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December 22nd, 2016|0 Comments

Anna Cloarec December 21, 2016 Digital Humanities – Collections and Connections Professor: Kimon Keramidas MY MUSEUM MY MASTERPIECES A) Goals & historiography: In The Work of Art in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction, Walter Benjamin [...]

My masterpiece

November 8th, 2016|0 Comments


Final project proposal : My museum

October 11th, 2016|0 Comments

Where does it come from? My final project is based on three different factors. First it is based on my experience as an art history undergrad trying to find techniques to remember large numbers of [...]

Project proposal – History Moves : “we all have a lot in common!”

September 20th, 2016|0 Comments

I started to go through the history moves material by listening to the women’s records and looking at their pictures. Listening to these stories I felt two things. First I was very different from these [...]

History Moves Project Proposal

September 20th, 2016|0 Comments

Looking through the History Moves content, I was surprised by the impression the audio interviews left on me. Although looking through the photos and the book was informative, neither left as strong of an impact [...]

What is Digital Humanities?

September 13th, 2016|0 Comments

Like the primarily oral and then print cultures that came before, digital humanities is a way to analyze and understand the world and culture around us, but through a digital lens. This difference extends to [...]

Final Project Proposal

October 11th, 2016|0 Comments

Compare and Contrast: Art Documentation Authorship and Authority For my final project for Digital Humanities: Collections and Connections, I propose to build a website that serves as a comparative platform for installation art documentation practices [...]

What is/are Digital Humanities?

September 20th, 2016|0 Comments

Digital Humanities are the integration of emergent practices and technologies that extend beyond the text with more traditional text-based approaches to thought and criticism.

History Moves Project Proposal

September 20th, 2016|0 Comments

The various forms and iterations of the History Moves I’m Still Surviving project materials do an excellent job of representing the fourteen women involved through their own stories. The book layout interweaves these narratives with [...]

My Project Proposal

October 10th, 2016|2 Comments

My (as of now untitled) idea for a final project is a website with a corresponding app that would provide the user with the ability to compare the landscape of today with the landscape of [...]

History Moves Project Proposal

September 18th, 2016|0 Comments

My proposal for the digital project for History Moves consists of combining the strengths of the book and the exhibition in Chicago, with the abilities of the digital world via a website. I believe one [...]

What is Digital Humanities

September 12th, 2016|0 Comments

Digital Humanities is the use of technology to broaden our study of literary materials, foregoing most human limitations, to help further our understanding of the human condition, both presently and historically. It is also the [...]

Final Project Proposal-Bringing Awareness to Prison Censorship

October 11th, 2016|0 Comments

For my final project, I would like to explore censorship in correctional facilities. Having worked in both public and academic libraries, I’m acutely aware of the disinvestment threat that faces the modern library. Curious about [...]

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History Moves

September 19th, 2016|0 Comments

Upon first examination of the files shared with our class, I noticed that the contributors were all women, and furthermore women of color. I immediately felt that it was important to create a digital project [...]

Defining the Digital Humanities

September 13th, 2016|0 Comments

The digital humanities combine what is considered objective truth with theoretical knowledge. The latter deals with human experience, which is subjective by nature. Thus, the inherent interdisciplinarity of DH means for a myriad of definitions. [...]

Definition of Digital Humanities

February 5th, 2017|0 Comments

Digital Humanities is the application of certain technologies, digital capabilities and/or computational methods (i.e data mining, databases, digital repositories/archives, etc.) to facilitate the exploration of collaborative humanistic inquiry via curation, analysis, editing, and modeling.  Digital [...]

Final Project Proposal – Culture is the Battlefront

October 11th, 2016|0 Comments

Project Summary Culture is the Battlefront: Black-Puerto Rican Artivism in New York City, 1962-1982 is a digital exhibition that narrates 1970s social movements through the lens of cultural activism.  Centering on the establishment and early [...]

Final Project Proposal: The Missing Voice

October 10th, 2016|0 Comments

History is written from the perspective of the winner is one of the common themes used to describe the implied bias of narratives that are passed on from historical events. The narratives of historical events [...]

A Fleeting Story

September 19th, 2016|0 Comments

History Moves: Project Proposal   These powerful women each possess a unique story and, as I read through the pieces, at times you could feel the powerful interaction that tends to only exist between close friends.  [...]

What Is Digital Humanities?

