6-8, 2018 at the …

Humanities

C&RL News - December 2017

The December 2017 issue of <i>C&RL News</i> is now freely available online. Digital humanities remains a major trend in academic and research libraries. In …

Education

LIBER 2018: Call for Papers – New Conference Custom Theme

<b>The Call for Papers for LIBER’s 2018 Annual Conference — in Lille, France from 4 to 6 July 2018 — is now open.</b><p>The deadline for submitting a proposal …

Research

CFParticipation: NEH Digital Humanities Advancement Grants

The NEH Office of Digital Humanities has opened submissions for the 2018 Digital Humanities Advancement Grants. Digital Humanities Advancement Grants …

Humanities

Review: Using Digital Humanities in the Classroom – ProfHacker - Blogs

I’m often asked for a solid introduction to teaching with digital humanities approaches, “especially a decent book, not just a bunch of links.” For …

Humanities

A.I. Anxiety

Nav<p><b>A.I. Anxiety</b><br>170 St. George Street, JHB Room 1040<br>Time: Nov 29th, 11:00 am End: Nov 29th, 1:00 pm<br>Interest Categories: Science/Technology, …

For Penn Undergrads, New Digital-Humanities Minor Offers Unique Perspectives on Conventional Ideas

Whitney Trettien has a unique perspective on books. The work of this assistant professor of English at the University of Pennsylvania sits at the …

Humanities

CFP: Global Digital Humanities Symposium

Michigan State University is hosting the third Global Digital Humanities Symposium on March 22–23, 2018. The organizers are currently accepting …

Humanities

Manufacturing Impact: Why We Digitize

pemOn October 17, I spoke at the a href=https://dpo.si.edu/2017-smithsonian-digitization-fair-welcome-02017 Smithsonian Digitization Fair/a, on a …

New York Public Library

CFParticipation: Calling All Digital Humanists! Make Your Work More Visible, Citable, Discoverable

The Association of Research Libraries (ARL) and the Center for Open Science (COS) have invited digital humanists to participate in a survey as part …

Humanities

RECOMMENDED: Experiencing the Bust

Laura Mandell (Texas A&M) has posted “Experiencing the Bust,” a response to Timothy Brennan’s “Digital Humanities Bust,” the Chronicle of Higher …

Texas A&M

The Digital Middle Ages: An Introduction

In the decades following the onset of the Index Thomisticus project, medievalists were often early adopters of the digital, and continue to play an …

Humanities

7 Things You Should Know About Digital Humanities

Abstract<p>The term “<b>digital humanities</b>” can <b>refer to research and instruction that is about information technology or that uses IT</b>. By <b>applying</b> …

Humanities

There Is No Such Thing as ‘the Digital Humanities’

So what do hit pieces on the field seek to accomplish?

Humanities

Guest Post: Recap of Race, Memory, and the Digital Humanities Symposium

Ravynn Stringfield is an MA/PhD student in American Studies at the College of William & Mary. Her work considers representation of Blackness in …

American History

A phrase told to Dr Gretchen Stolte by artists she had worked with, that had been told to them, is at the centre of the presentation she’ll be delivering in November.   These artists were repeatedly told: “Aboriginal people don’t use glass beads”.    “Galleries and museums would turn artists away who used glass beads and encouraged them to use natural seed beads instead,” explains Dr Stolte, a material culture anthropologist with the ANU Centre for Digital Humanities Research.   “Natural seed beads are a common and beautiful form of Indigenous cultural expression acro

A phrase told to Dr Gretchen Stolte by artists she had worked with, that had been told to them, is at the centre of the presentation she’ll be …

Australian Universities

CFParticipation: Announcing the Library of Congress Congressional Data Challenge

In a post at the Library of Congress Signal Blog, Kate Zwaard (LOC) announced the Congressional Data Challenge, “a competition asking participants to …

Library of Congress

Remix: Engaging in Purposeful Storytelling with Snapchat

<i>Editor’s Note: “Snapshot; A Day in the Life: Storytelling with Snapchat” was selected as one of the 2017 “Top 25” Great Ideas for Teachers (GIFT)</i> …

Journalism

How Is Digital Mapping Changing The Way We Visualize Racism and Segregation?

How are mapping projects changing the way that we understand our history of racism, segregation and prejudice in America? A number of digital projects are now using GIS (geographic information systems) in order to highlight these issues using the familiar interface of the map.<p>In order to explore …

Education

POST: Twitter’s Response to “The Digital Humanities Bust”

Digital Humanities Now has featured a twitter thread and hashtag that were created in response to, “The Digital Humanities Bust,” a provocative …

Humanities

Dangerous Tech: How Our Devices Discriminate

After September 11, the United States launched the Terrorist Surveillance Program to monitor potential terrorist activity on a global scale. During …

Privacy

CFP: DH Pedagogy and Praxis Roundtable (DH2018)

The Praxis Network, a loosely affiliated group of institutions using digital humanities to “rethink the nature of student training, campus …

Education

POST: The East St. Louis Digital Humanities Club

Howard Rambsy II (Southern Illinois University Edwardsville), writing on the Cultural Front blog, introduces a new project and accompanying series of …

Humanities

Job Posting: Resident Librarian, University of Virginia

The University of Virginia Library invites applications from early career librarians for our three-year Resident Librarians program. The program is …

Humanities

JavaScript is for Girls

A magazine about technology.<p>Contact us:<p>Enter your email address to hear more:<p>by Miriam Posner<p><i>Decades ago, men kicked women out of the programming</i> …

Programming