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Advocates for Disability Rights: Building the Texas Disability History Collection
Presentation for the 2017 Digital Frontiers Conference. This presentation provides an overview of the University of Texas at Arlington Libraries' Texas Disability History Collection.
All the News That's Fit to Mine: Text Mining and Topic Modeling Newspaper Usage in Scholarly Literature
Presentation for the 2017 Digital Frontiers Conference. This presentation discusses the use of the JSTOR Data for Research (DfR) tool to examine the occurrence of newspapers in scholarly literature and analyze the disciplines and key terms associated with journal articles that use newspapers in their research.
Austin Fanzine Project: An Overview
Presentation for the 2013 Digital Frontiers Annual Conference. This presentation discusses the Austin Fanzine Project, an institutional-independent project intended to improve access to the documents of a recently-historical subculture -- the Austin, Texas underground music scene of the 1990s. The project has also blossomed into a sandbox for creative experimentation with digital archives and digital humanities methods and tools.
Better Practices for Making a Digital Monograph
Presentation for the 2017 Digital Frontiers Conference. This presentation discusses the practical work of digital scholarship and the considerations necessary for scholars interested in composing or evaluating digital scholarship.
Beyond Puppy Pics: Social Media at the LBJ Library
Presentation for the 2013 Digital Frontiers Annual Conference. In this presentation, the author discusses social media at the Lyndon Baines Johnson (LBJ) Presidential Library and Museum.
Birds of a Feather Session
Presentation of speakers and topics in a birds of a feather session for the 2013 Digital Frontiers Annual Conference. Topics include: Testing the research usability of finding aids and metadata of primary resources, exploring data curation across disciplines using Google books for academic research, digital collection usage, teaching humanities digitally, and internet politics.
Breakdowns in Machine Reading: Attempting to De-privilege Modern English Print with the Power of Supercomputing and the DH Dashboard
Presentation for the 2017 Digital Frontiers Conference. This presentation is part of a panel addressing the constructive limitations of decolonializing DH by reflecting on the "Reading the First Books" project currently underway at the University of Texas at Austin. This presentation speaks to the project's technical breakdowns in machine reading.
Collaboration, Creativity and Collections: Historical Preservation for Alabama Communities.
Presentation for the 2017 Digital Frontiers Conference. This presentation discusses two traveling postcard exhibits, physical and digital, created by Troy University Libraries and Troy University's International Center for Collaboration and Creativity (iC3).
The Cross-Search and Context Utility: Contextualizing Digital Content and Associated Encoded Archival Description Finding Aid Metadata in the Northwest
Presentation for the 2013 Digital Frontiers Annual Conference. In this presentation, the author discusses usability issues relating to digital content and online finding aids.
Design/ed/ing Contexts for Digital Humanities Publishing
Presentation for the 2013 Digital Frontiers Annual Conference. In this presentation, the author discusses elements of good design for digital humanities publishing.
Digital Archives: Where is the community in History?
Presentation for the 2012 Digital Frontiers Conference. In this presentation, the author discusses digital archives and looks at the history community's presence in digital archives.
Digital Evolution: Innovative Survival
Presentation for the 2013 Digital Frontiers Annual Conference. In this presentation, the authors discuss digitization methodologies, skills, and economic factors relating to the Oklahoma Historical Society.
Digital Rights, Media and Practice: The Right to Bear Arms in the Information Age
Presentation for the 2012 Digital Frontiers Conference. The author discusses digital rights, media and practice and reviews issues pertaining to image making in the public sphere, mobile technologies, and the rights of individuals in an era of increased governmental surveillance.
Emotional Labor in the Digital Humanities
Seminar for the 2017 Digital Frontiers Conference. This seminar examines emotional labor as an integral component in the work of digital humanists, and as a means to develop professional relationships and scholarly partnerships that are more productive, equitable, and meaningful.
The Handbook of Texas: Past and Future
Presentation for the 2012 Digital Frontiers Conference. The central challenge before the Texas State Historical Association (TSHA) is to seize the unprecedented opportunities of the 'Handbook of Texas' in the digital age in order to reshape how history will be accessed, disseminated, understood, and preserved in the twenty-first century. This presentation describes how the TSHA is facing the challenges along with its plans to realize the opportunities.
Historical Asset Survey for Collin County Texas
Presentation for the 2013 Digital Frontiers Annual Conference. In this presentation, the authors discuss a historical asset survey for Collin County, Texas.
If We Are Doing It in New Jersey, You Can Do It in Your State!
