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Digital Humanities

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.