In the last few weeks I’ve been to several conferences on the issue of the preservation of online content for research, and in particular social media. 729 more words
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A Digital Humanities Article Critique: "Regional History in a Digital Age: The Problems and Prospects of Atlantic Canada Studies."
Slumkoski, Corey. (2013). Regional History in a Digital Age: The Problems and Prospects of Atlantic Canadian Studies. Scholarly and Research Communication, 4(3): 0301117, 10 pp. … 758 more words
That title is misleading, intentionally so. My digital history class is a wrap, not my foray into this aspect of public history.
Since starting graduate school, I have gained an incredible amount of digital skills (hopefully that can appease my parents who constantly told me that if I was to go into the museum field then I needed to learn to work online). 914 more words
Okay to be fair, I don’t actually play video games so that title doesn’t really apply to me. I just never got as in to them as some of my friends. 770 more words
Here’s Professor Edward Ayers speaking at the University of Rochester showing examples of using digital history to visualize history. He begins with a discussion of Scaife’s Comparative and Synoptic chart of the history of the American Civil War . 197 more words