University of Oregon

Making Digital Humanities Count

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Featuring Julia Flanders, director of the Women Writers Project at Brown University
Who Should Come: 
This event is only open to the UO Community
Date: 
Wednesday, May 16, 2012 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Address: 
Knight Library, Browsing Room

Julia Flanders, director of the Women Writers Project at Brown University will speak on “Making Digital Humanities Count” at 4 p.m. on Wed., May 16, in Knight Library’s Browsing Room. 

UO Digital Scholars are especially invited to an open Q&A session from 2-2:30 in the Knight Library Rowe Conference room (conference room in Library Administration).

Flanders is president of the Association for Computers in the Humanities and editor-in-chief of the Digital Humanities Quarterly, an open-access, peer-reviewed digital journal covering all aspects of digital media in the humanities. She serves on the board of directors for the Text Encoding Initiative, an international consortium that establishes standards for encoding machine-readable texts for the broad sharing and mining of data.

The talk is sponsored by the University of Oregon Libraries and the Oregon Humanities Center.

For more information, contact Stephanie Wood, 541-346-5771, swood@uoregon.edu.