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Articles with keyword "Digital humanities"

A still from Hypertext showing Andy van Dam talking with students

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Computers in English Class, Circa 1974

It was the early 1970s and NEH was funding a project using hypertext to teach college students how to read poetry.

A visitor uses the Cleveland Museum of Art's Gallery One touch screen

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Museums in the Age of Social

Museums are turning away from big exhibitions and toward community.

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Invitation to the Keynote Address for Images and Texts in Medical History Workshop at the National Institutes of Health

By NEH Staff

As part of the Images and Text in Medical History Workshop, we invite you to a keynote address, The Analog Patient: Imagining Medicine at a Distance in the Television Era, by Jeremy Greene, MD, PhD,  Associate Professor of Medicine and the History of Medicine at the Johns Hopkins University. The keynote will be held in Bethesda, MD, at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) on Tuesday, April 12 from 11AM – 12PM

Data Management Plans From Successful Grant Applications (2011-2014) Now Available

By Jason Rhody

Beginning in 2011, the NEH Office of Digital Humanities (ODH) began requiring a Data Management Plan (DMP) for the majority of its grant programs. In the past year, NEH has received a number of Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests to view some or all of the DMPs submitted as a component of successful grant applications since 2011. Due to the high level of interest from scholars and the general public in the DMPs submitted, NEH has bundled the plans in a zip file and is making them available for download via the NEH FOIA Library.

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2015 NEH Digital Humanities Project Directors Meeting--Open to the Public

By NEH Staff

Please join us on Friday, September 25th for the 2015 NEH Digital Humanities Project Directors Meeting (hashtag: #ODH2015). 

World map probably consulted by Columbus

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Imaging Technology Reveals 15th-cenutry Cartographer’s World View

Christopher Columbus likely used world map

Palimpsest

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A Pair of Technologies Sheds New Light on Jubilees Palimpsest

An ancient text reveals a wider context for Biblical studies.

Announcing 6 NEH/DFG Bilateral Digital Humanities Program Awards

By Jason Rhody

The Office of Digital Humanities is pleased to announce 6 awards from our NEH/DFG Bilateral Digital Humanities Program from our September 2014 deadline.

British Library collections available for tagging in Metadata Games

ODH Project Director Q&A: Mary Flanagan

By Anne Dempsey

An interview with Mary Flanagan, director of Tiltfactor Lab at Dartmouth and leader of the ODH-funded Metadata Games project, an open-source platform for crowdsourcing cultural heritage.

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NEH Awards Cooperative Agreement to Virginia Tech for “Images and Texts in Medical History” Workshop to be hosted at the US National Library of Medicine

By NEH Staff

The Office of Digital Humanities is pleased to announce the award for a cooperative agreement to fund the workshop, Images and Texts in Medical History: An Introduction to Methods, Tools, and Data from the Digital Humanities. The project is a collaborative effort among the NEH, Virginia Tech, the US National Library of Medicine, and the Wellcome Library. Virginia Tech historian E. Thomas Ewing will direct the workshop.