Associate Professor, NYU Abu Dhabi

Digital Humanities NYUAD Year in Review 2017

“What exactly has happened to the study of the humanities in the digital age? To answer this question one need only review the last thirty years and remember how scholarship used to be carried out. In order to find books and articles, we had to look through various catalogs (card, National Union) as well as […]

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Semi-Automated Alignment with iTeal

Semi-Automated Alignment of Text Versions with iteal A half-day tutorial at DH2018, CDMX, Mexico, June 2018 with Stefan Jänicke  @vizcovery David Joseph Wrisley  @djwrisley   Overview   Our half-day tutorial for DH2018 concerns the semi-automated alignment of different witnesses in complex textual traditions, with demonstration of specific use cases, a discussion of the relevance of the […]

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#myDHis messy, or an Ode to Untidy Bricolage

#myDHis messy, or an Ode to Untidy Bricolage DHSI 2017 Institute Panel, Perspectives on DH David Joseph Wrisley  New York University Abu Dhabi  @DJWrisley   messy < mess (n):  Old French mes “portion of food, course at dinner” early 15c “company of persons eating together” 1530s  “communal eating place” (military) 1738 sense of “mixed food,” especially for animals […]

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Twenty Things to Know about #DHIB2017

Twenty Things to Know about #DHIB2017                                                  DHIB 2017 (@DHIBeirut, dhibeirut.wordpress.com) is a moment in my career that I will look back on fondly. I have made a list of twenty things […]

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Abstracts, American University of Paris, March 2017

Abstracts   David Joseph Wrisley djwrisley.com @DJWrisley American University of Paris 16-17 March 2017   Lecture: “Digital Project-Based Scholarship and Pedagogy in the Liberal Arts Institution” Thursday, March 16, 2017, 1530-1700, Combes 102    Watch the lecture here. My talk focuses on the genre of the digital project and its potential for scholarly and pedagogical reflection […]

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