Presentation for the 2012 Digital Frontiers Conference. This presentation discusses Kean University's approach to creating digital collections by tapping into local resources.
The Impact of Digitizing Resources: Content Partner and User Perspectives
Presentation for the 2012 Digital Frontiers Conference. This presentation discusses research to measure the impact of digital assets in The Portal to Texas History.
The Impact of Open Access in Scholarly Communications: Stakeholders Perspectives
Panel presentation for the 2013 Digital Frontiers Annual Conference. In this presentation, the panelists discuss the impact of open access on scholarly communications with perspectives from five different stakeholders.
In Search of Charles B. Ward [Presentation]
Presentation for the 2014 Digital Frontiers Annual Conference. This presentation discusses Charles B. Ward (1864-1917) and includes a biography and further implications for biography and musical reception history through resources originally created with different purposes in mind.
Increasing the Awareness of the Natchez Trace Collection
Presentation for the 2013 Digital Frontiers Annual Conference. In this presentation, the authors discuss the goals, processes, exhibitions, concerns, and difficulties of the Natchez Trace Collection at the Dolph Briscoe Center for American History.
[Keynote] Counting the Dead: Consent, Quantum Media, & How We Come to Matter
Keynote presentation for the 2017 Digital Frontiers Conference. This presentation discusses how the practice of counting the dead is deeply entangled with the long histories the paperwork and media technologies used to certify and regulate the lives of U.S. citizens and expresses and shapes how the nation-state values different lives and bodies.
Keywords American, Art, Museum: Our America: The Latino Presence in American Art
Presentation for the 2017 Digital Frontiers Conference. This presentation discusses the Smithsonian American Art Museum's exhibition Our America: The Latino Presence in American Art, and the museum's promotional search engine optimization practices.
Microdata for Dallas County Historical and Genealogical Cemetery Data
Presentation for the 2013 Digital Frontiers Annual Conference. In this presentation, the author explains microdata, how it is used, its significance, and uses for the Dallas County Historical and Genealogical Cemetery data.
No, You Still Can’t Come to the Cookout: Blurred Lines of Race Humor in Digital Media
Presentation for the 2017 Digital Frontiers Conference. This presentation examines the circulation of racist humor within the Internet, one that continues offline patterns of racist expressions.
Preserving the Archival Histories of Space Flight
Presentation for the 2017 Digital Frontiers Conference. This presentation discusses the data management strategies and practices for building an archive for space history.
Preserving the Image of Fandom: The Sandy Hereld Memorial Digitized Media Fanzine Collection at Texas A & M University
Presentation for the 2013 Digital Frontiers Annual Conference. In this presentation, the author discusses the content and issues of the Sandy Hereld Memorial Digitized Media Fanzine Collection at Texas A & M University.
Race Conditions: Object-Oriented Programming Methodologies and Perpetrator-Oriented Racism
Presentation for the 2017 Digital Frontiers Conference. This presentation describes how the transition from procedural to object-oriented programming mirrors the Supreme Court's shift from a victim-oriented to a perpetrator-oriented perspective of racism.
Re-embodying Data: Encountering the "forgotten pandemic" of 1918
Presentation for the 2017 Digital Frontiers Conference. This presentation discusses an installation to "re-embody" pandemic data, including the technologies, methods, and data used to construct the encounter.
The Significance of the Frontier in Digital Scholarship
Keynote speaker presentation for the 2013 Digital Frontiers Annual Conference. In this presentation, the author discusses the frontier as a process and an opportunity in digital scholarship.
Social Media and User Engagement @BU Digital Collections
Presentation for the 2013 Digital Frontiers Annual Conference. The presenter discusses the Baylor University Libraries digital collections, some of their challenges, and the social media that they chose to help engage users with their digital collections.
Social Media on Schedule
Presentation for the 2013 Digital Frontiers Annual Conference. In this presentation, the author discusses scheduled social media updates at the Texas Archive of the Moving Image.
Towards a Groszian Understanding of Bodies in Videogames
Presentation for the 2017 Digital Frontiers Conference. This presentation discusses how feminist media scholar Elizabeth Grosz's extensive vocabulary on bodies can be used to reconstitute how bodies are perceived and created in modern triple-A videogame production.
What We're Talking About When We're Talking About Sound
Presentation for the 2013 Digital Frontiers Annual Conference. In this presentation, the author introduces High Performance Sound Technologies in Access and Scholarship (HiPSTAS) and looks at current sound and text technologies.