Third Annual Digital Research Exchange (DREx) Symposium keynote

Julia Flanders, a professor of the practice in English, and director of the Digital Scholarship Group at Northeastern University Library, will give the keynote address, entitled Working Spaces as Learning Spaces: Experiential Pedagogy in Digital Humanities. She has served as chair of the Text Encoding Initiative (TEI) Consortium and as president of the Association for Computers and the Humanities. She has taught a wide range of workshops and courses in digital humanities, and has consulted on numerous digital humanities projects. She directs the Women Writers Project, edits the online journal Digital Humanities Quarterly, and is co-editor of the Cambridge Companion to Textual Scholarship. She is currently co-editing a book on data modeling in digital humanities.

Presented by the Hofstra Digital Research Center 

Date: Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Time: 11:10 a.m.-12:20 p.m.

Location: Guthart Cultural Center Theater, Axinn Library

Free and open to the public


This event is free, but advance registraiton is required. Please RSVP here. 


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DREx 2018: "Experiential Pedagogy: Archive and Classroom"

Hofstra’s Digital Research Center (DRC) will hold its annual Digital Research Exchange (DREx), at Hofstra University’s Guthart Cultural Center Theater (Axinn Library) and Mack Hall (University Club), on Wednesday, April 25, 2018, from 11:10 am to 4pm.

DREx is an annual gathering of New York, Tristate, and Long Island digital humanists, archivists, librarians, scholars, and teachers to discuss issues confronting the discipline and to consider opportunities for mutual development and future engagement. Our topic this year is “Digital Education.” Our keynote speaker is Julia Flanders, Director of Digital Scholarship, Northeastern University. 

Following a luncheon for participants and attendees at Hofstra’s Mack Hall, our DREx Symposium will focus on “Experiential Pedagogy: Archive and Classroom.” Our panelists will share ideas and strategies at their respective institutions. They are Alison Booth and Andrew Stauffer, University of Virginia; Wyn Kelley and Kurt Fendt, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; and Ethna Lay and Adam Sills, Hofstra University. John Bryant, Director of Hofstra DRC and Melville Electronic Library, will moderate.

Wednesday, April 25, 2018





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