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CALL FOR PRESENTATIONS - DUE MAY 12 to Digital.Humanities [at] mcgill.ca
Montreal Digital Humanities Showcase 2013
Speakers: 1. Stefan Sinclair (McGill), 2. Lindsay Eckert (University of Toronto), 3. Fiona Black (Dalhousie), 4.Leslie Howsam (Windsor / SHARP) 5. Julie Cumming (McGill) ...
Convenor - Gabriella Coleman
Convenor - Gabriella Coleman Hackers: They everywhere and yet everywhere misunderstood. What makes them tick? What makes them tock? Why are they relevant to Digital Humanities?
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.
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.
Traditional databases work well with structured data that can be organized into tables. But humanist scholars often deal with very unstructured information that is fluid and in need of flexible...
Jon Voss is the Strategic Partnerships Director of Historypin.
For more information please see http://digihum.mcgill.ca/event/greg-crane-the-h/digital-humanitiesCategory: Digital Humanities
Co-sponsored by the Department of Geography, Planning and Environment.
Contact: benjamin.forest [at] mcgill.ca