Digital Humanities

Roger Easton “Imaging Technologies and an Impending New 'Golden Age' in Manuscript Studies"

20Feb201317:30
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The imaging of the visual appearance of manuscripts for wide dissemination via the internet is now widely practiced and has dramatically changed the lives of manuscript scholars.

Ichiro Fujinaga – Human History Project - DH Work In Progress Series

19Feb201415:00
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Ichiro Fujinaga will talk about his new prosopography / social networking Human History Project.

Andrew Stauffer – New Tools for Online Humanities Scholarship

21Sep201209:30
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Andrew Stauffer will present tools developed by his team at NINES, including Typewright, Juxta, and Neatline. All are welcome!

Matthew Milner - Historical Timelines

23Oct201315:00
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Matthew Milner will discuss an historical timeline application in a large history survey course this fall that crowdsources events, and teaches about historical methodology. All are welcome

Victoria Slonosky: Canada’s Climate History: Weather Observations from the St-Lawrence Valley, 1742-2010

10Nov201415:00
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In conjunctions with our colleagues in Geography, through the Geospectives Speaker Series, Victoria Slonosky will be at McGill to present her research on the St Lawrence.

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

21Mar201318:30
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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.

Andrew Piper – Novel Social Networks - DH Work In Progress Series

19Mar201415:00
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Andrew Piper will discuss the mapping of social networks in German novels.

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