University of Houston
4800 Calhoun Rd.
Houston, TX 77204
The Digital Humanities Initiative brings together faculty, librarians, staff, and students interested in the digital humanities, an interdisciplinary area of inquiry that operates at the intersection of traditional humanist scholarship and computing technologies.
Third Reading GroupNovember 18th, 4:00 AH 512
(Note that due to Thanksgiving holiday we are meeting a week earlier than usual)
- Rosenbloom: Towards a Conceptual Framework for the Digital Humanities
In the neighborhood: Upcoming Digital Humanities talks at Rice
Friday, November 1
Joseph Viscomi, James G. Kenan Distinguished Professor of English, UNC-Chapel Hill
"Enlightened Graphics: Blake and the New Technologies"
Founder's Room, Lovett Hall
Friday, November 8, 2:00pm
Jerome McGann, John Stewart Bryan University Professor of English at the University of Virginia
"Title Page as Interface and Metadata, with an Example from Cooper"
117 Humanities Building
"The Emerging Research Environment & the Digital Public Library of America"
Kyle Morrow Room, 3rd Floor Fondren Library
DH Reading Group, Monday 10/28, 4:00-5:00 | Agnes Arnold 512. We will be discussing:
- The End of the Irrelevant Text: Electronic Texts, Linguistics, and Literary Theory
- The Machine in the Text and the Text in the Machine - Manuel Portela
(Mark your calendars: the next reading group will be Monday, November 18 at 4:00 PM. All readings this year will be available online.)
DH Reading Group, Monday 9/30, 4:00-5:00 | Agnes Arnold 512. We will be discussing:
- The Digital Future is Now: A Call to Action for the Humanities - Christine Borgman
Cameron Buckner (Houston)
Friday, October 4, 1:00-3:00 PM