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1 Dec 2008

12/2 MITH Digital Dialogue: Elizabeth Bearden, “Renaissance Moving Pictures: From Sidney’s Funeral materials to Collaborative, Multimedia Nachleben.”

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A MITH Digital Dialogue Tuesday, December 2, 12:30-1:45 MITH Conference Room, McKeldin Library B0135 "Renaissance Moving Pictures: From Sidney's Funeral materials to Collaborative, Multimedia Nachleben." by ELIZABETH BEARDEN, STEPHANIE CLARKE-GRAHAM, ELIZABETH MARTIN, and MICHAEL QUILLIGAN Come hear us talk about the creation and significance of our multimedia website dedicated to the funeral procession of Sir

12 Nov 2008

11/18 MITH Digital Dialogue: Ann Weeks and Benjamin Bederson, “The International Children’s Digital Library – Not Just for Children Anymore”

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A MITH Digital Dialogue Tuesday, November 18, 12:30-1:45 MITH Conference Room, McKeldin Library B0135 "The International Children's Digital Library: Not Just for Children Anymore" By Ann Weeks, Professor of the Practice, College of Information Studies and Benjamin Bederson, Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science The International Children's Digital Library (ICDL) is a full-text library of

29 Oct 2008

11/4 MITH Digital Dialogue: Bethany Nowviskie, “New World Ordering: Shaping Geospatial Information for Scholarly Use.”

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A MITH Digital Dialogue Tuesday, November 4, 12:30-1:45 MITH Conference Room, McKeldin Library B0135 "New World Ordering: Shaping Geospatial Information for Scholarly Use." by Bethany Nowviskie With the exception of a few exemplary projects, geospatial information technology has played a surprisingly a small role in humanities scholarship, given the importance of space and place to

22 Oct 2008

10/28 MITH Digital Dialogue: Matthew Kirschenbaum, “War (and) Games” (discussion)

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A MITH Digital Dialogue Tuesday, October 28, 12:30-1:45 MITH Conference Room, McKeldin Library "War (and) Games" (discussion) By Matthew Kirschenbaum (English and MITH) A conversation about the long history and seemingly unlikely combination of warfare and gaming, and the representation of war and militarism in computer and board games (for example, the official Pentagon recruiting

15 Oct 2008

10/21 MITH Digital Dialogue: Kathleen Fitzpatrick: Planned Obsolescence: Publishing, Technology, and the Future of the Academy.

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MITH Digital Dialogue Tuesday, October 21, 12:30-1:45 MITH Conference Room, McKeldin Library "Planned Obsolescence: Publishing, Technology, and the Future of the Academy." by Kathleen Fitzpatrick Much attention has been paid in recent years to the digital future of scholarship, and in particularly to the technological and infrastructural development necessary to new publishing structures. This talk

8 Oct 2008

10/14 MITH Digital Dialogue: Zach Whalen, “The Videogame Text”

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Listen to the podcast of this Digital Dialogue A MITH Digital Dialogue Tuesday, October 14, 12:30-1:45 MITH Conference Room, McKeldin Library "The Videogame Text" by ZACH WHALEN The word 'text' in this title does double duty. First, it identifies the videogame itself as a text in the general sense: the object of study, the type

1 Oct 2008

10/7 MITH Digital Dialogue: Brent Seales, “EDUCE: Enhanced Digital Unwrapping for Conservation and Exploration.”

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Listen to the podcast of this Digital Dialogue A MITH Digital Dialogue Tuesday, October 7, 12:30-1:45 MITH Conference Room, McKeldin Library "EDUCE: Enhanced Digital Unwrapping for Conservation and Exploration." by BRENT SEALES Often, any attempt to read fragile texts, such as papyrus rolls, fundamentally and irreversibly alters the structure of the object in which they

24 Sep 2008

9/30 MITH Digital Dialogue: Tom Scheinfeldt and Dave Lester, “Omeka: Easy Web Publishing for Scholarship and Cultural Heritage”

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Listen to the podcast of this Digital Dialogue A MITH Digital Dialogue Tuesday, September 30, 12:30-1:45 MITH Conference Room, McKeldin Library B0135 "Omeka: Easy Web Publishing for Scholarship and Cultural Heritage" by Tom Scheinfeldt and Dave Lester (George Mason) Well into the second decade of the web, many aspiring digital humanists still find it difficult

17 Sep 2008

9/23 MITH Digital Dialogue: Joyce Ray, “Cyberinfrastructure and the Future of Libraries.”

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A MITH Digital Dialogue Tuesday, September 23, 12:30-1:45 MITH Conference Room, McKeldin Library B0135 "Cyberinfrastructure and the Future of Libraries" by JOYCE RAY, IMLS What can libraries (and digital libraries) contribute to the infrastructure of the web, and how do libraries need to change to do this? JOYCE RAY has directed the agency's discretionary library

11 Sep 2008

9/16 MITH Digital Dialogue: Stanley Katz, “Digital Humanities 3.0: Where We Have Come From and Where We Are Now?”

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Listen to the podcast of this Digital Dialogue MITH Digital Dialogue Tuesday, September 16, 12:30-1:45 MITH Conference Room, McKeldin Library B0135 "Digital Humanities 3.0: Where We Have Come From and Where We Are Now?" by STANLEY KATZ I want to ask the related questions of where we are and where we are headed in the