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August 15-17: Digital Humanities Bootcamp

SCHEDULE for Digital Humanities Bootcamp  RESOURCES for Digital Humanities Bootcamp  Interested in the August 14 half-day Quick and Useful Guide to Digital Humanities instead?   Vanderbilt Digital Humanities Bootcamp This intensive three-day program is designed for faculty and graduate students who: Have an interest in incorporating digital methods into their scholarship but aren’t sure how…

Posted by on July 24, 2017 in Events, Workshops, Drop-in hours, News, Uncategorized


August 14: A Quick and Useful Guide to Digital Humanities

Interested in the three-day Digital Humanities Bootcamp instead? A Quick and Useful Guide to Digital Humanities RESOURCES for the program available here. This half-day program is designed for Vanderbilt humanities faculty who: Want to develop a more informed opinion about digital humanities scholarship in the academy and in their disciplines Need to advise graduate students…

Posted by on July 17, 2017 in Events, Workshops, Drop-in hours, News, Uncategorized


March 23, 2017: Jessica Marie Johnson, “Fugitives in the Machine: Teaching Black Resistance in a Digital Age”

Vanderbilt Center for Digital Humanities Thursday, March 23, 4:10 pm Fugitives in the Machine: Teaching Black Resistance in a Digital Age Enslaved people of African descent imagined that another world was possible–and then sought to “make this world anew.” What does it mean to teach those histories of slavery in a moment where historicized narratives from…

Posted by on March 23, 2017 in Event Archives, News, Spring 2017 Colloquium


March 15, 2017: Steve Wernke, “Spatial Ethnohistory: Irreducible Landscapes in the Colonial Andes”

Vanderbilt Center for Digital Humanities Wednesday, March 15, 4:10 pm Spatial Ethnohistory: Irreducible Landscapes in the Colonial Andes If, as Patricia Seed once observed, “Spanish colonialism produced the census, British colonialism the map,” there might seem to be little hope for resuscitating the spatial dimensions of Spanish colonialism in the Americas. But if the Spanish…

Posted by on March 15, 2017 in Event Archives, News, Spring 2017 Colloquium


March 17: Felix Kronenberg on Video Games and Second Language Pedagogy

The Center for Second Language Studies is hosting Felix Kronenberg of Rhodes College for two discussions of interactive environments and second language pedagogy this Friday, March 17.

Posted by on March 13, 2017 in Event Archives, News


March 14: Art + Feminism Wikipedia Edit-A-Thon

Recognizing Women Artists Edit a Thon at Vanderbilt Library Tuesday, March 14, 2017, 11:00am – 4:00pm, Vanderbilt University Library Special Collections (419 21st Avenue South, Nashville TN 37203) Why We Edit Wikipedia’s gender trouble is well-documented; less than 10% of contributors to Wikipedia identify as female. While the reasons for the gender gap are up for…

Posted by on March 13, 2017 in Event Archives, News


Digital Salon Series: New Projects in Digital Scholarship

Digital Salon events begin with brief walkthroughs of current digital projects, led by experts in the relevant disciplines.  Open, informal discussions follow.  Refreshments will be served, and parking is available. Hosted at the Wond’ry and cosponsored by the Jean and Alexander Heard Library, the Wond’ry at the Innovation Pavilion, the Vanderbilt Center for Digital Humanities, the…

Posted by on February 16, 2017 in Event Archives, News


February 27-28: Pier Gabrielle Foreman

Invitational lecture and workshops with Dr. P. Gabrielle Foreman, founder of ColoredConventions.org Monday, February 27, 11:15 am, Vanderbilt Center for Digital Humanities, 344 Buttrick Hall Lunch & Discussion, “Digital Humanities Pedagogy” Register in advance for this event.  Lunch will be provided.   Monday, February 27, 3:30 pm, Bishop Joseph Johnson Black Cultural Center Auditorium Invitational Lecture,…

Posted by on February 16, 2017 in Event Archives, News


2017-2018 Mellon Digital Humanities Fellowships

The College of Arts and Science invites applications for Mellon Fellowships in Digital Humanities for the 2017-2018 academic year. Submission deadline for all applications is March 20, 2017. See below for more information and submission procedures: Graduate Fellowships Postdoctoral Fellowships Faculty Fellowships  

Posted by on February 13, 2017 in News


Zotero Workshop, 1pm February 14, 2017

Vanderbilt Center for Digital Humanities, 344 Buttrick Hall 1:00 pm Tuesday, February 14 Join us for an informal workshop on citation management using Zotero, the free open-source flexible citation tool created by the Roy Rosenzweig Center for History and New Media. All experience levels welcome.

Posted by on February 13, 2017 in Event Archives, News