DHQ Article published

I am working on a series of articles which trace digital humanities as a project, and now the first one has been published by Digital Humanities Quarterly (currently preview version, will be updated shortly). It is titled “Humanities Computing as Digital Humanities”, and here I look at the discursive transition from humanities computing to digital humanities, exploring how this naming is related to shifts in institutional, disciplinary and social organization. I also address the epistemic culture and commitments of humanities computing, and tensions between this tradition and a broad notion of digital humanities.

All in all, this is a large (and fun) project, and something I have been working on for quite some time. I have three more articles to go, but they are well along, and I hope to have the whole series ready (at my end) by early January. The provisional titles for the rest of the articles are: The Landscape of the Digital Humanities (2), From Optical Fiber to Conceptual Cyberinfrastructure for the Humanities (3) and Envisioning the Digital Humanities (4).

This entry was posted in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>