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Recurring events include the UCLDH Seminar and the Susan Hockey Lecture series. Our events are primarily advertised right here on this page, which is syndicated in an RSS feed, but also on our DH Blog, on Twitter, and via our mailing list.
Archive of Programme
UCLDH guest speaker: Willard McCarty, 'What does Turing have to do with Busa? In celebration of the centennary plus one of Roberto Busa's birth'
Start: Mar 25, 2014 5:30:00 PM
We sometimes act as if the two -- the odd Englishman who invented digital computing and the formidable Italian who in the standard account began digital humanities -- were remote strangers to each other as much in thought as they were in life. In this talk I argue for their cognitive if not spiritual brotherhood. I argue that the coming together of digital computing machinery and traditional humanistic questions could be more obviously and more fully a bi-directional transformative collision with deeply fructifying outcome if only we ceased treating those two great progenitors as alien to each other.
Start: Mar 26, 2014 6:00:00 PM
For this month's Decoding Digital Humanities-London meeting we read: Encouraging Digital Scholarly Publishing in the Humanities, University of North Georgia (2013). Available at http://ung.edu/college-of-arts-and-letters/encouraging-digital-publishing/