Screening of 1974 Documentary "Hypertext: An Educational Experiment in English and Computer Science at Brown University"

The Maryland Institute for Technology in the Humanities and the Human-Computer Interaction Lab at the University of Maryland, and the National Endowment for the Humanities cordially invite you to its first public screening at 7:30pm on the evening of Monday April 25, 2016 in the auditorium at 0320 Tawes Hall. The screening will include commentary on this experiment, which built arguably the first online scholarly community, by Professor van Dam, followed by a panel discussion featuring van Dam as well as Maryland’s own Ben Shneiderman, Kari Kraus (Associate Professor, iSchool and English Department), the NEH’s CIO and Director of the Office of Digital Humanities Brett Bobley, and NEH’s Program Analyst Ann Sneesby-Koch (to be moderated by MITH’s Associate Director Matthew Kirschenbaum). We hope that you can join us for this very special event!

Speakers

Andy Van Dam
Andy Van Dam
Professor of Technology and Education and Professor of Computer ScienceBrown University
Ben Shneiderman
ProfessorDepartment of Computer ScienceUniversity of Maryland
Kari Kraus
Kari Kraus
Brett Bobley
Ann Sneesby-Koch
Matthew Kirschenbaum
Matthew Kirschenbaum