Digital Media Summer Institute
Registrations are now open until 9th June, but early bird offer ends on 19th May!
Introduction to Digital Humanities Research
This course will introduce graduate students to techniques for analyzing humanities data, with a focus on textual data. Topics will include feature extraction, exploratory analysis and data visualization.
19-23 June, 14:00 – 17:00
Thinking about preserving digital culture: what to preserve and how
This course will focus on the broad range of digital materials to be preserved, drawing on examples from materials that have been preserved archivally in the School of Information at University of Texas at Austin from 2003 to the present.
26-28 June, 9:00-12:00 and 14:00-16:30
Understanding Persuasive Environmental Communication and Imagery
This course will explore science and environmental communication from a persuasive angle. The focus is on theories and best practices as they relate to communicating effectively about contemporary complex issues, such as climate change, species loss, etc.
10-14 July, 09:30 – 12:30