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Monthly Archives: February 2018

Art of the March

Written on February 17, 2018 at 5:08 pm, by

A Documentary Project Dedicated to the Organizers and Participants of the Boston Women’s March, January 21, 2017 Art of the March is an online archive and interactive presentation of protest signs and posters collected in the aftermath of the historic Boston Women’s March on January 21, 2017. The Art of the March website contains digital  Continue Reading »

Local – Global Transcribe-a-thon Honors History of Black Freedom Struggles on Douglass Day 2018

Written on February 14, 2018 at 10:15 am, by

The NULab, in partnership with the Women Writers Project, Open Access at Snell, and the Digital Scholarship Group will participate in a massive, international online transcribe-a-thon, Wednesday, February 14th, 2018. The working celebration will mark the 200th birthday of self-emancipated African American activist, Frederick Douglass. This effort has been organized by the Colored Convention Project  Continue Reading »

Which Factors Influence How News Is Produced? Research on Structural Problems in Media

Written on February 7, 2018 at 5:20 pm, by

By John Wihbey, Assistant Professor of Journalism and New Media, Northeastern University Note: John Wihbey’s research is partially supported by a grant from the NULab for Texts, Maps, and Networks. The year 2017 will certainly go down as one of more vertiginous, and let’s just say it, outright crazy moments in modern American media history. It was the  Continue Reading »