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15 May 2012

Announcing the Digital Humanities Winter Institute

By | 2017-02-05T21:14:32+00:00 Tue, May 15, 2012|Community, Events, News|

MITH will host the first annual Digital Humanities Winter Institute (DHWI), from Monday, January 7, 2013, to Friday, January 11, 2013, at the University of Maryland in College Park, Maryland. We're delighted to be expanding the model pioneered by the highly-successful Digital Humanities Summer Institute (DHSI) at the University of Victoria to the United States.

25 Apr 2012

5/1 MITH Digital Dialogue: Carla Peterson and Seth Denbo, “From Print to Digital: The Black Gotham Digital Archive”

By | 2017-02-05T21:14:36+00:00 Wed, Apr 25, 2012|Digital Dialogues, Events|

Tuesday, May 1, 12:30-1:45pm 6137 McKeldin Library, Special Events Cosponsored by the Departments of African-American Studies, American Studies, and English "From Print to Digital: The Black Gotham Digital Archive" by CARLA PETERSON Co-presenter: SETH DENBO I’ve spent my MITH fellowship year working on “The Black Gotham Digital Archive.” My goal is to link an interactive

12 Apr 2012

Upcoming Event This Saturday 4/14: Theorizing the Web Conference

By | 2017-02-05T21:14:38+00:00 Thu, Apr 12, 2012|Events, News|

This Saturday, April 14th the Maryland Institute for Technology in the Humanities will be co-sponsoring the second annual Theorizing the Web Conference along with the Department of Sociology, Cyborgology, and the iSchool. It should be a fantastic event. Come on out! THEORIZING THE WEB CONFERENCE APRIL 14, 2012 UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND cyborgology.org/theorizingtheweb #TtW12 On Saturday

25 Jan 2012

THATCamp Games: Maryland Is For Gamers

By | 2017-02-05T21:14:52+00:00 Wed, Jan 25, 2012|Community, Events, News|

Sheet of stickers from THATCamp Games 2012. THATCamp Games, last weekend’s four-day unconference on digital humanities and gaming, had its origin in a packed “humanities gaming” catch-all session at THATCamp Prime 2011, where we quickly realized that “games” was too broad a topic for a single session. THATCamp Games brought together members of

5 Oct 2011

MITH Sponsors THATCamp Games

By | 2011-10-05T13:23:53+00:00 Wed, Oct 5, 2011|Community, Events|

I'm delighted to announce MITH as an official sponsor of the January 2012 THATCamp Games, a themed humanities and technology unconference covering the research, teaching, and playing of games of all kinds (read more about the idea of the unconference here). The focus of THATCamp Games is "hack over yack" (!); we hope you'll leave

9 May 2011

Documenting Dance: Upcoming Event Monday 5/16 at the Kennedy Center

By | 2017-02-05T21:15:26+00:00 Mon, May 9, 2011|Community, Events|

Renowned ballerina Suzanne Farrell performed an exceptional 28 years before retiring from an established and widely-accomplished career. Having danced for world-famous companies in Berlin, New York City, Paris and Vienna, Farrell gained an unparalleled wealth of knowledge and expertise that she then chose to pass down to the next generation of dancers as teacher and

19 Jan 2011

Advanced TEI Seminar & Workshop on Professionalization in DH Centers

By | 2016-02-02T20:46:12+00:00 Wed, Jan 19, 2011|Events|

Despite the recent icy weather and the relative quiet of campus during winter term, MITH continues to remain a center of activity in the world of digital humanities. On Monday January 17, MITH welcomed an advanced seminar on TEI (Text Encoding Initiative) funded by the NEH and conducted by the Brown University Women Writers Project

28 Sep 2010

MITH Welcomes Alan Liu

By | 2017-02-05T21:15:37+00:00 Tue, Sep 28, 2010|Events|

On Monday and Tuesday, October 4 and 5, Prof. Alan Liu (U California, Santa Barbara), one of the world's leading scholars in digital humanities, will be visiting the campus.. On Monday October 4, at 3:30pm, in Ulrich Recital Hall, Tawes, Prof. Liu will give a lecture titled "Rerouting Creativity: New Media Arts after the Ideology

18 May 2010

Spring 2010 Roy Rosenzweig Forum on Technology and the Humanities: The Library of Congress Twitter Archive

By | 2010-05-18T17:42:27+00:00 Tue, May 18, 2010|Community, Events|

Beth Dulabahn, Director of Integration Management in the Office of Strategic Initiatives at the Library of Congress, will talk about the donation of the Twitter archive to the library. Beth was involved in the talks with Twitter and will provide some background and insight into this major digital acquisition. There will also be a general

17 May 2010

TEDx Potomac Simulcast at MITH

By | 2017-02-05T21:15:42+00:00 Mon, May 17, 2010|Community, Events|

On Thursday May 20th, MITH will be hosting a live simulcast of TEDx Potomac, a 1-day, independently-organized TED event, from 9am to 5pm. The event will happen in our conference room, and is free and open to the public. The theme is “Beyond Politics: Innovation, Inspiration, and Insight,” and the day will highlight diverse, thought-provoking presenters from