[Humanist] 30.188 course: what is digital humanities?

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                 Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 30, No. 188.
            Department of Digital Humanities, King's College London
                Submit to: humanist at lists.digitalhumanities.org

        Date: Mon, 18 Jul 2016 09:17:04 -0500
        From: Laura Mandell <laura.mandell at gmail.com>
        Subject: What Is Digital Humanities? (Introduction for people with little or no previous experience)

Our Digital Humanities Center at Texas A&M, the IDHMC, is offering an
introductory course -- four one-hour sessions; participation online. Here
follows the flyer we sent out--please pass it on to anyone who might be
interested. Thank you!


P4H: What is Digital Humanities?
An official course in the Programming 4 Humanists Series

Beginning Friday, August 5, 2016 ­ 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. (Central)
Meeting online via Bluejeans.com
Pre-Registration Required
Registration Opens Monday, July 18, 2016

This course introduces the emerging field of Digital Humanities to
participants with no background who wish to understand:

1. What Digital Humanities is ­ the kinds of projects currently underway
of various types;

2. How Digital Humanists go about their work;

3. Why new digital technologies are valuable for humanities scholars;

4. Who ­ a panel of Digital Humanists from diverse backgrounds will
present their work.

Department Chairs or Heads, Administrators faculty, and students ­ all are

Course dates, syllabus, and registration information are available at

Offered by the Initiative for Digital Humanities, Media, and Culture ­
Texas A&M University

Questions: email idhmc at tamu.edu with Prog4Humanists as the subject line.

Laura Mandell
Director, Initiative for Digital Humanities, Media, and Culture
Professor, English
Texas A&M University
p: 979-845-8345
e: idhmc at tamu.edu

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