DHWG Meeting Agenda for October 2012


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DHWG Meeting Agenda for October 2012
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Digital Humanities Working Group Announcements and Agendas
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Acord, Sophia K.
Taylor, Laurie N.
George A. Smathers Libraries
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Gainesville, FL

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University of Florida
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Wednesday, 10 Octo ber 2012 Pugh Hall, 210 Digital Humanities Working Group (DHWG) Meeting DHWG Conveners Sophia K. Acord, Associate Director, Center for the Humanities and the Public Sphere, skacord@ufl.edu Laurie Taylor, Digital Humanities Librarian, UF Libraries, laurien@ufl.edu Summary To begin a discussion, to occur throughout Fall 2012, of archival curation as a scholarly activity, involving collaborations between academic researchers, information scientists, and IT experts. To discuss the opportunities and methods for scholarly editions as digital, curated archives, with reference to projects in different disc iplines. To d iscuss primary source curation needs in different disciplines. Agenda Welcome and Introductions Sign Up Sheet and Digital Humanities L@lists.ufl.edu listserv Upcoming Digital Humanities events (see over) Teaching resources and syllabi: http://ufdc.ufl.edu/digitalhumanities Discussion on reading by Don Waters. 2009. Archives, Edition Making, and the Future of Scholarly Communication ( http://msc.mellon.org/staff papers/EditionMakingPaper ) The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, Working Paper, March 2. o Digital Edition: Digit al Image Archive of Medieval Music ( http://www.diamm.ac.uk/ ) to obtain and archive digital images of European sources of medieval polyphonic music, captured directly from the original document. o Language Archive: Speaking Maya ( http://tsikbalichmaya.org/ ) to help rai se the profile of Yukatek Maya and other indigenous languages in the Western Hemisphere. o Online Exhibition: The Preservation Conversation ( http://exhibits.uflib.ufl.edu/shepard/ ) to explore the conversation that occurred during three histori c preservation projects by Herschel E. Shepard Discussion questions: 1. Why do you use a particular medium to publish ? What would you like to be able to do? 2. What editions or compilations have been essential for your work or your field (e.g., a critical edition of a novel, a library resource collection that you advocated for the libraries to purchase, etc.)? Supporting Teaching and Learning in a Digital Age: Needs and Recommendations from the DHWG o Google Doc : email s kacord@ufl.edu for access. Other thoughts? o SurveyMonkey : http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/ZHWV9BL


UF Resources/Websites for the Digital Humanities Humanities Center: http://www.humanities.ufl.edu/digitalhum.html Lib Guide: http://guides.uflib.ufl.edu/digitalhumanities Upcoming Events in the Digital Humanities 7 November 2012 12:00 1:30 pm Pugh Hall 210 Digital Humanities Working Group Locating the Real in the Virtual ( http://www.humanities.ufl.edu/calendar/20121107 DHWG.html ) 15 November 2012 7:00 pm Ustler Hall Atrium (2nd floor), reception follows Rehumanizing the University Series How Can We Rehumanize the University, Here and Now? ( http://www.humanities.ufl.edu/calendar/20121115 Brighouse.html ) Harry Brighouse (University of Wisconsin Madison) 6 December 2012 2:00 5:00pm Ustler Hall Auditorium Humanities Collaborations / CoLAB Humanities Grant Writing Event 12 December 2012 12:00 1:30 pm Pugh Hall 210 Digital Humanities Working Group Archival Work as Collaborative Activity: The Future of Humanities Curation ( htt p://www.humanities.ufl.edu/calendar/20121205 DHWG.html ) 16 17 February, 2013 University of Central Florida, Orlando THATcamp Florida (The Humanities And Technology camp) 8 10 March, 2013 THATcamp Southeast (The Humanities And Technology camp) 25 April 2013 Smathers (Library East) 1A 2nd Annual UF Digital Humanities Day