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 [...]Continue Reading →
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 [...]Continue Reading →
Laura demonstrating New Radial this morning:
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The IDHMC is pleased to announce the recipients of Digital Humanities Summer Institute Tuiion Scholarships for 2014:
Laura Perrings (ENGL); Rubria Rocha De Luna (HISP); Robin Roe (HIST); Daniel Schwartz (HIST); Katayoun Torabi (ENGL).
In addition, Heidi Campbell (COMM) and Nigel Lepianka (ENGL) were awarded scholarships from DHSI directly.
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The wonderful Liz Grumbach, project manager for ARC (http://www.ar-c.org),
and I (Laura Mandell) are here at North Carolina State University where we just received a tour of the most amazing new library, the James B. Hunt, Jr. Library: Markus Wust (firstname.lastname@example.org) was our guide as well as big data muse along [...]Continue Reading →
The Initiative for Digital Humanities, Media, and Culture and the Advanced Research Consortium (ARC) are pleased to announce that the DHSI course on Digital Project Aggregation with ARC and Collex will be co-taught by IDHMC Director Dr. Laura Mandell and MESA Co-Director Dr. Tim Stinson (NSCU).
The description for the DHSI course has been revised [...]Continue Reading →
Would you like to learn more about digital humanities? If so, you might be one of our next interns!
The IDHMC sponsors unpaid internships for undergraduate students in Communication, Computer Science, English, Education, History, Hispanic Studies, Modern Languages, Visualization, and other fields relevant to the digital humanities projects we support. As an intern, you [...]Continue Reading →