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A Digital Humanities Introduction to Cultural Anthropology

Jan. 16, 2018—ANTH 1101, Anthropology SP 2018: M W 11:30- 12:45 | Cavagnaro Taught by Kellie Cavagnaro, Anthropology, CMAP, Mellon Graduate Fellow in Digital Humanities A Digital Humanities Introduction to Cultural Anthropology This course will engage texts, films and podcasts to explore the following questions: What is culture? What is understood as “natural,” or biological, versus “cultural”? How...

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The Digital Flâneur: Mapping Twentieth-Century Berlin

Jan. 16, 2018—GER 8205, German, Russian, and Eastern European Studies | Anderson/Calico SP 2018: TR 1:10 – 2:25 Taught by Clifford Anderson, Associate University Librarian for Research and Learning and Professor of Religious Studies, and Joy Calico, Cornelius Vanderbilt Professor of Musicology, with Lindsey Fox, Coordinator of Geographic Information Systems.  The Digital Flâneur: Mapping Twentieth-Century Berlin This seminar explores the...

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Exhibiting Historical Art: Digital Approaches to Ancient Greek Ceramics

Jan. 16, 2018—HART 3810W/5810, History of Art SP 2018: T, 1.10-3.40 PM | Ikeshoji-Orlati Taught by Veronica Ikeshoji-Orlati, CLIR Postdoctoral Fellow Exhibiting Historical Art:   Digital Approaches to Ancient Greek Ceramics In this course, students will compose a new exhibition of the ancient Greek artefacts from the permanent collection of the Vanderbilt University Fine Arts Gallery. Students will learn...

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New Media (The Space between 1s and 0s: Digital Media and the Posthuman Vision)

Jan. 16, 2018—ENGL 3726 , English MWF 11:10am-12:00pm | Shin Taught by Haerin Shin, English and Cinema and Media Arts The Space between 1s and 0s: Digital Media and the Posthuman Vision  “Lulled into somnolence by five hundred years of print, literary analysis should awaken to the importance of media-specific analysis, a mode of critical attention which...

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Special Topics in Screen Studies: Virtual Identities, Digital Humanities

Jan. 16, 2018—CMA 3892-02, Cinema and Media Arts SP 2018: TR 11:00-12:15 | Casad Taught by Madeleine Casad, Cinema and Media Arts and Associate Director, Center for Digital Humanities Virtual Identities, Digital Humanities This course begins with the premise that media profoundly shape our sense of identity and belonging in the world, and investigates the question of...

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Historic Black Nashville

Jan. 16, 2018—UNIV 2655, University Course Not offered in SP 2018 Taught by Professors Jane Landers and Dan Sharfstein, History and Law Historic Black Nashville This interdisciplinary course will explore the under-developed history of black Nashville, from settlement to the early twentieth century, challenging some of the traditional narratives of black history and of Nashville. Using local archival...

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