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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+00:00 Mar 13, 2018|Uncategorized|

Persian Twitter: A Transforming Social Media Landscape

Emad Khazraee
Harvard University
Kent State University
MITH Conference Room
Tuesday, February 20, 2018
12:30 pm
Co-sponsored by The Roshan Institute for Persian Studies

Social media have transformed our societies and contributed to creation of online public spaces. In the past few years, we witnessed how social media [...]

By | 2018-03-07T11:08:23+00:00 Feb 13, 2018|Uncategorized|

Repositories of Failure: Creating Abolitionist Archives to Project Past the Punishment Paradigm

Jarrett Drake
Harvard University
MITH Conference Room
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
12:30 pm
In conjunction with the African American History, Culture & Digital Humanities (AADHum) initiative

This talk will speculate on the following questions: to what extent and in what ways might communities use archives as avenues to abolish police [...]

By | 2018-02-21T11:07:23+00:00 Jan 10, 2018|Dialogue, Digital Dialogues, Events|

Yes, We Scan: Building Media Conservation and Digitization at the National Museum of African American History and Culture

Walter Forsberg
Walter Forsberg
National Museum of African American History and Culture – Smithsonian Institution
MITH Conference Room
Tuesday, November 7, 2017
12:30 pm

Walter Forsberg, Media Archivist for the National Museum of African American History and Culture at the Smithsonian, will present an overview of the new [...]

By | 2018-02-13T16:59:43+00:00 Oct 31, 2017|Uncategorized|