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1 Mar 2012

3/6 MITH Digital Dialogue: Lynn Cazabon, “The Archive’s Shadow”

By | 2017-02-05T21:14:45+00:00 Thu, Mar 1, 2012|Community, Digital Dialogues|

Tuesday, March 6, 12:30-1:45PM 6137 McKeldin Library, Special Events Co-sponsored by Digital Cultures & Creativity and University Libraries "The Archive's Shadow" by LYNN CAZABON Lynn Cazabon is a visual artist whose work poses questions about human progress by focusing on what gets left behind in its wake. Cazabon will discuss her project Discard, which consists

27 Feb 2012

Special Edition Digital Dialogue: Beth Plale, “Digital Humanities at Scale: the HathiTrust Research Center”

By | 2017-02-05T21:14:45+00:00 Mon, Feb 27, 2012|Community, Digital Dialogues|

Wednesday, February 29, 4:00-5:30PM* 6137 McKeldin Library, Special Events Co-sponsored by University Libraries "Digital Humanities at Scale: the HathiTrust Research Center" by BETH PLALE The recently formed HathiTrust Research Center (HTRC) is dedicated to the provision of computational access to the HathiTrust repository.The center's mission is to provide a persistent and sustainable structure to enable

22 Feb 2012

MITH Faculty Fellow Carla Peterson in the News

By | 2017-02-05T21:14:46+00:00 Wed, Feb 22, 2012|Community, Faculty Fellows, News|

In celebration of Black History Month, this week the University of Maryland is profiling Carla Peterson, professor of English and MITH Faculty Fellow, on her research project, Black Gotham Archive. In "Online Archive to Share Stories of 19th Century Free Blacks," Karen Shih, University Editor, interviews Peterson on her family history, 19th century black New

22 Feb 2012

2/28 MITH Digital Dialogue: Leigh Wilson Smiley, “Vocal Visions”

By | 2017-02-05T21:14:47+00:00 Wed, Feb 22, 2012|Community, Digital Dialogues|

Tuesday, February 28, 12:30-1:45PM MITH Conference Room, McKeldin Library B0135 Co-sponsored by the School of Theatre, Dance and Performance Studies "Vocal Visions" by LEIGH WILSON SMILEY The Visual Accent Dialect Archive (VADA) was created as a central resource for performers seeking authentic dialects and accents of the English language in which they could see the

20 Feb 2012

Part 2: MITH Faculty Fellow Answers Readers’ Questions on Times’ “Taking Questions”

By | 2017-02-05T21:14:47+00:00 Mon, Feb 20, 2012|Faculty Fellows, News|

Last week, Carla Peterson, professor of English and a MITH Faculty Fellow, was featured by The New York Times City Room "Taking Questions" series on her book, Black Gotham: A Family History of African Americans in Nineteenth-Century New York City (Yale University Press, 2011). Over the course of the week, readers submitted their questions to

16 Feb 2012

2/21 MITH Digital Dialogue: Michael Witmore, “Shakespeare from the Waist Down”

By | 2017-02-05T21:14:48+00:00 Thu, Feb 16, 2012|Community, Digital Dialogues|

Tuesday, February 21, 12:30-1:45PM 2115 Tawes Hall Co-sponsored by the Department of English "Shakespeare from the Waist Down" by MICHAEL WITMORE Using the analogy of a dancer to think about the ways in which poetic and theatrical effects are produced, Michael Witmore will explore the ways in which high-level theatrical effects -- what literary critics

15 Feb 2012

MITH Faculty Fellow Answers Readers’ Questions on Times’ “Taking Questions”

By | 2017-02-05T21:14:48+00:00 Wed, Feb 15, 2012|Community, Faculty Fellows, News|

Carla Peterson, professor of English and a MITH Faculty Fellow, is being featured this week by The New York Times City Room "Taking Questions" series on her recent book, Black Gotham: A Family History of African Americans in Nineteenth-Century New York City (Yale University Press, 2011). Black Gotham is a riveting account of Peterson's quest

8 Feb 2012

2/14 MITH Digital Dialogue: Melanie Kill, “Knowledge and Meaning in the Information Age: A Humanist Perspective on Wikipedia”

By | 2017-02-05T21:14:48+00:00 Wed, Feb 8, 2012|Community, Digital Dialogues|

Tuesday, February 14, 12:30-1:45PM MITH Conference Room, B0135 McKeldin Library Co-sponsored by the Department of English "Knowledge and Meaning in the Information Age: A Humanist Perspective on Wikipedia" by MELANIE KILL Over the past decade, Wikipedia has drawn together a community of volunteer editors, translators, and programmers who have created the largest encyclopedia in history

31 Jan 2012

2/7 MITH Digital Dialogue: Julia Flanders, “Small TEI Projects on a Large Scale: TAPAS”

By | 2017-02-05T21:14:50+00:00 Tue, Jan 31, 2012|Community, Digital Dialogues|

*As of 10 am on 2/6/2012, this talk has been cancelled due to illness. MITH will be rescheduling and will update as soon as we have a new date. * Tuesday, February 7, 12:30-1:45PM 2115 Tawes Hall Co-sponsored by the Department of English "Small TEI Projects on a Large Scale: TAPAS" by JULIA FLANDERS The

27 Jan 2012

Spring MITH Monitor Hot Off the Press!

By | 2017-02-05T21:14:51+00:00 Fri, Jan 27, 2012|Community, News|

A new semester has begun here at the Maryland Institute of Technology for the Humanities (MITH). With it brings news of collaborative projects, successful workshops we’ve attended and hosted, and the fun always had in the daily life of MITH. The MITH Monitor is available in hard copy and digital formats. We invite you to