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DH Afternoons is a forum dedicated to supporting and celebrating Digital Humanities work being done by students, staff, and faculty on campus. Please join us to learn about the exciting advancements being made by the DH community here at UNL.

Each DH Afternoon is comprised of a 20-25 minute presentation from a student or CDRH staff member, followed by another 20-25 minute presentation by a CDRH faculty fellow or affiliate. There is time for discussion following the talks.

March 6, 2019 (rescheduled from February)

3:30 - 5:00 pm
Dudley Bailey Library, Andrews Hall room 228

Dr. Heather Richards-Rissetto Assistant Professor of Anthropology

Keeping Data Alive

Generated buildings in a green field with a blue sky

Jonathan Cheng Doctoral Student, English

Text Mining Physical Characterization in 20th Century Novels

Chart of bodily descriptions of women as percentage of bodily descriptions in fiction

April 10, 2019

3:30 - 5:00 pm
Peterson Room, Love Library South room 221

Dr. Liz Lorang Assoc Professor in University Libraries, Courtesy Assoc Professor in English

Dr. Leen-Kiat Soh Professor of Computer Science

Aida: Image Analysis for Archival Discovery

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Rachel Gordon, Megan Ekstrom, Riley Jhi UCARE

Sydney Baty Graduate Assistant

George Eliot Archive

Visual of George Eliot's face surrounded by network of other individuals

Past DH Afternoons

November 28, 2018

3:30 - 5:00 pm
Witt Room, Love Library South room 224

Dr. Jeannette Eileen Jones Associate Professor of History and Ethnic Studies

To Enter Africa from America: The United States, Africa, and the New Imperialism, 1862-1919

Image of TEAA map

Dr. Michelle Tiedje Project Manager

Genoa Indian School Digital Reconciliation Project

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