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Debates in the digital humanities

Debates in the digital humanities

Author: Matthew K Gold
Publisher: Minneapolis : Univ Of Minnesota Press, 2012. ©2012
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
"Encompassing new technologies, research methods, and opportunities for collaborative scholarship and open-source peer review, as well as innovative ways of sharing knowledge and teaching, the digital humanities promises to transform the liberal arts--and perhaps the university itself. Indeed, at a time when many academic institutions are facing austerity budgets, digital humanities programs have been able to hire  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Gold, Matthew K.
Debates in the Digital Humanities.
Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, ©2012
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Matthew K Gold
ISBN: 0816677948 9780816677948 0816677956 9780816677955
OCLC Number: 759909869
Description: xvi, 516 pages : illustrations, map ; 26 cm
Contents: Digital humanities moment / Matthew K. Gold --
What Is digital humanities and what's it doing in English departments? / Matthew Kirschenbaum --
Humanities, done digitally / Kathleen Fitzpatrick --
This is why we fight : defining the values of the digital humanities / Lisa Spiro --
Beyond the big tent / Patrik Svensson --
Digital humanities situation / Rafael Alvarado --
Where's the beef? Does digital humanities have to answer questions? / Tom Scheinfeldt --
Why digital humanities Is "nice" / Tom Scheinfeldt --
Interview with Brett Bobley / Michael Gavin and Kathleen Marie Smith --
Day of DH : defining the digital humanities --
Developing things : notes toward an epistemology of building in the digital humanities / Stephen Ramsay and Geoffrey Rockwell --
Humanistic theory and digital scholarship / Johanna Drucker --
This digital humanities which Is not one / Jamie "Skye" Bianco --
Telescope for the mind? / Willard McCarty --
Sunset for ideology, sunrise for methodology? / Tom Scheinfeldt --
Has critical theory run out of time for data-driven scholarship? / Gary Hall --
There are no digital humanities / Gary Hall --
Why are the digital humanities so white?, or, thinking the histories of race and computation / Tara McPherson --
Hacktivism and the humanities : programming protest in the era of the digital university / Elizabeth Losh --
Unseen and unremarked on : Don DeLillo and the failure of the digital humanities / Mark L. Sample --
Disability, universal design, and the digital humanities / George H. Williams --
Digital humanities and its users / Charlie Edwards --
Digital humanities triumphant? / William Pannapacker --
What do girls dig? / Bethany Nowviskie --
Turtlenecked hairshirt / Ian Bogost --
Eternal September of the digital humanities / Bethany Nowviskie --
Canons, close reading, and the evolution of method / Matthew Wilkens --
Electronic errata : digital publishing, open review, and the futures of correction / Paul Fyfe --
Function of digital humanities centers at the present time / Neil Fraistat --
Time, labor, and "alternate careers" in digital humanities knowledge work / Julia Flanders --
Can information be unfettered? : Race and the new digital humanities canon / Amy E. Earhart --
Social contract of scholarly publishing / Daniel J. Cohen --
Introducing digital humanities now / Daniel J. Cohen --
Text : a massively addressable object / Michael Witmore --
Ancestral text / Michael Witmore --
Digital humanities and the "ugly-stepchildren" of American higher education / Luke Waltzer --
Graduate education and the ethics of the digital humanities / Alexander Reid --
Should liberal arts campuses do digital humanities? : Process and products in the small college world / Bryan Alexander and Rebecca Frost Davis --
Where's the Pedagogy? : The role of teaching and learning in the digital humanities / Stephen Brier --
Visualizing millions of words / Mills Kelly --
What's wrong with writing essays / Mark L. Sample --
Looking for Whitman : a grand, aggregated experiment / Matthew K. Gold and Jim Groom --
Public course blog : the required reading we write ourselves for the course that never ends / Trevor Owens --
Digital humanities as/is a tactical term / Matthew Kirschenbaum --
Digital humanities or a digital humanism / Dave Parry --
Resistance to digital humanities / David Greetham --
Beyond metrics : community authorization and open peer review / Kathleen Fitzpatric --
Trending : the promises and the challenges of big social data / Lev Manovich --
Humanities 2.0 : promise, perils, predictions / Cathy N. Davidson --
Where is cultural criticism in the digital humanities? / Alan Liu.
Responsibility: Matthew K. Gold, editor.


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