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eMOP Project Receives Funding from Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

  • Posted on: 28 September 2012
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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, http://emop.tamu.edu ).  The two other project leaders, Anton DuPlessis and Todd Samuelson, are book historians from Cushing Rare Books Library.

Video Lectures from Digital Humanities 2012

  • Posted on: 26 July 2012
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At the annual international conference of the Alliance for Digital Humanities Organizations (ADHO), our director, Dr. Laura Mandell presented at the University of Hamburg.


Dr. Laura Mandell, Director of the IDHMC and Professor of English presented:

"Myopia: A Visualization Tool in Support of Close Reading" by Manish Chaturvedi, Gerald Gannod, Laura Mandell, Helen Armstrong, and Eric Hodgson.

Call for Proposals—IDHMC Faculty Fellowships, Collaboration Grants, and Working Groups

  • Posted on: 14 January 2012
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The IDHMC (Institute for Digital Humanities, Media, and Culture) wishes to support scholars in a wide range of academic disciplines including literature, history, art and architecture, archaeology, communications, and computer science researchers who are creating new scholarly, poetic, artistic, and musical forms.  We are offering two kinds of fellowships this semester as well as support for working groups and collaborative teams:

Freedman Center Colloquium

  • Posted on: 6 December 2011
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Building a Culture for Digital Scholarship
Case Western Reserve University
November 7—8, 2011

"Scholars and the Mind"
Professor Laura Mandell

"Moving Forward"
Panelists: Dr. Laura Mandell; Stephen Chapman; Neni Panourgia; Dean Cyrus Taylor (CWRU Arts and Sciences); Lev Gonick (CWRU Vice President for Information Technology Services).
Moderator: Arnold Hirshon (CWRU Associate Provost and University Librarian)

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