This two-day symposium, Friday, October 17 and Saturday, October 18, 2014, will explore the ways handwriting, print, and the body work together to make sense, intellectually and physically.  Sponsored by the Department of English, University Libraries, and IDHMC, the program features plenary speakers and roundtables of ongoing work within the Texas A&M University community.  Sessions [...]

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The Initiative for Digital Humanities, Media and Culture and the University Libraries are proud to sponsor a visit by Dr. Miriam Posner, on Wednesday, September 17.

Please join us for two public events:

11AM-noon
Liberal Arts and Humanities (LAAH) Building, Room 326
The Digital Humanities Working Group will host an informal discussion with [...]

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Each year, HASTAC (the Humanities, Arts, Science, and Technology Alliance and Collaboratory) accepts a new cohort of HASTAC Scholars. HASTAC scholars are “graduate and undergraduate students who are engaged with innovative projects and research at the intersection of digital media & learning, the digital humanities, and technology in the arts, humanities and sciences.” The HASTAC [...]

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We’re very excited to announce that many of our IDHMC affiliated faculty, staff, and graduate students are presenting work at this year’s Digital Humanities 2014 conference in Lausanne, Switzerland. If you’ll be attending the conference, we hope you’ll support our TAMU and IDHMC work by visiting the below presentations and posters by our [...]

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The IDHMC is pleased to announce that our IDHMC/ARC Postdoctoral Researcher, Dr. Timothy Duguid, has recently been awarded the Douglas Murray Prize for his article, “The ‘Troubles’ at Frankfurt: A New Chronology,” which appeared in Reformation & Renaissance Review 14.3. Tim is also the author of a book, Metrical Psalmody in Print [...]

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Book History and eMOP News

On March 11, 2014 By

Dr. Todd Samuelson, our eMOP book history consultant, recently completed his eMOP research trip to Amsterdam, Antwerp, and London. After intensive discussion and preparation with the eMOP team, he travelled to Europe in November 2013 to hunt for information and pictures of early modern specimen sheets. Specimen sheets, or type specimens, were circulated in the [...]

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The Early Modern OCR Project (eMOP) has submitted their interim report to the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, and we now have permission to post sections of that report online. Prepared by PI and IDHMC Director, Dr. Laura Mandell, and eMOP co-project managers for year two, Matthew Christy and Elizabeth Grumbach, this report details work performed [...]

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Today is the Grand Opening for the Humanities Visualization Space at IDHMC. The demos have started, and will run again at 11:30, 1:00, 2:30 and 4:30.

Pre-demo, Laura Mandell and Maura Ives working with images from the Blake archive:

Laura [...]

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