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MITH Welcomes DCC

MITH is very pleased and excited to welcome the launch of a new living/learning program, Digital Cultures and Creativity (DCC), to be housed within the University Honors College, sponsored by the College of Arts and Humanities and co-sponsorsed by…continue reading

An Evening with Bruce Sterling

The Maryland Institute for Technology in the Humanities (MITH), College Park Art Scholars, Honors Humanities, and the Honors College are very pleased to present an evening with author and futurist . . . B R U C E S T E R L I N G "Tomorrow Now…continue reading

Job: Assistant Director

The Maryland Institute for Technology in the Humanities (MITH) is seeking to hire an Assistant Director to join our management team, which currently consists of Neil Fraistat, Matt Kirschenbaum, and Doug Reside. Made possible by a major Challenge…continue reading

MITH co-PIs centerNet Start Up

We are pleased to announce that the centerNet steering committee has received a Digital Humanities Start Up Grant from the U.S. National Endowment for the Humanities to help it develop a robust and sustainable organizational infrastructure and to run…continue reading

Donahue Elected to SAA Steering Committee

At this year's annual meeting of the Society of American Archivists (SAA), MITH GA Rachel Donahue was elected to the Electronic Records Section (ERS) steering committee. Established in 1994, ERS "functions as a locus of expertise, leadership, and…continue reading

Apply for Advanced TEI Seminar at MITH!

Call for Participation: Advanced TEI Seminar as MITH An advanced seminar in TEI encoding for manuscripts will be offered at MITH January 20-22, 2010. The seminar is sponsored by the Brown University Women Writers Project with generous funding from…continue reading

MITH Welcomes Amanda Visconti

MITH is very pleased to welcome Amanda Visconti as an intern working on MITH's Deena Larsen Collection. A graduate student at the University of Michigan's School of Information, she specializes in human-computer interaction. She holds an…continue reading

MITH is Hiring a Web Programmer

Faculty Research Assistant (Web Programmer) The Maryland Institute for Technology in the Humanities (MITH) at the University of Maryland in College Park seeks a web programmer to work on two grant funded projects. The first involves the creation of a…continue reading

MITH in the Chronicle

MITH's ongoing research in digital curation and preservation is featured prominently in the front-page story "Archiving Writers' Work in an Age of E-Mail" in this week's edition of the Chronicle of Higher Education. The story profiles the challenges…continue reading

Call for Fellowships

MITH is currently inviting applications from the University of Maryland's College of Arts & Humanities and from the University Libraries for a MITH Resident Fellowship during the 2009-2010 academic year. Resident Fellowships offer customized…continue reading

Tools for Data-Driven Scholarship

Later today, MITH and George Mason's Center for History and New Media will kick off a two-day workshop on "Tools for Data-Driven Scholarship," sponsored by the NSF, NEH, and IMLS. An invitational meeting, digital humanities leaders and experts from…continue reading

Digital Humanities 2009 CFP Available!

The call for papers for Digital Humanities 2009 is now available. (In case you've been living in a digital humanities cave for the last twelve months, this prestigious international conference is being hosted by MITH.)continue reading

Fall 2008 Digital Dialogues Schedule Posted

MITH is pleased to announce another great semester of digital humanities talks at the University of Maryland: our fall 2008 Digital Dialogues schedule is now online. We look forward to seeing you this coming Tuesday, when Doug Reside presents on his…continue reading