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14 Oct 2009

10/20 MITH Digital Dialogue: Doug Reside, “If/Then 101: Teaching Programming at Maryland”

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A MITH Digital Dialogue Tuesday, October 20, 12:30-1:45 MITH Conference Room, McKeldin Library B0135 "If/Then 101: Teaching Programming at Maryland" by DOUG RESIDE How is programming taught at the University of Maryland? Are there any substantive difference in the way faculty and staff in different departments communicate the core ideas of the practice? This round

7 Oct 2009

10/13 MITH Digital Dialogue: Sayeed Choudhury, “An Abundant Humanities Library”

By | 2009-10-07T08:23:22+00:00 Wed, Oct 7, 2009|Digital Dialogues|

A MITH Digital Dialogue Tuesday, October 13, 12:30--1:45 MITH Conference Room, McKeldin Library B0135 "An Abundant Humanities Library" by SAYEED CHOUDHURY One of the most exciting and potentially transformative aspects of digital humanities is an inflection from dealing with scarcity to dealing with abundance. Traditionally, humanities libraries have been defined by their emphasis on rare

2 Oct 2009

10/6 MITH Digital Dialogue: Brad Pasanek, “A Dictionary, A Database, A Desultory Reader: Metaphors for the Mind in Eighteenth-Century Literature”

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A MITH Digital Dialogue Tuesday, October 6, 12:30 -- 1:45 MITH Conference Room, McKeldin Library B0135 "A Dictionary, A Database, A Desultory Reader: Metaphors for the Mind in Eighteenth-Century Literature" by Brad Pasanek BRAD PASANEK is the Assistant Professor of Eighteenth-Century Literature and Digital Humanities at the University of Virginia. Brad received his B.A. from

23 Sep 2009

9/29 MITH Digital Dialogue: Zita Nunes (English and Comparative Literature), “The Harlem Renaissance in Second Life.”

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A MITH Digital Dialogue Tuesday, September 29, 12:30-1:45 MITH Conference Room, McKeldin Library B0135 "The Harlem Rennaisance in Second Life" By Zita Nunes This talk will address various aspects of teaching in Second Life. Drawing on their two-year experience co-teaching courses on the Harlem Renaissance that have brought together students from the University of Maryland,

8 Sep 2009

September 15th Digital Dialgoue: Rachel Donahue, “A Glance at the Current State of Video Game Preservation”

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A MITH Digital Dialogue Tuesday, September 15, 12:30-1:45 MITH Conference Room, McKeldin Library B0135 "At Glance at the Current State of Video Game Preservation" by RACHEL DONAHUE A number of cultural institutions have begun to take an interest in videogame preservation--but before materials make it to the archives, they are managed by their creators. Understanding

2 Sep 2009

Upcoming Digital Dialogue Lecture

By | 2009-09-02T11:55:54+00:00 Wed, Sep 2, 2009|Digital Dialogues|

A MITH Digital Dialogue Tuesday, September 15, 12:30-1:45 MITH Conference Room, McKeldin Library B0135 "A Glance at the Current State of Videogame Preservation" by Rachel Donahue A number of cultural institutions have begun to take an interest in videogame preservation -- but before materials make it to the archives, they are managed by their creators.

30 Apr 2009

5/5 MITH Digital Dialogue: Katie King, “Networked Reenactments: how television, museums, and universities tried to find audiences in the nineties”

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A MITH Digital Dialogue Tuesday, May 5, 12:30-1:45 MITH Conference Room, McKeldin Library B0135 "Networked Reenactments: how television, museums, and universities tried to find audiences in the nineties" By KATIE KING Some knowledge engineers claim that the 20 disciplines that came into being in 1900 fractured into 8000 specialized topics in science alone ninety years

22 Apr 2009

4/28 MITH Digital Dialogue: “Preserving Virtual Worlds: A MITH Research Update”

By | 2009-04-22T13:24:20+00:00 Wed, Apr 22, 2009|Digital Dialogues, Events|

A MITH Digital Dialogue Tuesday, April 28, 12:30-1:45 MITH Conference Room, McKeldin Library B0135 "Preserving Virtual Worlds: A MITH Research Update" By NEIL FRAISTAT, MATTHEW KIRSCHENBAUM, KARI KRAUS, and DOUG RESIDE Interactive media are highly complex and at high risk for loss as technologies rapidly become obsolete. The Preserving Virtual Worlds project is actively exploring

15 Apr 2009

4/21 MITH Digital Dialogue: Mills Kelly, “What Happens When You Teach Students to Lie Online?”

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A MITH Digital Dialogue Tuesday, April 21, 12:30-1:45 MITH Conference Room, McKeldin Library B0135 "What Happens When You Teach Students to Lie Online?" by MILLS KELLY What happens when undergraduate students are encouraged to create false history and then post it online for all the world to see? In this talk, Professor Mills Kelly, Associate

8 Apr 2009

4/14 MITH Digital Dialogue: Andrew Stauffer, “Formalization, Transformation, and the Digital Scholarly Edition”

By | 2009-04-08T11:29:49+00:00 Wed, Apr 8, 2009|Digital Dialogues, Events|

A MITH Digital Dialogue Tuesday, April 14, 12:30-1:45 MITH Conference Room, McKeldin Library B0135 "Formalization, Transformation, and the Digital Scholarly Edition" by ANDREW STAUFFER This talk considers how the scholarly edition (whether print or digital) processes information via formalization, and about the implications of this for our understanding and practice of digital scholarly editing. More