Upcoming NYU Digital Humanities Events

By Danica Savonick|March 18, 2015|Events of Interest, Of interest|0 comments

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Post by Jennifer Vinnopal to NYCDH: 

Hi, everyone,
NYU has three fantastic public events coming up that will be of interest to this community.

Note: These events are open to the public; registration is not required. All workshops will be held in Bobst Library’s Avery Fisher Center. Attendees without an NYU ID card should enter at the guard’s desk in the library’s atrium.

Polonsky Foundation Public Lectures in Digital Humanities

Follow the links below for more information.

Molly O’Hagan Hardy: The Presence of the Past April 2nd, 5-6:30pm
With examples from the eighteenth-century transatlantic book trade as represented in library catalogs and content databases, Molly O’Hagan Hardy will examine time’s traces in the archives and how such traces can be re-conceived or eclipsed in digital humanities projects.

http://nyu.libcal.com/event.php?id=936777

Miriam Posner: Head-and-Shoulder-Hunting in the Americas May 28th, 1-2:30pm
Between 1936 and 1967, Walter Freeman, a prominent neurologist, lobotomized as many as 3,500 Americans. In this presentation, Miriam Posner will detail her efforts to understand why Freeman was so devoted to this practice, using computer-assisted image-mining and -analysis techniques.

http://nyu.libcal.com/event.php?id=936778

Mark Algee-Hewitt June 4th, 1-2:30pm
TBD.

http://nyu.libcal.com/event.php?id=939707

Jennifer Giuliano: Humanities Infrastructure versus the Digital Humanities June 9th, 1-2:30pm
This lecture will explore the ways in which digital humanities and its associated research projects have challenged the often-overlapping, but frequently problematic, technical and social architectures of the academy.

http://nyu.libcal.com/event.php?id=936781

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