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Digital Humanities

Kathleen Miles

We Need The Liberal Arts More Than Ever In Today's Digital World, Fareed Zakaria Says | Kathleen Miles | Posted 04.20.2015 | World

A liberal arts education is the best preparation for many careers, especially in the U.S., given today's global technology-driven economy, CNN host Fa...

The Worst Nightmares of Born-Again Christians

Kelly Bulkeley, Ph.D. | Posted 05.31.2015 | Religion
Kelly Bulkeley, Ph.D.

The dreams of Born-Again Christians do provide accurate reflections of their religious beliefs and concerns. This adds new empirical support to the classic anthropological idea mentioned at the outset that dreaming can be studied as a valuable source of insight into cultural and social dynamics.

The Arts and Humanities Are Alive and Well -- Just Watch the Millennials

Christine Henseler | Posted 07.12.2014 | Education
Christine Henseler

Let's stop talking about the death or decline of the arts and humanities. Let's explicitly engage with its rebirth.

Big Love Meets Big Data

Colleen Glenney Boggs | Posted 04.22.2013 | Entertainment
Colleen Glenney Boggs

Jane Austen, take heed: It is a truth universally acknowledged that a man with a fortune is in need of a reality show to find him a mate.

Killing the Literary: The Death of E-lit

Illya Szilak | Posted 05.19.2013 | Books
Illya Szilak

I recently had the opportunity to ask Paul La Farge some questions about his intrepid foray into e-lit. For those interested in the question of why e-lit remains marginalized, Paul's answers are particularly revealing.

Reforming Doctoral Study: Shaping a Better Future for Humanities Ph.Ds

Ruth Starkman | Posted 03.11.2013 | College
Ruth Starkman

As the humanities move toward an increasingly digitized world where neither market nor technology proves a panacea, graduate education may begin to change, hopefully empowering humanities Ph.Ds to shape their own futures.

Left of Black Season 3, Episode 1 | Race and the Digital Humanities

Mark Anthony Neal | Posted 11.26.2012 | Black Voices
Mark Anthony Neal

Neal, Rambsy and Johnson discuss the "Digital Humanities," one of the current academic buzzwords, and the double-bind that the Digital Humanities can present for scholars working within the context of Race, particularly within Black Studies.

Can There Be a Digital Humanism?

Feisal G. Mohamed | Posted 02.27.2012 | College
Feisal G. Mohamed

The sense that technology is inherently a form of progress, rather than a platform for consumerism, is one of the most insidious ideologies of our time, and one that distracts us from meditating on the true sources of human flourishing.

My Free 'Video-Book' Is Waiting To Be Used/Taught at MIT Press

Alexandra Juhasz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education
Alexandra Juhasz

Given that it's free, I hope you'll check out my "video-book," just released from the MIT Press.