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* [http://chnm.gmu.edu/ Roy Rosenzweig Center for History and New Media], George Mason U, Virginia, *1994.
 
* [http://chnm.gmu.edu/ Roy Rosenzweig Center for History and New Media], George Mason U, Virginia, *1994.
 
* [http://mith.umd.edu Maryland Institute for Technology in the Humanities], *1999.
 
* [http://mith.umd.edu Maryland Institute for Technology in the Humanities], *1999.
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* [http://web.archive.org/web/20070627163001/http://www.speculativecomputing.org/ Speculative Computing Laboratory] (SpecLab), U Virginia, c2000-03. Ran by [[Johanna Drucker]], Jerome McGann, Bethany Nowviskie, et al. See [[#Drucker2009|Drucker 2009]] and [http://www2.iath.virginia.edu/bpn2f/diss/dissertation.pdf Nowviskie 2004].
 
* [http://www.hastac.org HASTAC] (Humanities, Arts, Science and Technology Alliance and Collaboratory) network, founded in 2002 by Cathy N. Davidson (Duke U) and David Theo Goldberg (U California). Funded by the MacArthur Foundation Digital Media and Learning Competition.
 
* [http://www.hastac.org HASTAC] (Humanities, Arts, Science and Technology Alliance and Collaboratory) network, founded in 2002 by Cathy N. Davidson (Duke U) and David Theo Goldberg (U California). Funded by the MacArthur Foundation Digital Media and Learning Competition.
 
* [http://www.neh.gov/divisions/odh Office of Digital Humanities], *2006. Before 2008 the Digital Humanities Initiative. Launched by the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH).
 
* [http://www.neh.gov/divisions/odh Office of Digital Humanities], *2006. Before 2008 the Digital Humanities Initiative. Launched by the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH).
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* Susan Schreibman, John Unsworth, Ray Siemens (eds.), [http://www.digitalhumanities.org/companion ''A Companion to Digital Humanities''], Oxford: Blackwell, 2004; new ed. as ''A New Companion to Digital Humanities'', Oxford: Blackwell, (forthcoming 2015).
 
* Susan Schreibman, John Unsworth, Ray Siemens (eds.), [http://www.digitalhumanities.org/companion ''A Companion to Digital Humanities''], Oxford: Blackwell, 2004; new ed. as ''A New Companion to Digital Humanities'', Oxford: Blackwell, (forthcoming 2015).
 
* Willard McCarty, ''[http://gen.lib.rus.ec/book/index.php?md5=36C99082DEB4FBE1240A85883BF2F0DA Humanities Computing]'', Palgrave Macmillan, 2005; new ed., rev., 2014. [http://www.palgrave.com/page/detail/humanities-computing-willard-mccarty/?K=9781403935045] Review: [http://www.digitalhumanities.org/dhq/vol/1/1/000001/000001.html Drucker] (2007).
 
* Willard McCarty, ''[http://gen.lib.rus.ec/book/index.php?md5=36C99082DEB4FBE1240A85883BF2F0DA Humanities Computing]'', Palgrave Macmillan, 2005; new ed., rev., 2014. [http://www.palgrave.com/page/detail/humanities-computing-willard-mccarty/?K=9781403935045] Review: [http://www.digitalhumanities.org/dhq/vol/1/1/000001/000001.html Drucker] (2007).
* Johanna Drucker, ''[http://monoskop.org/log/?p=562 SpecLab: Digital Aesthetics and Projects in Speculative Computing]'', University of Chicago Press, 2009, 264 pp.
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* {{a|Drucker2009}} Johanna Drucker, ''[http://monoskop.org/log/?p=562 SpecLab: Digital Aesthetics and Projects in Speculative Computing]'', University of Chicago Press, 2009, 264 pp.
 
* Marilyn Deegan, Kathryn Sutherland (eds.), ''[http://monoskop.org/log/?p=640 Text Editing, Print and the Digital World]'', Ashgate, 2009, 205 pp.
 
