#RiseUpOctober: Engage and Build the Archive

  • Posted on: 8 October 2015
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The Initiative for Digital Humanities, Media, and Culture, the Office of Instructional and Research Computing, and the Interface Ecology Lab at Texas A&M University will be hosting an event on October 24th, 2015 to collect live-streaming data from the RiseUp! October march against mass incarceration in New York City (


Fall 2015 Programming for Humanists Course - Registration is Open

  • Posted on: 17 August 2015
  • By: admin

Registration is open for the Fall 2015 Programming for Humanists continuing education course and online webinar.  Pre-registration is required.  For more information, including course dates and the schedule of topics and readings, go to:

To register go to:  Programming4HUManists Registration.  Registration ends Wednesday, September 2, 2015.

Early Modern Digital Agendas Summer Institute at the Folger

  • Posted on: 22 June 2015
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Today, Jonathan Hope introduced us to the tools made by the Visualizing English Print project, beginning with Ubiquity, a tool that allows you to perform word frequency calculations resulting in a csv file as well as to create html pages of your plain-text files that visualize the occurrence of the word. Using Shakespeare's plays, people visualized using pen, paper, clay, tape, and sticks.

[pictures coming soon]

I uploaded 7 ECCO-TCP texts to the tool

DLF Features Feminists and Critical Studies / Race Theory speakers!

  • Posted on: 11 June 2015
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The Digital Library Federation is focusing its conference on speakers who work in the fields of Digital Humanities and libraries, as well as feminism and critical race studies.  Interestingly, they are all women, a major intervention in the all-male-panelists phenomenon that is getting so much press in the news lately.

You can see the lineup of amazing speakers at the DLF site

Visualization Day 2015

  • Posted on: 16 April 2015
  • By: admin

On April 15, the IDHMC hosted our first Visualization Day, which showcased the work of Texas A&M faculty and researchers. We were pleased to have participants from Archaeology, Digital Humanities, English, Performance Studies, and the Libraries in the event.