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Humanities and Arts in the Age of Big Data Conference

Event Type
Conference/Workshop
Sponsor
Illinois Program for Research in the Humanities, Office of the Provost, NCSA, and the Trowbridge Initiative in American Culture
Location
Third and Fourth Floor Lecture Halls, Levis Faculty Center, Fourth Floor (919 West Illinois Street, Urbana, IL)
Date
Oct 4, 2018 - Oct 5, 2018   7:30 pm  
Originating Calendar
Illinois Program for Research in the Humanities (IPRH)

Thursday, October 4th, 7:30 p.m., Third Floor Lecture Hall, Levis Faculty Center, Fourth Floor (919 West Illinois Street, Urbana, IL) 

Evening Plenary, featuring:

Kathleen Fitzpatrick, Director of Digital Humanities and Professor of English, Michigan State University, Trevor Muñoz, Interim Director of the Maryland Institute for Technology in the Humanities and Assistant Dean for Digital Humanities, and Lisa Nakamura, Gwendolyn Calvert Baker Collegiate Professor of American Cultures, U of Michigan.

Friday, October 5th, 9:00 a.m., IPRH Lecture Hall, Levis Faculty Center, Fourth Floor (919 West Illinois Street, Urbana, IL) 

Day-long panel sessions, featuring:

  • Catherine D’Ignazio/karaninka, Civic Media and Data Visualization, Emerson College
  • Erik Loyer, Creative Director of The Alliance for Networking Visual Culture and Founder and Director of Opertoon
  • Matthew Jones, Contemporary Civilization, Columbia University
  • Safiya Noble, Communication/Journalism, University of Southern California Annenberg
  • Liz Losh, English and American Studies, William and Mary
  • Virginia Eubanks, Political Science, University at Albany, SUNY
  • Richard So, English and Cultural Analytics, McGill University
  •  Jo Guldi, History, Southern Methodist University

More information can be found at https://publish.illinois.edu/humanitiesartsinageofbigdata/ 

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