September 12th, 2016|0 Comments

Digital Humanities is a field dedicated to a new way of compounding traditional humanities learnings. The field uses technology (a set of tools and skills) to allow participants to further their understanding by creating shareable [...]

Depressing Storify Collection

November 22nd, 2016|0 Comments

Go look at the crap attack that is the Trump Administration. This was an attempt to inform and collect a range of reactions to the appointments--from news sources to individual users. It's depressing. Politico and [...]

Really Neat Prototype Draft #1

November 8th, 2016|0 Comments

SpeechOfTheUnion This was drawn using Sharpies.

Final Project Proposal – Story Builder

October 11th, 2016|0 Comments

For my final project, I want to strategize for, design, and mock-up a social networking site called Story Builder (working title—will most likely be changed). The idea for this website/social network is that it be [...]

History Moves Project Proposal

September 20th, 2016|0 Comments

I feel that an iOS and Android application would be an interesting way to present the information collected into History Moves. I want it to be a walking tour app of sorts. This app would [...]

Digital Archive: Transatlantic by Hamadi Ben Saad (Tunisia)

October 11th, 2016|1 Comment

This project is aimed at presenting a transnational provocation regarding the ethics of digital collaboration between western scholars and local artists. Hamadi Ben Saad is a nationally recognized Tunisian painter and his work is considered [...]

History Moves Proposal_ Imagine me Positive

September 20th, 2016|0 Comments

Imagine Me Positive: The Poetics of Women Living with HIV in Brooklyn.   This digital humanities project, Imagine Me Positive, assembles a poetics of space by mapping metaphors that Still Surviving participants used to describe [...]

Definition: Digital Humanities_ Sarah.DeMott

September 13th, 2016|0 Comments

Digital Humanities, also referred to as  humanities computational, emerged in western academia (US and Sweden) c. 2001 out of a co-constituted intersection of computer engineering and humanities research.  The interdisciplinary field of Digital Humanities has [...]

Shoshanah’s Final Project Proposal: #digitalhappening

October 11th, 2016|0 Comments

#digitalhappening “The point is to make something that doesn’t even remotely remind you of culture.” – Allan Kaprow A happening is an event or occurrence. In the fifties the term was used by Allan Kaprow [...]

History Moves Project Proposal: Ask Me A Question

September 19th, 2016|0 Comments

Being visible is different than being exposed: These women are not research subjects, They are collaborators in the research process. To me, one of the defining attributes of the History Moves project is that the women interview [...]

A “tweetable” definition of Digital Humanities 🙂

September 13th, 2016|0 Comments

What is/are Digital Humanities? (A definition in 140 character “tweets”): DH is a methodological approach to info & pedagogy in electronic form. DH is global, trans-historical, interdisciplinary & trans-media. DH uses tech to innovate; disregarding [...]

Final Project Proposal – Romantic App/Website

October 11th, 2016|1 Comment

For my final project, I am setting out to create an app and accompanying website that is deeply rooted in Romantic ideology. As of right now, I have quite a few ideas that I would [...]

History Moves Project Proposal

September 20th, 2016|1 Comment

For my proposed History Moves project, I was inspired by two different sources: Jean Baudrillard’s essay “Xexrox and Infinity” and the photo series by photographer Adrian Chesser entitled “I have something to tell you.” The [...]

Defining Digital Humanities

September 13th, 2016|0 Comments

When attempting to define Digital Humanities, two quotations from the article “Developing Things: Notes toward an Epistemology of Building in the Digital Humanities” by Ramsay and Rockwell curtailed the mass of buzzwords floating around in [...]

“Good or Evil” – a museum game about animals in our visual culture

December 12th, 2016|0 Comments

About the game 21st Century Animal, the biggest movie production company in the animal world, is accepting auditions for its new title. You and another human being are selected to be part of the judging [...]

Final Project Prototype: “Love or Hate? – cultural attitudes about animals”

November 8th, 2016|0 Comments

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Final Project Proposal: Museum of Storytelling

October 11th, 2016|0 Comments

Inspiration “The single story creates stereotypes, and the problem with stereotypes is not that they are untrue, but that they are incomplete. They make one story become the only story.” - Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Inspired [...]

History Moves Proposal: Inside My Locker

September 19th, 2016|0 Comments

Motivation and connection with the History Moves projects The book dedicated to the Chicago HIV/AIDS women has done an excellent work to capture the individuals’ voices. The similarities interviewees shared contribute to the collective memories [...]