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March 30 Lightning Lunch – EH/DH: Energy Humanities and the Digital Turn

Join the DHN as we conclude our winter 2021 Lightning Lunch series! With a focus on the intersection of energy and digital humanities, this lunch will explore how energy humanists have integrated the study of new media and digital technologies into analysis of infrastructure and the environment. We are delighted to host Anne Pasek (Trent … Read More

DHN Winter Lightning Lunch Series, 2021

University of Toronto Digital Humanities Network Winter Lightning Lunch Series, 2021   Digital Literary Archives Tuesday, 26 January, 2021 12:00pm – 1:30pm   Welcome to a new year and new semester! To start off our winter programing, join the DHN for the first Lightning Lunch on Digital Literary Archives. Claire Battershill (University of Toronto), Michelle … Read More

February 23 Lightning Lunch – Network Analysis

Our second lunch in the Winter 2021 Lightning Lunch series explores network analysis through art, religion, and the development of civilizations in the Mediterranean. Art historian Carl Knappett (University of Toronto), historian Irad Malkin (Tel Aviv University), and religious scholar John Kloppenborg (University of Toronto) describe their work excavating the development of trade, knowledge, and … Read More

January 26 Lightning Lunch – Digital Literary Archives

Welcome to a new year and new semester! To start off our winter programing, join the DHN for the first Lightning Lunch on Digital Literary Archives. Claire Battershill (University of Toronto), Michelle Levy (Simon Fraser University), and Lawrence Evalyn (University of Toronto) gather to discuss the intersection of literature, print history, and digital archives. Jennifer … Read More

Trans Collections Guide Launch, December 3, 2020

The LGBTQ Oral History Digital Collaboratory and The ArQuives: Canada’s LGBTQ2+ Archive celebrates the launch of the ArQuives’s Trans Collections Guide. This roundtable discusses the trans holdings of the ArQuives and the histories and futures of trans archival practices. To access a PDF of the Collections Guide, please click here. The event takes place December … Read More

October 27 Lightning Lunch – Indigenous Data Studies

In the second installation of this year’s DHN Lightning Lunches, Jennifer Wemigwans (Leadership, Higher and Adult Education), Karyn Recollet (Women and Gender Studies Institute), and David Gaertner (First Nations and Indigenous Studies at UBC), speak on their work in Indigenous Knowledge Education, performance in urban indigenous land relations, and cyberspace in/as a space for storytelling. The event will take … Read More

November 9 Lightning Lunch – Trending the Future: Marketing, Influencers, and Trend Forecasting

Join us for a jointly-hosted Lightning Lunch between the Digital Humanities Network and the McLuhan Center for Culture and Technology. Presenters Devon Powers (Temple University), Sophie Bishop (Kings College London), and Dan Guadagnolo (University of Toronto) gather to discuss their research in critical marketing studies. Beth Coleman (University of Toronto) serves as moderator. The event will take place from 1pm to 2pm EST November 9, … Read More

November 24 Lightning Lunch – Archiving Black History and Culture

Our final lunch of the semester features Afrosonic scholar and Hip Hop archivist Mark Campbell (Arts, Culture, and Media), art and curation researcher Andrea Fatona (Art at OCAD), and performance studies, identity, and citizenship scholar Kristin Moriah (English Language and Literature at Queen’s University). Tamara Walker will serve as moderator. The event will take place from 12pm to 1:30pm EST on November … Read More

DHN Fall Lightning Lunch Series, 2020

University of Toronto Digital Humanities Network Fall Lightning Lunch Series, 2020 Programming for the fall Digital Humanities Network (DHN) Lightning Lunch series has been completed! Please join us on the last Tuesday of each month for stimulating conversations on data analysis, curation, and presentation for academic and public audiences.   Disaster, Community, and Preparedness Tuesday, … Read More