Looking Back and Counting Forward

So what about these hexagons? IS this the new digital Giant’s Causeway? They were all the rage during the UK General Election last year – to the extent that the BBC actually constructed a physical jigsaw in their atrium out of them. At the time I mused on...
DH in the Archives

DH in the Archives

The 2nd Northern Bridge Winter School is being held at the Public Records Office for Northern Ireland (PRONI) 26/27 February. I am happy to be able to share a short presentation on DH in the Archives. Great presentations ranging from exploring the archives to raising...

Surveying a Disparate Field

Thank you to all attendees at the DH workshop this afternoon. I really appreciated the thoughtful questions and comments. I was very struck by the call for humanities programmes to thoughtfully consider the critical skills necessary to support emerging issues in a new...

Rethinking the Book

Inkling is an intriguing startup that is busily engineering a new approach to ‘reading’. They have a three pronged offering: Collaborative authoring through a globally deployed platform; An e-reading platform that works in new granular entities and allows...