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7 Aug 2012

Announcing the Personal Digital Archiving 2013 Conference

By | Tue, Aug 7, 2012|Community, Events, News|

The Maryland Institute for Technology in the Humanities at the University of Maryland and the National Digital Information Infrastructure Program at the Library of Congress are pleased to announce that they will serve as co-hosts of the 2013 Personal Digital Archiving Conference in conjunction with the University of Maryland Libraries. To be held February 21st [...]

6 Aug 2012

MITH Announces an NEH Chairman’s Cooperative Agreement for Shared Horizons

By | Mon, Aug 6, 2012|Community, Events, News|

The Maryland Institute for Technology in the Humanities (MITH) is pleased to announce that it has been selected as a recipient of a National Endowment for the Humanities Chairman’s Cooperative Agreement for “Shared Horizons: Data, Biomedicine, and the Digital Humanities,” an interdisciplinary symposium exploring the intersection of digital humanities and biomedicine. Working in cooperation with [...]

20 Jul 2012

We are moving to our new campus home

By | Fri, Jul 20, 2012|MITH Move, News|

MITH will be moving from its current location on the McKeldin Mall to the Hornbake Library Building in the coming weeks. We anticipate being closed to walk in business beginning July 30th and plan to reopen in our new space (0301 Hornbake Library inside Non-Print Media) on Monday, August 6th. Please stay tuned for forthcoming [...]

16 Jul 2012

Come work @MITH as a research programmer

By | Mon, Jul 16, 2012|Jobs, News, Opportunities|

Join the team at the Maryland Institute for Technology in the Humanities at the University of Maryland. We are seeking an experienced research programmer who will provide technical expertise for research projects in the digital humanities. The Research Programmer will work with senior MITH staff to develop new methods and tools for the exploration and curation of [...]

12 Jul 2012

City University of New York (CUNY) Graduate Center Digital Initiatives Program Joins DHWI!

By | Thu, Jul 12, 2012|News|

The Digital Humanities Winter Institute is pleased to announce that the City University of New York (CUNY) Graduate Center Digital Initiatives Program has joined as a sponsor of the January 2013 event. Part of a constellation of DH efforts at CUNY that includes the CUNY Academic Commons and the CUNY Digital Humanities Initiative, CUNY GCDI [...]

20 Jun 2012

Editing Modernism in Canada joins DHWI!

By | Wed, Jun 20, 2012|News|

The Editing Modernism in Canada (EMiC) Project and the Digital Humanities Winter Institute are delighted to announce the 8th course for the upcoming 2013 institute. Digital Editions, led by EMiC director Dean Irvine, is designed for individuals and groups who are interested in creating scholarly digital editions. Topics covered will include an overview of planning [...]

15 May 2012

Announcing the Digital Humanities Winter Institute

By | 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. [...]

16 Apr 2012

Carla Peterson Wins 2011 NYC Book Award for Black Gotham

By | Mon, Apr 16, 2012|Faculty Fellows, News|

We are thrilled to announce that Carla Peterson, professor of English at the University of Maryland and MITH Faculty Fellow has won a 2011 New York City Book Award from the New York Society Library for her recent book Black Gotham: A Family History of African Americans in Nineteenth-Century New York City (Yale University Press, [...]

12 Apr 2012

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

By | 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 [...]

6 Apr 2012

Carla Peterson Interviewed by Brian Lehrer

By | Fri, Apr 6, 2012|Faculty Fellows, News|

On Monday, April 9th CUNY TV show host Brian Lehrer will interview Carla Peterson on her book, Black Gotham: A Family History of African Americans in Nineteenth-Century New York City (Yale University Press, 2011) and the Black Gotham Digital Archive. Black Gotham is a riveting account of Peterson’s quest to reconstruct the lives of her [...]