Associate Professor, NYU Abu Dhabi

Beirut publishes… / وبيروت تطبع

Beirut publishes… / وبيروت تطبع : Digital Spatio-Temporal Narratives of the Lebanese Publishing Industry (1920-present) David Joseph Wrisley American University of Beirut Abstract : Books in Motion Conference (Beirut, May 2016) Initial project site: http://litmap.djwrisley.com/?page_id=2 As the old adage goes, “Cairo writes, Beirut publishes, Baghdad reads.” This paper grows out of a project-based research spatial […]

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How did you make that (digital) literary geography?

How did you make that (digital) literary geography? @DJWrisley American University of Beirut 24 November 2015   At the invitation by IT academic services and the Center for Teaching and Learning at AUB, this short presentation will give an overview of some digital approaches to location-based literary phenomena (sociology of literature, modeling narrative, digital storytelling, map-text relationships, etc). […]

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Exploring the Digital Humanities, American University in Cairo

    “Exploring the Digital Humanities” event Exploring Space-Time Representation in the Digital Humanities Workshop David Joseph Wrisley (AUB) @DJWrisley American University in Cairo 30 September 2015 Download the event flyer here. The workshop/presentation focuses on varieties of locative research and pedagogy.  It will introduce participants to some aspects of a sub-field in the digital […]

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