* Marilyn Deegan, Kathryn Sutherland (eds.), ''[http://monoskop.org/log/?p=640 Text Editing, Print and the Digital World]'', Ashgate, 2009, 205 pp.
 
* Stephen Ramsay, ''[http://monoskop.org/log/?p=7119 Reading Machines: Toward an Algorithmic Criticism]'', University of Illinois Press, 2011, 98 pp.
 
* Stephen Ramsay, ''[http://monoskop.org/log/?p=7119 Reading Machines: Toward an Algorithmic Criticism]'', University of Illinois Press, 2011, 98 pp.
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===Selected book chapters, articles, talks and interviews===
 
===Selected book chapters, articles, talks and interviews===
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====History of the field====
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* Willard McCarty, [http://www.mccarty.org.uk/essays/McCarty,%20Humanities%20computing.pdf "Humanities Computing"], in ''Encyclopedia of Library and Information Science'', 2nd ed., eds. Marcia J. Bates and Mary Niles Maack, New York: M. Dekker, 2003, pp 1224-1235.
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* Susan Hockey, [http://www.digitalhumanities.org/companion/view?docId=blackwell/9781405103213/9781405103213.xml&chunk.id=ss1-2-1&toc.depth=1&toc.id=ss1-2-1&brand=default "The History of Humanities Computing"], in ''A Companion to Digital Humanities'', eds. Schreibman, Unsworth, and Siemens, Blackwell, 2004.
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* Patrik Svensson, [http://digitalhumanities.org/dhq/vol/3/3/000065/000065.html "Humanities computing as digital humanities"], ''Digital Humanities Quarterly'' 3:3 (2009). Analysis of humanities computing as a field prior and contemporarenous to the digital humanities.
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* Sean Gouglas, et al., [http://www.digitalstudies.org/ojs/index.php/digital_studies/article/view/214/290 "Before the Beginning: The Formation of Humanities Computing as a Discipline in Canada"], ''Digital Studies'' 3:1 (2012).
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* Joris van Zundert, Karina van Dalen-Oskam, [http://www.hsozkult.de/hfn/debate/id/diskussionen-2396 "Digital Humanities in the Netherlands"], ''H-Soz-Kult'', 28 Oct 2014. [http://devergetenwetenschappen.blogspot.com/2014/10/the-history-of-digital-humanities.html]
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====Reflections and surveys of the field====
 
====Reflections and surveys of the field====
 
* Roberto A. Busa, [http://nora.lis.uiuc.edu:3030/companion/view?docId=blackwell/9781405103213/9781405103213.xml&chunk.id=ss1-1-2&toc.depth=1&toc.id=ss1-1-2&brand=9781405103213_brand "Foreword: Perspectives on the Digital Humanities"], in ''A Companion to Digital Humanities'', eds. Susan Schreibman, Ray Siemens and John Unsworth, Oxford: Blackwell, 2004, pp xvi-xxi. Busa is often cited as the pioneer of both humanities computing and digital humanities; his work dates back to the late 1940s: "During the World War II, between 1941 and 1946, I began to look for machines for the automation of the linguistic analysis of written texts. I found them, in 1949, at IBM in New York City."
 
* Roberto A. Busa, [http://nora.lis.uiuc.edu:3030/companion/view?docId=blackwell/9781405103213/9781405103213.xml&chunk.id=ss1-1-2&toc.depth=1&toc.id=ss1-1-2&brand=9781405103213_brand "Foreword: Perspectives on the Digital Humanities"], in ''A Companion to Digital Humanities'', eds. Susan Schreibman, Ray Siemens and John Unsworth, Oxford: Blackwell, 2004, pp xvi-xxi. Busa is often cited as the pioneer of both humanities computing and digital humanities; his work dates back to the late 1940s: "During the World War II, between 1941 and 1946, I began to look for machines for the automation of the linguistic analysis of written texts. I found them, in 1949, at IBM in New York City."
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* Gary Hall, [http://www.garyhall.info/journal/2011/1/12/on-the-limits-of-openness-v-there-are-no-digital-humanities.html "On the limits of openness V: there are no digital humanities"], in ''Media Gifts'', 2011; later as [http://dhdebates.gc.cuny.edu/debates/text/21 "There Are No Digital Humanities"], in ''Debates in the Digital Humanities'', ed. Matthew Gold, Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2012.
 
