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20 Sep 2010

9/21 MITH Digital Dialogue: MappingDC, OpenStreetMap Mapping Party

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9/21 MITH Digital Dialogue: MappingDC, OpenStreetMap Mapping Party A MITH Digital Dialogue Tuesday, September 21st, 12:30-1:45 MITH Conference Room, McKeldin Library B0135 "OpenStreetMap Mapping Party" organized by MAPPINGDC OpenStreetMap is an open and freely editable map of the world that anyone (including you!) can contribute to. This session has been organized as a mapping party;

8 Sep 2010

9/14 MITH Digital Dialogue: Zeynep Tufekci and Nathan Jurgenson, The iPad: The “Jesus Tablet” and the Resurrection of Consumer Society

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A MITH Digital Dialogue Tuesday, September 14th, 12:30-1:45 MITH Conference Room, McKeldin Library B0135 "The iPad: The 'Jesus Tablet' and the Resurrection of Consumer Society" by ZEYNEP TUFEKCI and NATHAN JURGENSON Apple’s much-discussed iPad fits more within the logic of consumer society rather than the participatory Web 2.0 with its focus on active participation, diminishing

7 Sep 2010

Fall 2010 Digital Dialogues Schedule

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The Fall 2010 MITH Digital Dialogues schedule is now available (PDF). As always, Digital Dialogues are Tuesdays at 12:30 in the MITH conference room (McKeldin Library). We especially like seeing visitors from our neighboring campuses around town. Neil Fraistat, Director of MITH, comments, "Digital Dialogues has long been one of MITH's signature programs, providing a

21 Apr 2010

4/27 MITH Digital Dialogue: Ray Siemens, “Tool Mashing: The Devonshire MS (BL Add 17492) and its Networks”

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A MITH Digital Dialogue Tuesday, April 27, 1230-1:45 MITH Conference Room, McKeldin Library B0135 “Tool Mashing: The Devonshire MS (BL Add 17492) and its Networks” by Ray Siemens Our interest in the Devonshire MS (BL Add 17492) for almost two hundred years, now, has been in its role as a central textual witness to the

15 Apr 2010

4/20 MITH Digital Dialogue: Mirona Magearu, “Performance in Digital Poetry: Technique, Spectacle, and Representation of Cultural Intersections”

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A MITH Digital Dialogue Tuesday, April 20, 12:30-1:45 MITH Conference Room, McKeldin Library B0135 “Performance in Digital Poetry: Technique, Spectacle, and Representation of Cultural Intersections” By MIRONA MAGEARU With origins in the avant-garde movement of the first half of twentieth century, digital poetry extends the creative repertoire of this experimental poetry tradition using computers in

7 Apr 2010

4/13 MITH Digital Dialogue: Sharon Leon, “Doing History in Public: Digital History in the Digital Humanities”

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A MITH Digital Dialogue Tuesday, April 13th, 12:30-1:45 MITH Conference Room, McKeldin Library B0135 “Doing History in Public: Digital History in the Digital Humanities” By Sharon Leon What is the place of digital historians in the larger field of digital humanities? Are digital historians simply public historians working in a new environment? Recently, digital humanists

24 Mar 2010

3/30 MITH Digital Dialogue: Nick Chen & Kari Kraus, "Prototyping a Dual-Display e-Reader in the Literature Classroom"

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A MITH Digital Dialogue Tuesday, March 30th, 12:30-1:45 MITH Conference Room, McKeldin Library B0135 "Prototyping a Dual-Display e-Reader in the Literature Classroom” by NICK CHEN and KARI KRAUS This semester, the Computer Science Department and the English Department at UMD teamed up to provide Honors students in Book 2.0: The History of the Book and

17 Mar 2010

3/23 MITH Digital Dialogue: Beth Bonsignore, “The Design and Use of StoryKit: An Intergenerational Mobile Storytelling App”

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A MITH Digital Dialogue Tuesday, March 23rd, 12:30-1:45 MITH Conference Room, McKeldin Library B0135 "The Design and Use of StoryKit: An Intergenerational Mobile Storytelling App" by BETH BONSIGNORE Today’s mobile devices are natively equipped with multimedia means for families to capture and share their daily experiences. However, designing authoring tools that effectively integrate the discrete

15 Feb 2010

2/16 MITH Digital Dialogue: Dave Lester, “Collaborative Approaches to Digital Humanities: Unconferences and Crowdsourcing”

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[Rescheduled from last week.] A MITH Digital Dialogue Tuesday, February 16th, 12:30-1:45 MITH Conference Room, McKeldin Library B0135 “Collaborative Approaches to Digital Humanities: Unconferences and Crowdsourcing” by DAVE LESTER As MITH’s newly-minted Assistant Director and a serial collaborator, Dave Lester will discuss the unconference (barcamp) model and his experience helping organize The Humanities and Technology

3 Feb 2010

2/9 MITH Digital Dialogue: Dave Lester, “Collaborative Approaches to Digital Humanities: Unconferences and Crowdsourcing”

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A MITH Digital Dialogue Tuesday, February 9th, 12:30-1:45 MITH Conference Room, McKeldin Library B0135 "Collaborative Approaches to Digital Humanities: Unconferences and Crowdsourcing" by DAVE LESTER As MITH's newly-minted Assistant Director and a serial collaborator, Dave Lester will discuss the unconference (barcamp) model and his experience helping organize The Humanities and Technology Camp (THATCamp) while previously