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Possibilities for Digital Humanities at Community Colleges

Lisa Spiro posted the slides of her presentation on "Possibilities for Digital Humanities at Community Colleges"  (Digital Scholarship in the Humanities: Exploring the digital humanities, March 30, 2019).

She says that "much of the presentation is built on Dr. Anne McGrail’s work on DH and community colleges."

Centuries of Persian Manuscripts, Now at Your Fingertips

"The Library of Congress has made 155 rare Persian manuscripts, lithographs, and books dating back to the 13th century available online for the first time."

Source: Jonathan Carey, "Centuries of Persian Manuscripts, Now at Your Fingertips," Atlas Obscura, April 2, 2019, https://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/persian-manuscripts-online

Re: The ‘time machine’ reconstructing ancient Venice’s social networks

To learn more about the Venice Time Machine:

Josh Jones, "The Venice Time Machine: 1,000 Years of Venice’s History Gets Digitally Preserved with Artificial Intelligence and Big Data," Open Culture, March 27, 2019, http://www.openculture.com/2019/03/the-venice-time-machine.html

Venice Time Machine