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5 Mar 2018
Kirsten Keister

Lakeland Community Heritage Project Digital Archive

By |2019-05-09T17:22:17-05:00Mar 5, 2018|

The Lakeland Community Heritage Project Digital Archive  is a partnership between the Lakeland Community Heritage Project (LCHP), Dr. Mary Corbin Sies of University of Maryland’s Department of American Studies, and MITH,  to document an historic African American community before and after segregation and contribute to an understanding of urban renewal’s impact on communities of color.

3 Oct 2017

Sarah Florini Digital Dialogue

By |2017-10-10T16:45:53-05:00Oct 3, 2017|

Though publics are often conceived of as bounded by platform, users frequently deploy platforms in conjunction to create trans-platform digitally networked publics. The multi-media [...]

30 Jan 2017

Kishonna Gray Digital Dialogue

By |2017-05-12T17:44:38-05:00Jan 30, 2017|

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