Tutorial: Visualizing Data using Tableau

Earlier this month, Bobby Smiley and I gave a workshop called “Introduction to Data Visualization” as part of the Michigan State University Digital Humanities Workshop series for Fall 2015. Attendees came from an especially wide range of units across campus, …

Tutorial: Archiving and Visualizing Twitter using TAGS

I archive hashtags on Twitter pretty frequently. (See #kzoo2014, #babel15, #hastac2015, here, and here, for example) Whether it’s to provide a record of a conference or to see how a particular community uses the rhetoric of a particular hashtag over time, this …

Introduction to Digital Humanities (AL285) – Fall 2015

Introduction to Digital Humanities, AL285 Michigan State University, Fall 2015, T/TH, 10:20-11:40am http://dx.doi.org/10.17613/M6H34B See the course syllabus in Trello Selected student final projects (permission granted by the creators): Dogs of New York, Jessica Kukla – kuklajes.github.io/DONY     On the Road Again, Olivia Ramos …

Twitter Use at Conferences

I recently presented at the International Medieval Congress (#IMC2015) at the University of Leeds in a session entitled “The Twitterati: Using Twitter in Medieval Studies Scholarship and Pedagogy.” It was a quick moving jaunt through the different ways that academics …

Medieval Digital Humanities at Leeds 2015

As over 2000 medievalists (myself included) prepare for the International Medieval Congress at University of Leeds (UK), I want to share a list I have compiled of digital humanities related and digitally inflected sessions and papers at the conference. This year, …

Medieval Digital Humanities at Kalamazoo 2015

As thousands of medievalists (myself included) prepare for the 50th International Congress on Medieval Studies at Western Michigan University (Kalamazoo, Michigan), aka Kzoo, I want to share a list I have compiled of digital humanities and digitally inflected sessions and …