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Grad Connect Cafe

Tue, 2017-02-07 (All day) - Tue, 2017-04-04 (All day)
Thomson House : 3650 rue McTavish Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1Y2

4 Apr:  Network and Build Relationships for the Future

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Talk: Data Mining for Privacy Protection

Fri, 2017-01-27 14:30 - 15:30
McConnell Engineering Building : Room 012, 3480 rue University Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0E9

Speaker: Benjamin Fung- School of Information Studies, McGill University

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Benjaming Fung - E-mail Authorship Analysis for Crime Investigation - DH Work In Progress Series

Wed, 2014-03-26 15:00 - 16:30
Sherbrooke 688 : room 461, 688 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 3R1

Benjamiin Fung (Information Studies) will give this year's final DH work in progress talk.


Track Changes: The Literary History of Word Processing - McGill 2013 Digital Humanities Lecture - Matt Kirschenbaum (Maryland)

Thu, 2013-03-21 18:30 - 20:00
Leacock Building : room 232, 855 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 2T7

Mark Twain famously prepared the manuscript for Life on the Mississippi (1883) with his new Remington typewriter, the first literary text ever submitted to a publisher in typewritten form. Today we recognize that the typewriter changed the history and material culture of authorship. But when did writers begin using word processors? Who were the early adopters? How did the technology change their relationship to their craft? Was the computer just a better typewriter—faster, easier to use—or was it something more?