Associate Professor, NYU Abu Dhabi

NYU Abu Dhabi DH Meet Up schedule 2018-19

What is the Digital Humanities Meet Up?  It is an informal get together featuring a wide array of topics for those interested in, or just curious about, the digital humanities.  It is co-sponsored by the NYU Abu Dhabi Center for Digital Scholarship and the Division of the Arts and Humanities.   When will it meet?   It will meet […]

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ESU DH 2018 – Linguistic Landscapes of Leipzig

Below is a map of the data collected at two iterations (2017 and 2018) of the “Humanities Data and Mapping Environments” at the European Summer University of Digital Humanities, Leipzig, Germany. The first version of the dataset is published here. Overlays use open data from the city of Leipzig.   Map created with R and […]

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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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