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16 Jun 2015

Nannie Helen Burroughs Electronic Editions

By | 2017-02-05T21:25:34+00:00 Tue, Jun 16, 2015|

This was a Winnemore Digital Dissertation Fellowship project of Michele Mason in 2006, for which Michele produced a scholarly electronic edition of several key texts by Civil Rights leader Nannie Helen Burroughs, highlighting her influence as a leader of African-American women, a political organizer, and a columnist in the African-American press.

4 Jun 2015

John Milton’s Comus

By | 2017-02-05T21:25:35+00:00 Thu, Jun 4, 2015|

This was a project of a group of Networked Associate Fellowships awarded to three English graduate students: Helen L. Hull, Meg F. Pearson, and Erin A. Sadlack. The goal was to construct a significant scholarly online resource for studying John Milton’s A Maske, familiarly known as Comus. The choice of this particular work was made due to its various interpretations and forms (text, hypertext, pictoral and musical). The site consists of four core content sections: a textual archive, multimedia representations, critical essays, and a bibliography.

31 Mar 2014

Walt Whitman’s Annotations

By | 2017-02-05T21:25:37+00:00 Mon, Mar 31, 2014|

The Walt Whitman Archive is an electronic research and teaching tool that sets out to make Whitman’s vast work, for the first time, easily and conveniently accessible to scholars, students, and general readers. Working in collaboration with the University of Texas at Austin, as well as the Center for Digital Research in the Humanities at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln, the project team is focusing on Walt Whitman’s annotations and commentary about history, science, theology, and art being discussed during his time.

9 Feb 2012

Feminism and Writing Technologies

By | 2015-12-18T20:05:00+00:00 Thu, Feb 9, 2012|

King’s Feminism and Writing Technologies was an early MITH Faculty Fellow project which featured a virtual 17th-century Quaker women’s printshop designed to plumb more fully (by reconfiguring objects of study) the intertwinings of print and digital distributions of knowledge production and their implications for research in the twenty-first century university.

9 Feb 2012

Emily Dickinson: Technology and Mythobiography

By | 2017-02-05T21:25:40+00:00 Thu, Feb 9, 2012|

This was a 2001 Faculty Fellowship project of Professor Carol Burbank from the Department of Theatre. Employing two different models of performative technology, a series of interactive templates for student experiments in writing, and a web collage or performance “fugue,” Dr. Burbank explored the way pastiche and narrative function within a technological frame.

9 Feb 2012

Ajax XML Encoder (AXE)

By | 2017-02-05T21:25:42+00:00 Thu, Feb 9, 2012|

AXE is a web-based tool for "tagging" text, video, audio, and image files with XML metadata, a process that is now a necessary but onerous first step in the production of digital material.

9 Feb 2012

Bill Bly Collection

By | 2015-12-14T20:26:55+00:00 Thu, Feb 9, 2012|

The Bill Bly Collection of Electronic Literature is a rich archive of materials from the early literary hypertext movement, received as a generous donation to MITH directly from Bill Bly.

7 Feb 2012

Early Americas Digital Archive

By | 2017-02-05T21:25:44+00:00 Tue, Feb 7, 2012|

The Early Americas Digital Archive (EADA) is a collection of electronic texts and links to texts originally written in or about the Americas from 1492 to approximately 1820. Open to the public for research and teaching purposes, EADA was published and supported by the Maryland Institute for Technology in the Humanities (MITH) under the general editorship of Professor Ralph Bauer, at the University of Maryland at College Park.

7 Feb 2012

Text-Image Linking Environment

By | 2017-02-05T21:25:46+00:00 Tue, Feb 7, 2012|

The Text-Image Linking Environment (TILE) is a web-based tool for creating and editing image-based electronic editions and digital archives of humanities texts.

2 Feb 2012

Archimedes Palimpsest

By | 2015-12-14T20:22:54+00:00 Thu, Feb 2, 2012|

This thirteenth century prayer book contains erased texts that were written several centuries earlier, including two treatises by Archimedes that can be found nowhere else, The Method and Stomachion. MITH worked with the Walters Art Museum to develop an interactive interface for the detailed study of this manuscript.