Our very first episode features the two editors of the current special issue of Amerikastudien/American Studies on Digital Humanities. They are talking about the challenges and advantages of DH, bring up some of their favorite projects that merge computational methods and North American Studies, and even give some advice for complete beginners.
Listen in, and let me know what you think!
Dr. Alexander Dunst: https://kw.uni-paderborn.de/anglistik-amerikanistik/dr-alexander-dunst/
Dr. Dennis Mischke https://www.uni-potsdam.de/de/iaa-amlc/academic-staff/dr-dennis-mischke.html
Verena Adamik https://vadamik.wordpress.com/
Projects and Papers mentioned
ArcGIS (mapping tools): https://www.esri.com/en-us/arcgis/about-arcgis/overview
Brennan, Timothy. “The Digital Humanities Bust,” The Chronicle of Higher Education. October 15, 2017. https://www.chronicle.com/article/The-Digital-Humanities-Bust/241424
DARIAH Geobrowser: https://geobrowser.de.dariah.eu/
Google Maps (mapping tool): https://www.google.de/maps/
Hybrid Narrativity (research group on Graphic novels with Dr. Alexander Dunst): https://groups.uni-paderborn.de/graphic-literature/wp/?lang=en
Melville Electronic Library: https://mel.hofstra.edu/
Stanford Literary Lab: https://litlab.stanford.edu/
Thaller, Manfred. “Geleitwort.” Digital Humanities. Grundlagen und Technologien für die Praxis, by Susanne Kurz. Springer, 2016. vii – viii.
The Viral Texts Project: https://viraltexts.org/
Voyant (word cloud and concordance tool): https://voyant-tools.org/
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