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March and April Open Office Hours

Written on May 1, 2019 at 12:50 pm, by

Each week during the academic year, the DSG hosts a “Digital Humanities Open Office Hours,” where beginning and experienced researchers share knowledge about how to use different tools, or discuss turning an idea into a solid project. We also share current and completed projects, as well as our experiences with many different facets of the  Continue Reading »

February Open Office Hours: Recap

Written on March 20, 2019 at 10:11 am, by

Each week, the DSG hosts a “Digital Humanities Open Office Hours,” where beginning and experienced researchers share knowledge about how to use different tools, or discuss turning an idea into a solid project. We also share current and completed projects, as well as our experiences with many different facets of the DH world.  February hosted  Continue Reading »

Douglass Day 2019

Written on March 7, 2019 at 9:17 am, by

On February 14, the NULab for Texts, Maps, and Networks, the Women Writers Project, and the Digital Scholarship Group teamed up to celebrate Frederick Douglass’ birthday with a read- and transcribe-a-thon. The read- and transcribe-a-thon was part of a national celebration for Douglass’ birthday, organized by the Colored Conventions Project in association with the African American  Continue Reading »

January Open Office Hours

Written on February 12, 2019 at 11:45 am, by

Each week, the DSG hosts a “Digital Humanities Open Office Hours,” where beginning and experienced researchers share knowledge about how to use different tools, or to turn an idea into a solid project. We’ll also share current and completed projects, as well as our experiences with many different facets of the DH world.  The month  Continue Reading »

Visiting Speakers: Jack Hitt and Chenjerai Kumanyika

Written on February 7, 2019 at 9:38 am, by

February 7 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm, 909 Renaissance Park Join us for “Punching History in the Face: how podcast journalism is challenging the dominant narrative of America’s Past,” a talk by Jack Hitt and Chenjerai Kumanyika, co-creators of Gimlet Media’s new Peabody award-winning history podcast “Uncivil.” About Uncivil: “Uncivil brings you stories that were left out  Continue Reading »

October Open Office Hours

Written on November 8, 2018 at 1:19 pm, by

Each week, the DSG hosts a “Digital Humanities Open Office Hours,” where beginning and experienced researchers share knowledge about how to use different tools, or to turn an idea into a solid project. We’ll also share current and completed projects, as well as our experiences with many different facets of the DH world. The month  Continue Reading »

“Storytelling, Archives, and Resilience”: reflecting on the role of community archives in the Boston Marathon bombing

Written on May 1, 2018 at 10:33 am, by

On Monday, April 23 – five years and a week after tragedy struck Boston in the form of the Boston Marathon bombing – faculty, staff, students and members of the community gathered in Alumni Center to share reflections on remembering traumatic events and processing grief through collections and digital archives. The event commemorated five years  Continue Reading »

Boston DH Week at the DSG and NULab

Written on March 1, 2018 at 10:37 am, by

During the week of March 12-16, Northeastern University will join with other local universities to participate in Boston Digital Humanities Week, bringing an array of programming about and for the digital humanities to the greater Boston area. Check out our upcoming on-campus events hosted by the Digital Scholarship Group and the NULab for Texts, Maps  Continue Reading »

Celebrating Frederick Douglass’ Birthday With a Transcribe-a-Thon

Written on February 20, 2018 at 3:06 pm, by

On February 14, the NULab for Texts, Maps and Networks, the Women Writers Project, the Digital Scholarship Group and Snell Library’s Open Access programming teamed up for a special Valentine’s Day celebration—a transcribe-a-thon and birthday party for Frederick Douglass. Faculty, staff and students from various disciplines across Northeastern gathered in the Digital Media Commons to  Continue Reading »

Marc Priewe, “Tracing Early American Captivity Narratives”

Written on April 20, 2017 at 10:13 am, by

We are fortunate this month to have Marc Priewe as a NULab visiting scholar. Marc is the head of American Studies at the University of Stuttgart and the German PI on a recently funded Digging into Data project, “Oceanic Exchanges,” in partnership with Ryan Cordell and an international team of collaborators.   On April 10th  Continue Reading »

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