Digital Humanities @ Guelph

Activity and interest in the digital humanities is increasing at the University of Guelph, with a wide range of research projects and pedagogy in the College of Arts drawing on digital resources. DH@Guelph provides a forum for colleagues to network, discuss and learn about the digital world and its impact on our work.

DH@Guelph presents the following ongoing series. See below for upcoming events!
 

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DH@Guelph Winter 2017 Events

 

DigiCafé Series 

Title: Finding What to Read: Visual Text Analytics Tools and Techniques to Guide Investigation
Date: Thursday, January 26th
Time: 12 noon
Location: THINC Lab
Speaker: Christopher Collins, Associate Professor and Canada Research Chair in Linguistic Information Visualization, UOIT
 
Title: Authentic Originals / (In)Authentic Copies: Fostering Archaeological Engagement with 3D Models and 3D Prints Beyond the "Wow" Factor
Date: Wednesday, February 8th
Time: 3pm
Location: THINC Lab
Speaker: Beth Compton, PhD Candidate - Department of Anthropology, University of Western Ontario 
 
Title: Digital Humanities, VR Forensics and Historical Reconstructions: Documenting Human Rights Violations During the 1976 Soweto Uprisings.
Date: Wednesday, March 22nd      
Time: 3pm
Location: THINC Lab
Speaker: Angel David Nieves, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Africana Studies & Digital Humanities at Hamilton College

 

DigiDos

Online Text Analysis Techniques with Christopher Collins, UOIT
Thursday, January 26th at 1:30pm
Location: THINC Lab
Speaker: 
 
Citation Management with Zotero w/ Kim Martin and Abi Lemak           
February 2nd at 12 Noon                          
 
Humanists have Data too! Exploring CWRC and CWRC Writer with Susan Brown
February 16th at 12 Noon                            
 
Intro to GitHub with Adam Doan
March 2nd at 12 Noon                              
 
Creating short videos for your Research with Melanie Parlette-Stewart      
March 16th at 12 Noon                      

 

DigiReads

Title: Digital Humanities Reading Group
When: Wednesday, February 1st , then every other week.
Time: 4pm
Location: THINC Lab
OR request to join the Zotero Group , and help create a reading list!
 
 

Other (awesome!) events

Title: ART+FEMINISM WIKIATHON
When: Friday, February 3rd
Time: 230-530
Location: THINC Lab
 

 

 

 

 

Want to catch up on some past events? 

DH@Guelph Fall 2012/Winter 2013

DH@Guelph Fall 2013/Winter 2014

DH@Guelph Fall 2014/Winter 2015/Summer Workshops 2015