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The Centre for Digital Humanities (CDH) engages in collaborative research at the critical intersection of the material and the digital, contributing to scholarly and societal knowledge about cultural objects, makers, and users.

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Digital humanities foregrounds the deeply recursive ways in which meaning and interpretation are bound up with materiality, media, and embodied navigation.

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  • Leslie Howsam, Senior Research Fellow at the CDH, will be giving the inaugural Anne Clendinning Memorial Lecture this Thursday evening (March 5) at Nipissing University. The title of her lecture is History Lessons for the Victorian Schoolroom: Writing and Empire, Reading and Print. For more information visit here.
  • Patricio Davila and Dave Colangelo's In the Air, Tonight installation opens Thursday February 5th at 7pm and runs until March 5th. For more information, video, and ways to interact with the project, visit here.
  • Alison Hedley has submitted a 3 minute video about her CDH Personography Project to a SSHRC competition that "challenges postsecondary students to show Canadians how social sciences and humanities research is affecting our lives, our world and our future for the better." The top 25 finalists will be announced on April 1, 2015. For more information about the contest visit The Storytellers