* Gary Hall, [http://www.garyhall.info/journal/2011/1/12/on-the-limits-of-openness-v-there-are-no-digital-humanities.html "On the limits of openness V: there are no digital humanities"], in ''Media Gifts'', 2011; later as [http://dhdebates.gc.cuny.edu/debates/text/21 "There Are No Digital Humanities"], in ''Debates in the Digital Humanities'', ed. Matthew Gold, Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2012.
 
* Wendy Hui Kyong Chun, [http://www.c21uwm.com/2013/01/09/the-dark-side-of-the-digital-humanities-part-1/ "The Dark Side of the Digital Humanities"], January 2013. A talk given on 4 January 2013.
 
* Wendy Hui Kyong Chun, [http://www.c21uwm.com/2013/01/09/the-dark-side-of-the-digital-humanities-part-1/ "The Dark Side of the Digital Humanities"], January 2013. A talk given on 4 January 2013.
 
====History of the field====
 
* Willard McCarty, [http://www.mccarty.org.uk/essays/McCarty,%20Humanities%20computing.pdf "Humanities Computing"], in ''Encyclopedia of Library and Information Science'', 2nd ed., eds. Marcia J. Bates and Mary Niles Maack, New York: M. Dekker, 2003, pp 1224-1235.
 
* Susan Hockey, [http://www.digitalhumanities.org/companion/view?docId=blackwell/9781405103213/9781405103213.xml&chunk.id=ss1-2-1&toc.depth=1&toc.id=ss1-2-1&brand=default "The History of Humanities Computing"], in ''A Companion to Digital Humanities'', eds. Schreibman, Unsworth, and Siemens, Blackwell, 2004.
 
* Patrik Svensson, [http://digitalhumanities.org/dhq/vol/3/3/000065/000065.html "Humanities computing as digital humanities"], ''Digital Humanities Quarterly'' 3:3 (2009). Analysis of humanities computing as a field prior and contemporarenous to the digital humanities.
 
* Sean Gouglas, et al., [http://www.digitalstudies.org/ojs/index.php/digital_studies/article/view/214/290 "Before the Beginning: The Formation of Humanities Computing as a Discipline in Canada"], ''Digital Studies'' 3:1 (2012).
 
* Joris van Zundert, Karina van Dalen-Oskam, [http://www.hsozkult.de/hfn/debate/id/diskussionen-2396 "Digital Humanities in the Netherlands"], ''H-Soz-Kult'', 28 Oct 2014. [http://devergetenwetenschappen.blogspot.com/2014/10/the-history-of-digital-humanities.html]
 
  
 
===Early reports, conference proceedings and guidelines (1960s-1990s)===
 
===Early reports, conference proceedings and guidelines (1960s-1990s)===

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Associated notions: humanities computing, cultural analytics, humanities 2.0.

Scholars

Events

Recurrent

One-off

Institutions, centres, labs, associations

Global

Europe

North America

Asia, Australia

Mailing lists

  • Ansaxnet, the oldest electronic discussion list for the humanities. Founded by Patrick Conner in 1986.
  • Humanist. Started in May 1987 following the ICCH conference in Columbia, South Carolina. Founding editor Willard McCarty. Publication of ADHO and the Office for Humanities Communication (OHC), and an affiliated publication of the American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS). Welcoming message. Search.

