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Rice DH Projects Featured at Digital Frontiers 2016

Scholars, librarians, archivists, graduate students and others gathered at Rice University’s BioScience Research Collaborative on September 22-23, 2016 for the fifth annual Digital Frontiers conference. Rice was well-represented by a range of presentations and posters, including: Don Johnson, “Quantifying Artist … Continue reading

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Participate in the 2016 Art+Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-thon, Houston

Help to address the underrepresentation of women in Wikipedia, learn how Wikipedia works and participate in a lively community focused on sharing knowledge. Come to The Menil Collection Library, 1533 Sul Ross, Houston, TX on March 18, 2016 from 12pm … Continue reading

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Talk by Spencer Keralis on Disrupting Student Labor in the Digital Humanities Classroom

The Rice Digital Humanities group is pleased to present: Spencer Keralis Disrupting Student Labor in the Digital Humanities Classroom Friday, March 11 11 a.m.- 12 p.m. Fondren 410 Abstract: Crowdsourcing labor and crowdfunding capital are two pillars of the new … Continue reading

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Tara McPherson Talk on 12/3: D[igital] H[umanities] by Design

D[igital] H[umanities] by Design Tara McPherson Thursday, December 3, 2015 4:00 P.M. Sewall 309, Rice University (A reception will follow; no need to RSVP.) Many view the Digital Humanities (DH) as a scientific and quantitative endeavor, intent on blending computer … Continue reading

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Lectures by Voss & McPherson, Culturomics Talk, Text Analysis Workshop

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Upcoming DH Lectures, Meet Ups & Workshops

The 2015-2016 academic year will offer a number of opportunities for Rice faculty, students and staff (as well as other folks in the Houston area) to explore digital humanities. Check out upcoming lectures, gatherings, meet-ups and workshops. Lectures Ian Bogost, … Continue reading

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Lecture by Kathleen Fitzpatrick, March 26

Rice University Humanities Research Center’s John E. Sawyer Seminar, “Platforms of Knowledge in a Wide Web of Worlds: Production, Participation and Politics” presents Open Review, the New Peer, and the Future of Scholarly Communication Kathleen Fitzpatrick Director of Scholarly Communication, … Continue reading

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Call for Participation, Upcoming Presentations and Training Opportunities

Here are some updates for the Rice Digital Humanities group: Call for Participation For the fall meetings of our group, we will explore current digital humanities research and/or teaching projects at Rice. Please let Lisa Spiro know by October 10 … Continue reading

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Keynote by Erez Lieberman Aiden (4/10, TX DH Conference at U of H)

On April 10, Rice’s own Dr. Erez Lieberman Aiden (also affiliated with the Baylor College of Medicine) will give a public keynote lecture as part of the Inaugural Texas Digital Humanities Conference hosted by the University of Houston. In “Quantitative … Continue reading

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Project Based Learning in the Humanities and Social Sciences (4/15)

Project Based Learning in the Humanities and Social Sciences Tuesday, April 15, 2014 Kyle Morrow Room, Fondren Library (3rd Floor) Box lunches served at 11:30, session begins at noon By incorporating projects into classes, instructors can provide real-world contexts for … Continue reading

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