[Humanist] 24.317 designing an academic DH department
Humanist Discussion Group
willard.mccarty at mccarty.org.uk
Mon Sep 6 22:14:11 CEST 2010
Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 24, No. 317.
Centre for Computing in the Humanities, King's College London
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Date: Mon, 6 Sep 2010 10:24:46 +0100
From: James Cronin <jgrcronin at gmail.com>
Subject: Re: [Humanist] 24.315 designing an academic DH department
In-Reply-To: <20100904211410.E769563198 at woodward.joyent.us>
This is just a thought, but fostering a consultancy dimension, in such
a ‘department’, may have the advantage of helping to generate
collaborative synergies between academia and the wider community.
Research could be tailored to bespoke projects, in such a manner as to
promote the dissemination of research applications into the public
sphere. In turn, independent funding streams could be generated by
University College Cork
On 4 September 2010 22:14, Humanist Discussion Group
<willard.mccarty at mccarty.org.uk> wrote:
> Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 24, No. 315.
> Centre for Computing in the Humanities, King's College London
> Submit to: humanist at lists.digitalhumanities.org
> Date: Sat, 4 Sep 2010 08:23:40 -0700
> From: "liz" <eawalter1 at hotmail.com>
> Subject: RE: [Humanist] 24.310 designing an academic DH department
> In-Reply-To: <20100904082216.DA1ED636D2 at woodward.joyent.us>
> One important activity for a department like this would be to reach out
> into the local/world community.
> Here in Tucson, Arizona there are communities of optical science firms
> (imaging) as well as a large medical community (consciousness studies) and
> several Native American tribes as well as a strong Arts community. All are
> rich sources to be delved into by a DH department (which we don't have as of
> yet at the U/A).
> Elizabeth Walter
> liz at kutsi.com
> “The future is here. It's just not evenly distributed yet.”
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