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Debates in the Digital Humanities

Matthew K. Gold


Encompassing new technologies, research methods, and opportunities for collaborative scholarship and open-source peer review, as well as innovative ways of sharing knowledge and teaching, the digital humanities promises to transform the liberal arts—and perhaps the university itself. Indeed, at a time when many academic institutions are facing austerity budgets, digital humanities programs have been able to hire new faculty, establish new centers and initiatives, and attract multimillion-dollar grants. Clearly the digital humanities has reached a significant moment in its brief history. But wh ... More

Keywords: digital humanities, liberal arts, digital humanist, universities, research, teaching, political commitment

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Print publication date: 2012 Print ISBN-13: 9780816677948
Published to Minnesota Scholarship Online: August 2015 DOI:10.5749/minnesota/9780816677948.001.0001


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Matthew K. Gold, editor

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Part I Defining the Digital Humanities

An Interview with Brett Bobley

Michael Gavin and Kathleen Marie Smith

Part II Theorizing the Digital Humanities

Part III Critiquing the Digital Humanities

Digital Humanities Triumphant?

William Pannapacker

What Do Girls Dig?

Bethany Nowviskie

Part IV Practicing the Digital Humanities

The Ancestral Text

Michael Witmore

Part V Teaching the Digital Humanities

Part VI Envisioning the Future of the Digital Humanities