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Downie Keynote on HathiTrust Postponed to Friday 4/17 10AM

April 16-18, Digital Humanities Colloquium 

Stephen DownieStephen Downie

The Virtual Humanities Lab at Brown University, in collaboration with the Center for Digital Scholarship in the Brown University Library, and DARIAH-Italy (Digital Research Infrastructure for the Arts and the Humanities) hosts an International Colloquium: "Scholarly Networks and the Emerging Platforms for Humanities Research and Publication." Complete program.  

 The three-day colloquium will explore the new types of scholarly output produced when scholars use digital methods to collaborate on, annotate and visualize traditional materials. Stephen Downie, Professor and Associate Dean for Research, Library, and Information Science at the University of Illinois and Co-Director of the HathiTrust Research Center, will deliver the keynote address. His talk, “The HathiTrust Research Center: Bringing you 4.7 billion pages of analytic opportunities!” will take place on April 16 at 5:30 p.m in the Patrick Ma Lab and is open to the public. 

April 24-25, (at Harvard University) CHIASMI 2015


Graduate Student Conference in Italian Studies – Harvard University and Brown University. "Time to Translate/ Translation in Time."