On September 16, 2016, the NEH Office of Digital Humanities convened our annual Project Directors Meeting at NEH headquarters in Washington, DC. One highlight of this meeting was the popular “Lightning Round” – an opportunity for attendees to share a 3-minute overview of their NEH-funded project.
Below, you’ll find links to videos of each of the 2016 Digital Humanities Implementation Grant presentations.
Note that, as of 2017, grants for implementation phase projects in the digital humanities are now part of the Digital Humanities Advancement Grant (DHAG) program. Find out more about the DHAG program online or email email@example.com with questions.
Click on any project title below to go directly to the video.
Six Degrees of Francis Bacon: Reassembling the Early Modern Social Network
Speaker: Christopher Warren, Carnegie Mellon University (HK-250641-16)
Revitalizing the Ecclesiastical and Secular Sources for Slave Societies Digital Archive
Speaker: Jane Landers, Vanderbilt University (HK-250720-16)
Learning in the Public Square: An Open Platform for Humanities Education
Speaker: Matthew Gold, CUNY Graduate Center (HK-250705-16)
The Jubilees Palimpsest Project: Spectral RTI Technology for the Recovery of Erased Manuscripts from Antiquity
Speaker: Todd Hanneken, St. Mary’s University of San Antonio (HK-250616-16)