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Technology and I don’t get along. After several instances of crouching under a table to frown at an adapter while attempting to project my slideshow for a presentation – scored by my classmates’ muffled tittering and my own sheepish mumbles …

“Not A Tech Person”: My Journey in the SCDS Program Read More »

Engaging with landscapes is often from an ‘in person’ experience where one can experience the sights, smells, and sounds of the land; however, there are many aspects of landscapes that are invisible to us on the surface. My research focuses …

Engaging with ‘place’ in a digital space Read More »

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When first brainstorming this blog post, I imagined an autoethnographic exploration of the power dynamics of WordPress templates. I had briefly analyzed the gendered language of food-themed blog templates in a previous post, and thought expanding on that theme would …

Thinking with Templates Read More »

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For the final visualization of my residency, I constructed a NextStrain Narrative Exhibit. This digital display weaves together geospatial information, genetic data, and interpretative text to explore the history of the infectious disease “The Plague”.

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Hello! Last time round, I talked about my Sherman Centre research project into the annual Saveur food blog awards, where I track the demographic data of recognized food bloggers to determine if/how the Awards promote the digital food work of underrepresented …

Digital Demography: Reflections on a tabular data method(ology) Read More »

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In this post, I want to share the algorithm that I learnt in Stylometry with R course in the Digital Humanities Summer Institute summer school in Victoria. So, first of all, what is Stylometry? One of the formal definitions says …

A stylo way of textual analysis Read More »

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The Lewis & Ruth Sherman Centre for Digital Scholarship, located in Mills Memorial Library at McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario, invites qualified candidates to apply for a two-year postdoctoral fellowship. Job Title: Postdoctoral Fellowship Application Deadline: March 30, 2018 Position …

2018-2020 DH Postdoctoral Fellowship Read More »

Blog 2 of 4! Last time I posted about the various resources for mapping and the various maps that inspired me to create the “Atlas of Vaccine Hesitancy”. Today I will be sharing the map that is filled in nicely, …

Expert-sourcing historical and contemporary vaccine hesitancy Read More »

Content notification: racism, psychiatric violence   Let me tell you a story. It’s a story about mental illness. And it goes something like this: Once upon a time, people who were tired and sad all the time, nervous, or saw …

#Bell Let’s Talk about Racial Violence Read More »

The DH@Guelph Summer Workshop was held at the University of Guelph the first week of May 2017. I attended the OMEKA Workshop, which was co-taught by University of Guelph Special Collections Librarian Melissa McAfee and Library Associate Ashley Shifflett McBrayne, …

Working with OMEKA at DH@Guelph 2017 Read More »

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