The Initiative for Digital Humanities, Media, and Culture (IDHMC) and Advanced Research Consortium (ARC) at Texas A&M University are very excited to announce the launch of the Medieval Electronic Scholarly Alliance (MESA).
MESA, a federated community of scholars, projects, institutions, and organizations, is engaged in digital scholarship within the field of medieval studies. MESA seeks [...]Continue Reading →
Graduate Research Assistantship
Initiative for Digital Humanities, Media, and Culture (IDHMC)
The Advanced Research Consortium (ARC), housed in the Initiative for Digital Humanities, Media, and Culture (IDHMC), seeks to hire a Graduate Research Assistant for Fall 2013 and Spring 2014. This will be a 9-month appointment, and the GAR will report to the ARC director, [...]Continue Reading →
The IDHMC offers unpaid undergraduate internships for students in Communication, Computer Science, English, Education, History, Hispanic Studies, Modern Languages, Visualization, and other fields relevant to the research projects we support. Interns work up to ten hours a week on innovative research projects in a variety of disciplines and receive technical training in a number of [...]Continue Reading →
This October, directors and project managers from the nodes of the Advanced Research Consortium (ARC) met in Raleigh, North Carolina to discuss the expansion, implementation, and sustainability of ARC as a digital infrastructure for the future of humanities scholarship. Representatives from ARC, including the IDHMC’s own director Laura Mandell, Nineteenth-Century Scholarship Online ( Continue Reading →
On October 10, Dr. Francis Quek paid us a visit and gave a fascinating lecture on Embodiment.
Here is a link to a video of the talk: http://idhmc.tamu.edu/image-store/Quek_Embodiment.mov
and to his accompanying slides: http://idhmc.tamu.edu/image-store/embodiedhumandigitalworld-2012.pdfContinue Reading →
And now – introducing our guest blogger, Dr. Jacob Heil, post-doctoral researcher for the IDHMC and our eMOP book history guru. Welcome to the IDHMC blog, Dr. Heil!
In my capacity as a co-convener of the Early Modern Studies Working Group here at Texas A&M, I recently had the opportunity to introduce Laura Mandell and her talk about [...]Continue Reading →
English Professor Laura Mandell, Director of the Initiative for Digital Humanities, Media, and Culture (IDHMC), along with two co-PIs Professor Ricardo Gutierrez-Osuna and Professor Richard Furuta, are very pleased to announce that Texas A&M has received a 2-year, $734,000 development grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation for the Early Modern OCR Project (eMOP, Continue Reading →
At the annual international conference of the Alliance for Digital Humanities Organizations (ADHO), our director, Dr. Laura Mandell, and one of our faculty fellows, Dr. Amy Earhart, presented papers at the University of Hamburg.
Dr. Laura Mandell, Director of the IDHMC and Professor of English presented:
“Myopia: A Visualization Tool in [...]Continue Reading →
Sponsored by the Network for New Media, Religion and Digital Culture Studies
The Network for New Media, Religion and Digital Culture Studies (http://digitalreligion.tamu.edu/) is looking to help facilitate the work of students and scholars by aiding in the development of research-oriented databases related to scholarship in [...]Continue Reading →