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teaching, Workshops

Workshop: DH Tools Across Disciplines, Santa Clara University

This past week, I had the pleasure of leading a workshop on using “Digital Humanities Tools Across Disciplines” at Santa Clara University to their newly formed Center for Arts and Humanities faculty working group in digital humanities and their library. Many thanks to Michelle Burnham and Amy Lueck for the invitation and for the entire …

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Copyright and Creative Commons

A visual explanation of the GNU Free Documentation License 1.3 section 11

Copyright & Licensing – Created with Haiku Deck, presentation software that inspires Notes for teaching students about Copyright and Creative Commons. Slide 1: Introduction Slide 2: Copyright: A form of intellectual property. Grants legal, exclusive rights given to the creator of any original work to use and distribute, especially for commercial use. Copyright is automatically …

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FemTechNet Critical Race & Ethnic Studies Pedagogy Workbook

Screenshot of splash page for FTN Pedagogy workbook,

I’m just back from the annual Cultural Studies Association conference in Riverside, CA, and I’m excited to share the announcement I made at the panel, “FemTechNet: Transforming what and who counts in digital education”, where I spoke alongside Alexandra Juhasz (Pitzer College), Elizabeth Losh (UCSD), and Ivette Bayo Urban (U Washington). My presentation (for the most …

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Digital Pedagogy and Transformative Digital Humanities

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The following are notes from a brief talk I was invited to give recently at UCSB for their annual Research Slam, #SyncDH. Some context: Coming back to my grad school institution, I reflected on my own experience as a student there, and I planned this talk to help those grad students with little to no pedagogical …

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Updated: Upcoming Talks

Just a quick update to mention a public talk I’ll be giving at Macalester University in St. Paul. MN for their International Studies Department. Details: Date: Thursday, Feb. 7th Time: 4:30pm Location: Harmon Room (Library) Description: Stay in L.A.: Precarious Duration for Temporary Workers in Los Angeles The global city of Los Angeles has long been …

academia, teaching, travel

Up Ahead: MLA 2013

I’m getting ready to attend the Modern Language Association annual convention in Boston, where I’ll be speaking on a panel entitled, Representing Race: Silence in the Digital Humanities. That session is #s239, Friday, 4 January, 10:15–11:30 a.m., Gardner, Sheraton. I look forward to seeing some of you there! For more information on the panel, please see Adeline …

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New Summer Course: The Female, the Global, the Technological

Just got word yesterday, and am very excited to say that I’ll be teaching a new course this summer (session A) at UCSB. The course number is 114AA Women in Literature: The Female, the Global, the Technological. Course readings have not been finalized yet, but a course description follows. Mother | Daughter | Virgin | …