CDHI Visting Speaker Series: Connie Crompton on Sex and Gender in TEI and RDF

CDHI is pleased to welcome Dr. Connie Crompton as the second guest in our 2022-23 Visiting Speaker Series. Dr. Crompton is a Canada Research Chair in Digital Humanities and an Assistant Professor in the Department of Communication at the University of Ottawa. She is the Vice-President (English) of the Canadian Society for Digital Humanities, Director […]

Old Data, New Data (Winter 2022 CDHI Lightning Lunch Series)

Please join us February 17, 2023 at 12pm for the fourth in our CDHI's Lightning Lunch series of 2022-2023, a conversation on how the digital humanities approaches working with new and old data, including its ethics and the afterlives. Lightning Lunches are short meetings over lunch featuring the work of three scholars on a theme […]

CDHI Visiting Speaker Series: Allie Martin on Black Sonic Life

Allie Martin is an ethnomusicologist and artist from Prince George’s County, Maryland. She is currently an assistant professor at Dartmouth College in the Music Department and the Cluster for Digital Humanities and Social Engagement. She received her BA in Violin Performance and Audio Production from American University, and her MA and PhD from Indiana University […]

Recent Events

Praxis Workshop: Intro to SPARQL with WikiData Query Service

Join us on Monday, January 23 at 2 pm for a CDHI praxis workshop on "Intro to SPARQL with WikiData Query Service." In this workshop you will learn to understand the basics of linked data and how it differs from unstructured and structured data. The workshop will consist of demonstrations, group activities, and interactive exercises […]

Digital Drop-In: Media Engagement

Topic: Media Engagement Guest Experts: Josslyn Johnstone & Sean Bettam (Comms & Media Relations Specialists) Zoom Link:

CDHI Praxis Workshop: Media Training for Humanities Researchers

Join us on November 21, 2022 for the Critical Digital Humanities Initiative’s (CDHI’s) second praxis workshop of the 2022-2023 academic year on “Media Training for Humanities Researchers." This workshop is designed to help humanities researchers understand the benefits of engaging with the media, learn what makes a story a good fit for media coverage, and […]

Digital Pets (Fall 2022 CDHI Lightning Lunch Series)

Please join us on Tuesday, November 15 at 12pm for University of Toronto’s Critical Digital Humanities Initiative’s (CDHI’s) third Lightning Lunch of the 2022-2023 academic year featuring a discussion on “Digital Pets.” Lightning Lunches are short meetings over lunch featuring the work of three scholars on a theme in current critical digital humanities scholarship. Dr. […]

CDHI Visiting Speaker Series: Elaine Treharne on Digital Manuscript Studies

Elaine Treharne is Senior Associate Vice-Provost for Undergraduate Education, Roberta Bowman Denning Professor of Humanities and Professor of English at Stanford University, where she teaches Manuscript and Archival Studies, and Early British Literatures. She co-directs Stanford Manuscript Sciences, and she is currently working on the fourth edition of Old and Middle English: An Anthology (Wiley-Blackwell, 2023) […]

Digital Drop-In: Gephi

Topic: Gephi Guest Expert: Kelly Schultz, Data Visualization Librarian Zoom Link:

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