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Sounding Poetry with Digital Tools

Joanna Swafford
Joanna Swafford
SUNY New Paltz
MITH Conference Room
Tuesday, April 4, 2017
12:30 pm

Although poetry is often treated as silent print on the page, this talk details how digital tools can augment poetry’s aural and performed dimensions. [...]

By |2017-04-10T10:57:25+00:00Mar 28, 2017|Uncategorized|

Giving Voice to Ancient Texts: Digital Preservation and Access for Endangered Manuscripts from Threatened Communities

Columba Stewart
Columba Stewart, OSB
Hill Museum and Manuscript Library
MITH Conference Room
Wednesday, February 15, 2017
12:30 pm
Co-Sponsored by Roshan Institute for Persian Studies

The Hill Museum & Manuscript Library (HMML) at Saint John’s University, Collegeville, Minnesota, was founded in 1965 to microfilm Benedictine libraries in Europe. The [...]

By |2017-05-12T17:47:16+00:00Feb 7, 2017|Digital Dialogues, Events|

Buffoons, Goons, and Pixelated Minstrels: The Digital Story That Games Tell

Kishonna Gray
Kishonna L Gray, Ph.D.
Fellow, Berkman-Klein Center for Internet & Society, Harvard University
MITH Conference Room
Tuesday, February 7, 2017
12:30 pm

As racial projects, video games legitimize white masculinity and hegemonic ideology through the ‘othering’ process. This is performed via pixelated minstrelsy by depicting Black [...]

By |2017-05-12T17:44:38+00:00Jan 30, 2017|Digital Dialogues, Events|