The Question of Inclusion in the Digital Humanities

www.GWms.me/DHinclusion

A partial and perhaps idiosyncratic collection of links

by George H. Williams

http://Twitter.com/GeorgeOnline

gwilliams@uscupstate.edu

georgehwilliams@gmail.com

Originally created for the 2013 Digital Humanities Symposium at Appalachian State University on April 5, 2013

Last updated on April 5, 2013

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Starting places

Start using Twitter

“How to Start Tweeting (and Why You Might Want To),” by Ryan Cordell

http://chronicle.com/blogs/profhacker/?p=26065

Go to (or organize) a THATCamp meeting

“The ‘Unconference’: Technology Loosens Up the Academic Meeting,” by Jennifer Howard

http://chronicle.com/article/The-Unconference-Technology/65651/

Join DH Questions and Answers

“Announcing Digital Humanities Questions & Answers (@DHAnswers),” by Julie Meloni

http://chronicle.com/blogs/profhacker/?p=26544

Join DH Commons

“DHCommons Launches for All Users,” by Ryan Cordell

http://chronicle.com/blogs/profhacker/?p=38036

Browse Bamboo DiRT

“How to Find the Best Tool for the Job,” by Seth Denbo

http://chronicle.com/blogs/profhacker/?p=47579

Explore DevDH

http://devdh.org

Learn more about Creative Commons licensing

“About” Creative Commons

http://creativecommons.org/about

Tinker with HTML

HTML = language of the web, and learning even just a little about how it works is useful

http://sustainablewebdesign.com/book/resources/

Tinker with WordPress

WordPress is a pretty user-friendly tool for creating web sites.

Start a WordPress.com site, or

Install your own WordPress.org site on your own server

Readings

“Getting Started in the Digital Humanities,” by Lisa Spiro

http://journalofdigitalhumanities.org/?p=140

“Divided and Conquered: How Multivarious Isolation is Suppressing Digital Humanities Scholarship,” by Rebecca Frost Davis and Quinn Dombrowski

http://www.nitle.org/live/files/36-divided-and-conquered

Debates in the Digital Humanities, ed by Matthew K. Gold

http://dhdebates.gc.cuny.edu/debates

Challenging the Digital Humanities

People

Projects