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How Were So Many Arabic Authors So Prolific? Digital Evidence for the Origins and Development of a Historical Textual Tradition

Sarah Savant
Aga Khan University, Institute for the Study of Muslim Civilisations, London
MITH Conference Room
Thursday, October 25, 2018
12:30 pm
co-sponsored with Roshan Institute for Persian Studies

This lecture focuses on the size of the Arabic tradition (ca. 700-1500), and the likely role that written practices and cultural expectations played in its [...]

By |2018-11-07T09:15:06+00:00Oct 16, 2018|Dialogue, Digital Dialogues, Events|

EcoDH: Intersections of Environmental and Digital Humanities

Ted Dawson
University of Maryland
Craig Dietrich
Occidental College
Amanda Starling Gould
Duke University
libi rose striegl
University of Colorado, Boulder
Max Symuleski
Duke University
MITH Conference Room
Tuesday, September 18, 2018
12:30 pm
University of Maryland Germanic Studies

We in digital humanities and media studies like to use environmental metaphors. We talk of “media ecologies” and hold conferences about “possible worlds.” Maxwell, Raundalen, [...]

By |2018-10-09T14:03:40+00:00Sep 11, 2018|Dialogue, Digital Dialogues, Events|

If We Build It, They Will Come: Mapping an Intellectual History of the 20th Century Afro-Atlantic

Kaiama Glover
Barnard College
sx archipelagos
MITH Conference Room
Wednesday, March 28, 2018
12:30 pm

This presentation discusses the conceptualization and development of interactive cartographic platform In the Same Boats: Toward an Intellectual Cartography of the Afro-Atlantic. In the Same Boats is a work of multimodal [...]

By |2018-04-02T10:53:07+00:00Mar 13, 2018|Uncategorized|