Projects tagged with 'digital humanities'

Women Who Rock

Since 2011, Women Who Rock (WWR) has brought together scholars/archivists, musicians, media-makers, performers, artists, and activists to explore the role of women and popular music in the creation of cultural scenes and social justice movements in the Americas and beyond. The project encompasses several interwoven components: project-based coursework at the graduate and undergraduate levels; an annual participant-driven conference and film festival; and an oral history archive hosted by the University of Washington Libraries Digital Initiatives Program that ties the various components together. The archive features oral histories with Medusa, Alice Bag, Nobuko Miyamoto, and many others.

Histories and Futures of the Book

Histories and Futures of the Book is an interdisciplinary lecture series in manuscript, print, and digital culture organized by the Textual Studies Program in conjunction with the annual meeting of the

Affect & Audience in the Digital Age

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Affect & Audience in the Digital Age is a one-day symposium exploring emergent modes of creative public scholarship. Specifically, we are interested in scholarly, pedagogical, curatorial, and creative practices that attend to the digitally mediated character of contemporary poetry. 

Teaching with Technology

Teaching with Technology

Teaching with Technology aims to bring together graduate teaching assistants from various departments to initiate a discussion about the use of technology in the classroom. 

The Newbook Digital Texts in the Humanities Publications Collaborative

NDTH undergraduate interns.

The Svoboda Diaries Newbook Project has made a giant step forward.  With a boost from 2012-13 funding by the Simpson Center, our project to publish a collection of 19th century personal diaries from Iraq has grown to include two other primary texts publication projects:  The Emma B. Andrews Diary Project, which will make available the diaries of an amazing 19th century woman, the mistress of Theodore M. Davis (1837 - 1915), an Ohio businessman who funded much of the “Golden Age of Egyptian Archaeology,” and The  Georgian Digital Text Collective, which will publish a large collection of little-known Georgian literature in multiple languages and formats.

Re-mapping Imaginary and Imagined Communities

This collaboration bring together two very different forms of digital humanities research – qualitative geovisualization as spatial humanities and new media art curation – in order to build a participatory digital archive of creative community.

Women Who Rock

Women Who Rock brings together scholars, musicians, media-makers, performers, artists, and activists to explore the role of women and popular music in the creation of cultural scenes and social justice movements in the Americas.

MIRG: Moving Images Research Group

The Moving Images Research Group (MIRG) is a research cluster that brings together faculty, students, and members of the UW community with an interest in cinema, media, and emerging screen cultures.

The Svoboda Diaries "Newbook" Project

How can digital technologies transform the edition and publication of original texts? What if we start thinking of “the book” as something that goes beyond ink-on-paper? Can we imagine a new kind of book that extends into cyberspace where annotation can grow organically? Where links to other works, background information, images and sounds can be stored in great profusion? Where texts can be made available simultaneously in creative web displays, eBook formats, and hard copy print-on-demand versions?