Research Matters is an informal discussion group that meets on the following Tuesdays* from noon to 12:50 in CoRE where faculty talk with one another about issues related to research.
Faculty are welcome to bring a brown bag lunch but a light lunch will be provided.
No RSVP necessary.
Topics are tentative — if you have ideas for topics you would like to see, please let the Dean for Faculty Development know.
This year our focus will be “Social Justice and the Digital Liberal Arts.”
Social Justice and the Digital Liberal Arts
September 22 What I learned on my Summer vacation: The Digital Humanities Summer Institute
For Resources, click here: https://wiki.wooster.edu/display/teachingmatters/Course+Syllabi+From+DHSI
Wonderful example of electronic literature: http://www.bornmagazine.org/projects/zoology/main.html
October 27 Dr. Angel Nieves, Associate Professor of Africana Studies and Co-Director of the Digital Humanities Initiative, Hamilton College
“Social Justice and Digital Humanities: Methods, Theories and Praxis in Soweto, Johannesburg”
November 24 The Digital Humanities as Social Activism