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The role of Communication Design and Data Visualization in Digital Humanities

In an era where every field of knowledge can be deeply explored, analysed and understood thanks to the help of modern technology, Digital Humanities have the power to discover new meanings and ways to make disciplines relate to each other, offering every time new points of view, and by doing so, playing an important role in today’s society.  978 more words


What motivates crowds for the crowdsourcing in the field of Digital Humanities?

In this post, we will focus on two important concepts: motivation and crowdsourcing. The latest is widely used in projects related to Digital Humanities because it enables us to perform a task using the large connected crowd available through the Internet. 2,604 more words


Virginia Kuhn Connecting DR/DH/Supercomputing Communities at IU

Last week, the Department of English brought Virginia Kuhn to campus. Kuhn is an associate professor in the Division of Media Arts + Practice in the School of Cinematic Arts at the University of Southern California. 680 more words

Digital Humanities

University of Texas-Austin Assistant Professorship in American Studies

Deadline: November 15

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “The desired areas of specialization include Digital Humanities, Ethnic Studies, Literature, Music, and/or Queer Studies.”

URL: http://apply.interfolio.com/26784

2014 Deadlines

CFP - Un/Earthing Digital Humanities panel proposed for ASLE, June 23-27, University of Idaho

Few would consider the digital humanities an underground movement. And yet, much of what digital humanists do is perceived as inaccessible, buried beneath layers of technical expertise and politics. 153 more words

Collaboration in the Digital Age

After the first seminar’s discussion, I came away thinking about the characteristics of Digital Humanities and what it means for academia as a whole. For me, one of the most interesting points that came up was how digital humanities is interdisciplinary by nature. 410 more words


Visualizing Ebola

The Guardian recently posted a dataviz comparing Ebola to other infectious diseases. It’s from a forthcoming book entitled Knowledge is Beautiful and it is indeed beautiful. 544 more words

Data Visualization