DH Definition Revision and UVA Thoughts

Digital Humanities is the integration of technology and the fields of the humanities. Digital Humanities is the effort to modernize humanities by focusing the product of the studies as collaborated projects as opposed to books or essays. These projects are internet based and open to the public, essentially fighting against the privatization of knowledge. This; …

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DH Revision and UVA Scholars Lab

After visiting the Scholars Lab at UVA, I believe my definition of DH will be slightly adjusted.  The digital humanities is a collaborative and interdisciplinary effort to present and/or analyze information from the humanities disciplines, mainly through projects, using a variety of general creative techniques and often creative technology.  Although this definition is long, I …

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What is DH? & Design Jam at UVA

Digital Humanities involves the curating of large sets of data across a variety of disciplines. This involves the interpretation and analysis of numerous works that relate to the Humanities. Thus, the field’s work is mostly collaborative and project-based. With the incorporation of technology, the projects are fluid in content. Data can be added to the …

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