Category Archives: Session Proposals
In the last few years, Saint Louis University has generated some great tools and projects for research. At the least, I am willing to share T-PEN our tool for transcription of digital images and discuss/demo the Tradamus tool that is … Continue reading
When I first began work in Digital Humanities, I was too ignorant to anticipate how often I would be told this as a developer. So often, it turns out, that I’d like to start an argument. It seems that a … Continue reading
It would be really cool to have a program that would semi-automate the process of geocoding textual data within a document in preparation for GIS analysis. Given the complexities of place names, such a program would require some user validation … Continue reading
Blurring the Boundaries Between Scholarship, Teaching, and Community Outreach Through Digitial Media
The concept of collaborative scholarship has generated tremendous excitement among digital humanists. Much of the discussion has been restricted to the transformative impact of social media on the process and output of academic research. This session will extend the dialogue … Continue reading
The application of GIS mapping to humanities research has been recognized as a primary catalyst for what has been termed the “spatial turn” in humanities scholarship. Despite tremendous excitement about the power of visualization to expose heretofore hidden relationships and … Continue reading
I would love a beginner’s introduction to using QGIS if anyone knows how to use it and wants to teach it. QGIS is a free Geographical Information System software.