We are very pleased to present the videos from the 2015 Office of Digital Humanities Project Directors Meeting, which was held September 25, 2015 at NEH headquarters at the Constitution Center in Washington, DC. This meeting convened the top researchers in the digital humanities from across the United States, who shared their projects in short, three-minute lightning round presentations. Enjoy these videos from project directors of NEH's Digital Humanities Start-Up Grants.
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MassMine: Collecting and Archiving Big Data for Social Media Humanities Researchers, Sidney Dobrin, University of Florida
Notoriously Toxic: Understanding the Language and Costs of Hate and Harassment in Online Games, Ben Miller, Georgia State University
3D Saqqara: Reconstructing Landscape and Meaning at an Ancient Egyptian Site, Elaine Sullivan, University of California, Santa Cruz
Digital Humanities for Lifelong Learners, Evie Kintzer, WGBH Educational Foundation
Onondaga Lake: Finding a Restorative Center in Digital Space, Rachel May, Syracuse University
Building and Broadening the Digital Humanities Through a Regional Network, Jessica Pressman, San Diego State University
Automatic Music Performance Analysis and Comparison Toolkit (AMPACT), Johanna Devaney, Ohio State University
Comparative Ethnobiology in Mesoamerica: A Digital Portal for Collaborative Research and Public Dissemination, Jonathan Amith, Gettysburg College
The sx:archipelagos Project, Alex Gil & Kaiama L. Glover, Small Axe, Inc.
Poemage Prototype, Katharine Coles, University of Utah
Easing Entry and Improving Access to Computer-Assisted Text Analysis for the Humanities, Mark LeBlanc, Wheaton College
DH Box: A Digital Humanities Laboratory in the Cloud, Matthew Gold, Patrick Smyth, & Stephen Zweibel Graduate Center, CUNY
Discovery and Documentation of At-Risk Built Heritage, Seth Wachtel, University of San Francisco
Deep Mapping the Reducción: Building a Platform for Spatial Humanities Collaboration on the General Resettlement of Indians, Steven Wernke, Vanderbilt University
Cohorts of Women in Biographical Collections, Worthy Martin, University of Virginia
Freedom on the Move: A Crowdsourced, Comprehensive Database of North American Runaway Slave Advertisements, Edward Baptist, Cornell University
MuSO: Aggregation and Peer Review in Music, Timothy Duguid, Texas A&M University, College Station