Digital Humanities Summer Institute 2018 Attendees

Each we support the Digital Humanities Summer Institute at the University of Victoria, British Columbia, sending teams of UW faculty, students, and staff to attend. We also partner with the Northwest Five Consortium—Lewis & Clark College, Reed College, University of Puget Sound, Whitman College, and Willamette University—which enhances students’ experience at these liberal arts colleges through development of faculty as teacher-scholars. Selected faculty from the consortium also receive Simpson Center support to attend the DHSI.

Learn more about applying for the Digital Humanities Summer Institute through the Simpson Center.

University of Washington

Simpson Center Representative

  • Roneva Keel (Doctoral Student, History)

Bringing Computers to Plato’s Cave: Using Digital Tools to Map Philosophical Discourse

  • Anna Bates (Doctoral Student, Philosophy)
  • Erika Versalovic (Doctoral Student, Philosophy)
  • Tim Brown (Doctoral Student, Philosophy)

Washington Prison Archive

  • Denise Hattwig (UW Libraries, Curator of Digital Scholarship, UW Bothell)
  • Danielle Rowland (UW Libraries, American Ethnic Studies Librarian, UW Bothell)
  • Ethan Ucker (Doctoral Student, English)

Transcultural Heroism

  • Annegret Oehme (Assistant Professor, Germanics)

History’s Layers: Digital Tools for Excavating and Analyzing Constructed and Imagined Histories in Textual, Visual, and Hybrid Sources

  • Michael Degerald (Doctoral Student, Near & Middle Eastern Studies)
  • Arna Elezovic (Doctoral Student, History)
  • Melinda Cohoon (Doctoral Student, Near & Middle Eastern Studies)

Translation for Digitized Lubok and Comics

  • José Alaniz (Associate Professor, Slavic Languages & Literature)
  • Veronica Muskheli (Doctoral Student, Slavic Languages & Literature)
  • Alex King, Doctoral Student (Slavic Languages & Literature)

Opportunity, Equity, and Multimodality

  • Chelsea Grimmer (Doctoral Student, English)
  • Patrick Milian (Doctoral Student, English)

Mapping the Logic of the British Colonial Archive

  • Adrian Kane (Doctoral Student, History)
  • Katia Chaterji (Doctoral Student, History)

Northwest Five Consortium

Reed College

  • Angie Beiriger (Humanities & Digital Scholarship Librarian)

Willamette University

  • Doreen Simonsen (Humanities and Fine Arts Librarian)
  • Seth Cotlar (Professor, History)
  • Sammy Basu (Professor, Politics)
  • Gaetano deLeonibus (Professor of French and Francophone Studies)
  • Ruth Feingold (Dean of the College of Liberal Arts, Professor of English)

Lewis & Clark College

  • Joel Martinez (Professor, Philosophy)

University of Puget Sound

  • Regina Duthely (Professor, English)
  • George Erving (Professor, English)

Whitman University

  • Amy Blau (Scholarly Communication Librarian)
  • Ben Murphy (Archivist and Head of Digital Services)
  • David Sprunge (Director of Instructional and Learning Technology)
  • Jonathan Walters (George Hudson Ball Endowed Chair in the Humanities and Professor of Religion)
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