Ryan Cordell comes to the Edge!

Duke Digital Scholarship Services is deeply pleased to announce that we’ll be hosting Ryan Cordell this week (March 25 at 2:00) at the Murthy Digital Studio. Ryan Cordell is Assistant Professor of English and Core Founding Faculty Member in the NULab for Texts, Maps, and Networks at Northeastern University (http://nulab.neu.edu). His scholarship focuses on convergences Read more about Ryan Cordell comes to the Edge![…]

Still buzzing after Alex Gil’s DSS visit!

Last week we had the great honor of hosting Alex Gil. He taught us to use (and hack) Omeka, he provoked us to rethink the scholarly contract, and he inspired us to build playgrounds for the digital humanities. We began our #DHplay day with a #dhSandbox Chat from Mary Caton Lingold, Darren Mueller, Will Shaw, Read more about Still buzzing after Alex Gil’s DSS visit![…]

POSTPONED! Text Analysis & Deformance with Voyant. Workshop at the Murthy Digital Studio!

DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER, we’ve decided to postpone our 2/25 Voyant workshop. We’ll reschedule for a later date. Duke Digital Scholarship Services invites you to join us for a new workshop on Text Analysis and Text Manipulation with Voyant on Wednesday, ?, 2015, 4:00 at the Murthy Digital Studio (Bostock Library, Level 1, West Campus, Duke University campus Read more about POSTPONED! Text Analysis & Deformance with Voyant. Workshop at the Murthy Digital Studio![…]

Hacking at the Library with Mark Sample

Duke Digital Scholarship Services, in conjunction with the Duke PhD Lab in Digital Knowledge hosted a two-day event with Dr. Mark Sample Feb 10-11, 2015. We began with a private PhD Lab gathering with Dr. Sample on Tuesday evening and our dinner topic was hacking. Our conversation began with a brainstorming session on synonyms for Read more about Hacking at the Library with Mark Sample[…]

Mark Sample comes to the Edge on Wednesday!

Duke Digital Scholarship Services, in conjunction with the Duke PhD Lab in Digital Knowledge, invite you to join us for an afternoon with Dr. Mark Sample! #samplehack Wednesday, February 11, 2015, 1:00-5:30 at the Edge Workshop Room & the Murthy Digital Studio (Bostock Library, Level 1, West Campus, Duke University campus map) All are welcome (Duke Read more about Mark Sample comes to the Edge on Wednesday![…]

DH Sandbox Chat with Hannah Jacobs: Using digital tools to Visualize the New Woman

This afternoon the Murthy Digital Studio was treated to a DH Sandbox Chat by Hannah Jacobs. Hannah Jacobs detailed how her ‘Visualizing the New Woman’ project investigates through text analysis and interactive information visualization definitions of the New Woman and the New Woman discursive network as represented in a collection of over 50 texts published Read more about DH Sandbox Chat with Hannah Jacobs: Using digital tools to Visualize the New Woman[…]

Sandridge sets the stage for DSS DH Sandbox Chats

This afternoon we were treated to our very first DH Sandbox Chat. Norman Sandridge joined us to speak about creating a “holistic” online reading experience of Xenophon’s Education of Cyrus (c. 365 BCE). Holistic reading = using infinite space of web to curate vast store of supplemental reading materials for a text @NormanSandridge #dhsandbox — Read more about Sandridge sets the stage for DSS DH Sandbox Chats[…]

Duke Digital Studio kicks off its DH Sandbox Chats!

Duke Digital Scholarship Services invites you to join us for our first two DH Sandbox Chats. Join us for discussions about digital humanities research methodologies, textual analysis, digital research tools, ‘holistic’ online reading practices, and collaborative online research commentary. Our DH Sandbox Chats are informal events designed to foster discussion, review, critique, and conversation about Read more about Duke Digital Studio kicks off its DH Sandbox Chats![…]