Literature

Journals

  • Computer and the Humanities, *1966. Founding editor Joseph Raben. The official journal of ACH. From the start invested in computing in the fields such as literary theory, musicology, or art history. Renamed Language Resources and Evaluation in 2005 by the time it diverged away from humanities computing.
  • LLC: The Journal of Digital Scholarship in the Humanities, quarterly, *1986. Formerly Literary and Linguistic Computing. OA option for authors. The main print publication of ALLC. Published by Oxford University Press. Edited by Edward Vanhoutte.
  • Southern Spaces, *2004. OA. Published by the Emory University Libraries, ed. Allen Tullos.
  • Digital Medievalist. First issue in 2005. OA. Hosted at the University of Lethbridge, Canada, ed. Malte Rehbein.
  • Digital Humanities Quarterly (DHQ), *2007. OA. Published by ADHO, ed. Julia Flanders, Brown U.
  • Digital Studies / Le champ numérique, First volume in 2009. Published by CSDH/SCHN, in partnership with ADHO. Rptd. issues, 1992-2008.
  • Journal of Digital Humanities, *2011. OA. Initiated by the PressForward project, produced by the Roy Rosenzweig Center for History and New Media. Ed. Daniel J. Cohen (2012-13), currently Lisa M. Rhody, Joan Fragaszy Troyano and Stephanie Westcott.

Textbooks

Monographs

Book series

Special issues of journals

Selected book chapters, articles, talks and interviews

History of the field

Reflections and surveys of the field

Early reports, conference proceedings and guidelines (1960s-1990s)

  • Almanacco Letterario Bompiani: "Elettronica e letteratura", ed. Sergio Morando, Milan: Bompiani, 1961, pp 87-188. (Italian)
  • Jess Bessinger, Stephen Parrish (eds.), Literary Data Processing Conference Proceedings, 1965. From 1964 conference held at Yorktown Heights. Papers discuss questions in encoding manuscript material and in automated sorting for concordances where both variant spellings and the lack of lemmatization are noted as serious impediments.
  • R.A. Wisbey (ed.), The Computer in Literary and Linguistic Research, Cambridge University Press, 1971, 309 pp. Proceedings from a conference organised by Roy Wisbey and Michael Farringdon at the University of Cambridge in March 1970. Papers deal with the issues such as input, output, programming, lexicography, textual editing, language teaching, and stylistics.
  • S. Lusignan, J. S. North (eds.), Computing in the Humanities: Proceedings of the Third International Conference on Computing in the Humanities, Waterloo, Ontario: University of Waterloo Press, 1977.
  • Roberto Busa, "The Annals of Humanities Computing: The Index Thomisticus", Computers and the Humanities 14 (1980), pp 83-90.
  • Ian Lancashire, Willard McCarty (eds.), Humanities Computing Yearbook, 2 vols., Oxford University Press, 1988-90, 408+720 pp. Bibliography of projects, software, and publications.
  • Text Encoding Initiative, Guidelines for Electronic Text Encoding and Interchange, 1994. The first systematic attempt to categorize and define all the features within humanities texts that might interest scholars.
  • David Bearman (ed.), Research Agenda for Networked Cultural Heritage, Santa Monica, CA: Getty Art History Information Program, 1996.

Resources

Related

Spatial humanities, Digital geography, Spatial history, Interdisciplinary humanities, Multimodal publishing, Procedural humanities, Computational humanities.

See also

Software studies, Digital libraries, Classics

Links


Humanities

Fields and theories: Classics, Art history, History of architecture, Anthropology, Semiotics, Philosophy of technology, Marxist aesthetics, Design research, Humanities computing, Structuralism, Poststructuralism, Mediology, Media archaeology, Cyberfeminism, Cultural techniques, Neuroaesthetics, Posthumanities, Sensory ethnography, Media ecology, Digital humanities, Software studies, Modern periodical studies, Accelerationism.
Concepts: Faktura, Ostranenie, Biomechanics, Commons, Postmedia, Evil media.
Related theories: Systems theory, Information theory, Cybernetics.
Writers.