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DIGICAFE Past Events

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2018 Events

Title: Behind the Curtain: Probing the Inner Workings of Digital Humanities Projects
Date: Thursday, March 22nd
Time: 4pm

Location: THINC Lab
SpeakerJames Cummings, Newcastle University 
 
Title: Social Media Data and Humanities Research
Date: Thursday, March 15th
Time: 3pm

Location: THINC Lab
SpeakerAutumn Mayes and Carol Perry, University of Guelph 
 

Title: SciFiQ and "Twinkle, Twinkle" : An Algorithmic Approach to Creating "the Perfect Science Fiction Story"

Date: Monday, January 22nd
Time: 4pm

Location: THINC Lab
SpeakerAdam Hammond, University of Toronto
 
Title: From Here to There: Tracing Queer History Across Formats 
Date: Thursday, November 2nd
Time: 3pm

Location: THINC Lab
SpeakerConstance Crompton, University of Ottawa
 

 

2017 Events

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: MacKinnon 132
Speaker: Angel David Nieves, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Africana Studies & Digital Humanities at Hamilton College
 

Title: Go Figure: Open Data in a Closing World
Date: Thursday, March 23rd      
Time: 12pm
Location: MacKinnon 132
Speaker: Deb Verhoeven, Chair and Professor of Media and Communication at Deakin University, and Director of the Humanities Networked Infrastructure (HuNI) project