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Newspapers the old-fashioned way [#blogjune 11]

Thanks to all those who read my post yesterday, on skills for digital historians. Today, I want to briefly touch on another aspect of the increasingly digital world. I heard in our meeting yesterday that a history academic asked a room full of students how many had gone to the library and consulted books as […]

Drinking about digital humanities [#blogjune 4]

All the work I’m involved in is collaborative. But day to day, working in a large institution on funded projects, sometimes under-resourced, often working toward tight deadlines, it’s rarely easy to find the time for just catching up with a cross-section of people with similar interests. Attending the recent Digital Humanities Australasia 2014 conference in Perth […]