Associate Professor, NYU Abu Dhabi

#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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On Translating Voyant Tools into Arabic

@DJWrisley and @NajlaJarkas1 Department of English American University of Beirut Voyant Tools is a “web-based reading and analysis environment for digital texts.”  The developers of Voyant, Stéfan Sinclair and Geoffrey Rockwell, reached out to the international digital humanities community this summer to ask for volunteers to translate it into languages other than English.  My colleague […]

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