Past Events

Events related to digital humanities research are happening all around campus. Below are past events that have been self identified as dh. Be sure to keep an eye on the events happening at Forum for Scholars and Publics and the Franklin Humanities Institute, as many dh-related events often take place in those spaces.

Event Speaker(s):
Mark-Everett McGill
None
Tuesday, June 13, 2017 - 2:00pm

In 2015, Duke opened the Bolt, a physical space where students can go to play games and to explore virtual reality. The Bolt gaming room is managed by Housing, Dining, and Residence Life (HDRL) while the Bolt virtual reality (VR) room is managed by OIT. Both rooms are in Edens Quad on West...

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Event Speaker(s):
David Stein, PepsiCo Education Technology Coordinator at Duke Libraries
None
Tuesday, May 16, 2017 - 1:30pm

David Stein, PepsiCo Education Technology Coordinator at Duke Libraries, recently attended the inaugural Construct3D conference held at Duke. The Construct3D conference brought together educators from a broad range of educational contexts to exchange ideas and innovations to accelerate adoption...

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Event Speaker(s):
Kristin Lanzoni, Mary Kate Weggeland
Perkins Library 218
Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 4:00am

"A Portrait of Venice" is an innovative exhibition that will open at Duke's Nasher Museum of Art in September 2017. Jacopo De' Barbari's patented image, a...

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Event Speaker(s):
Timothy J. Senior · University of Bristol
LSRC D106
Friday, April 14, 2017 - 12:00pm

Cross the medieval city threshold at the Herdentor, and, pinching your nose against the smell of the piggeries, enter the narrow Sögestrasse. To your left stands the church of St Catherine, her enormous brick frame towering over the urban landscape. Entering the church, a vaulted canopy appears...

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Event Speaker(s):
Michael J. K. Wlash
Smith Warehouse - Bay 10, 2nd Floor
Thursday, April 13, 2017 - 4:30pm

Guest speaker Michael J. K. Walsh, NTU Singapore, gives a talk entitled "'Prayers Long Silent': Protecting endangered heritage in post-conflict Cyprus." Michael J. K. Walsh F.R.S.A., FRHistS., conducted his graduate studies at the Universities of St. Andrews, Cambridge and York, before joining...

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Event Speaker(s):
Mary Caton Lingold, William Shaw, Brian Norberg
The Edge Workshop Room (Bostock Library Level 1)
Thursday, April 13, 2017 - 12:00pm
The Sonic Dictionary (http://sonicdictionary.fhi.duke.edu/) began with a question: if you don't know what a particular sound sounds like, where do you go to find out?... Read More »
Event Speaker(s):
Katherine Desplanque, Andrew Van Horn Ruoss, Victoria Szabo
Amadieh Family Lecture Hall (Smith Warehouse, Bay 4, C105)
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 - 12:00pm

Talk and moderated discussion with advanced PhD students Andrew Van Horn Ruoss (History) and Kathryn Desplanque (Art, Art History, and Visual Studies) about challenges to managing and analyzing their research data and the ways in which digital tools (DEVONThink and NVivo, respectively) helped...

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Event Speaker(s):
Andrew Van Horn Ruoss, Kathryn Desplanque and Victoria Szabo
Smith Warehouse - Bay 4, C105 - Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 - 12:00pm

Managing Qualitative Research - perspectives from PhD Lab scholars Andrew Van Horn Ruoss, History and Kathryn Desplanque, Art, Art History & Visual Studies. Moderated by Victoria Szabo, Art, Art History & Visual Studies.

Gross Hall Ahmadieh Family Atrium (3rd Floor)
Wednesday, April 5, 2017 - 4:30pm

Archaeology deals with the study and interpretation of human activity through the excavation of sites and the analysis of material culture, the paleo-environment and cultural landscapes.In the last decades, digital technologies, radiocarbon dating and the study of paleo-environments have...

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Event Speaker(s):
Edward Triplett and Todd Smith
None
Friday, March 31, 2017 - 9:30am

A discussion around adding the Z to digital humanities mapping/HGIS projects:* Ed Triplett, CLIR Postdoctoral Fellow / Future Lecturing Fellow AAHVS on "Historical Mapping in Three and Four Dimensions: Obstacles and Opportunities"* Todd Smith, Product Manager for Cesium on "An open-source...

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