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NULab/DSG Fall Welcome Event

September 24, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Join the Digital Scholarship Group (Northeastern University Libraries) and the NULab Center for Texts, Maps and Networks (College of Social Sciences and Humanities) for our annual kickoff event! It will be in Room 90 in Snell Library on September 24 from 3 PM to 5 PM with a reception to follow.

The Fall Welcome will feature a keynote speech by Dr. Monica Martinez, Stanley J. Bernstein ’65 P ’02 Assistant Professor of American Studies at Brown University, titled “Lives are not Metadata”. Dr. Martinez is the primary investigator for Mapping Violence, a digital project that documents histories of racial violence in Texas. The keynote will be followed by lighting talks presenting research from the Northeastern community doing digital projects in English, History, Computer Science, Network Science, Journalism, and more.

Attendees will learn about projects and methods in digital scholarship such as text analysis, GIS and mapping, encoding, data visualization and more. Attendees will meet others interested in or practicing digital scholarship from the Northeastern and Boston DH community. View the full program here.

We have limited space, so please RSVP here: https://northeastern.libcal.com/event/4566869

Details

Date:
September 24, 2018
Time:
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Venue

Snell Library (Room 90, Basement)
360 Huntington Ave
Boston, MA 02115 United States
Website:
http://web.northeastern.edu/nulab/

Organizers

NULab: for Texts, Maps, and Networks
Digital Scholarship Group