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28 Mar 2012

4/3 MITH Digital Dialogue: Bill Ferster, “Historical Interactive Visualization: Coaxing Data to Tell Stories”

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Tuesday, April 3, 12:30-1:45pm 2117 Hornbake, South Wing (HCIL) Co-sponsored by the Human Computer Interaction Lab "Historical Interactive Visualization: Coaxing Data to Tell Stories" by BILL FERSTER This talk will take an informal look at interactive visualization projects done at the University of Virginia's Virginia Center for Digital History (VCDH) and the Sciences, Arts, &

14 Mar 2012

3/27 MITH Digital Dialogue: Craig Saper, “R\e\a\d/i/n/g/ as a Publishing Practice”

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Tuesday, March 27, 12:30-1:45PM MITH Conference Room, B0135 McKeldin Library “R\e\a\d/i/n/g/ as a Publishing Practice” by CRAIG SAPER Digital Humanities research has found increased funding and job opportunities, and it has become a center piece of efforts to raise the rankings and profile of universities seeking the highest Carnegie Research status. It also has a blossoming

8 Mar 2012

3/13 MITH Digital Dialogue: Lisa M. Snyder, “A Conversation about Compulsion, the World’s Columbian Exposition of 1893, and Virtual Reality”

By | 2017-02-05T21:14:43+00:00 Thu, Mar 8, 2012|Community, Digital Dialogues|

Tuesday, March 13, 2:00-3:15PM 1111 School of Architecture (Building 145) "A Conversation about Compulsion, the World's Columbia Exposition of 1893, and Virtual Reality" by LISA M. SNYDER Is there a place for virtual reality in the digital humanities toolkit? For all of the early hype surrounding the use virtual reality for teaching and learning and

1 Mar 2012

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

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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

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

16 Feb 2012

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

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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

8 Feb 2012

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

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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

12 Jan 2012

Announcing our Spring Digital Dialogues!

By | 2017-02-05T21:14:53+00:00 Thu, Jan 12, 2012|Community, Digital Dialogues|

A new semester is here! And with it brings a stellar list of speakers for our spring Digital Dialogues, a speaker series hosted by The Maryland Institute for Technology in the Humanities (MITH). We are delighted to host this impressive list of innovative scholars, and would love for you to join us! 02.07     Julia