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Notes from Gender and Education Association Conference 2018

Gender and Education Association Conference 2018 University of Newcastle (Newcastle, Australia) December 9-12, 2018 The Gender and Education Association (GEA)’s 2018 conference was held in

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Digital Humanities Panel

Notes from aaDH Digital Humanities Australasia Conference 2018

aaDH Conference 2018: Making Connections Australasia Association for Digital Humanities (aaDH) Biennial Conference September 25-27, 2018 University of South Australia (Adelaide, Australia) The theme of

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Digital Humanities Article

I am excited to share that my Digital Humanities article on digital literacy has been published in the open-access journal Digital Humanities Quarterly (DHQ) in a special

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Hidden Figures of Digital Humanities

Watching the film Hidden Figures reminded me of my research on women in computing and some of the gender issues in the field of Digital Humanities. In

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Flatland: The Movie in Science Fiction Class

The 2007 animated short film Flatland: The Movie featuring the voices of Martin Sheen and Kristen Bell appears to be a popular teaching tool in math

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Shakespeare through Digital Humanities Textual Analysis

I wanted to briefly introduce students to Digital Humanities in an introductory-level Shakespeare course I was helping teach, partly because they might not hear about

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Ethnography Activity for The Left Hand of Darkness

One of the main issues in Ursula K. Le Guin’s novel The Left Hand of Darkness (1969) is ethnography and its limitations. The main character

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Shakespeare in a Mug Teaching Activity

For my first time helping to teach an introductory-level Shakespeare course, I found a good icebreaker activity from Stefanie Jochman on the Teaching Shakespeare Folger

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