ECDS introduces 2017-2018 digital scholarship fellows

ECDS entrance wide shot

Emory University doctoral candidates in psychology and political science are joining the Emory Center for Digital Scholarship (ECDS) as digital scholarship fellows for the 2017-2018 year. ECDS offers fellowships annually in partnership with the Laney Graduate School. Fellows in the Emory Center for Digital Scholarship (ECDS) (2 fellows—Data Services and Digital Humanities) support projects in digital […]

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ECDS hosts public events in hip hop-inspired digital scholarship

fall 2017 residency

Joycelyn Wilson, an assistant professor at Georgia Tech’s School of Literature, Media, and Communication and an expert in hip hop-inspired humanities research and pedagogy, is offering two public events this September through the Emory Center for Digital Scholarship (ECDS) residency program. Please follow the links below to learn more about these events, both of which […]

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9/7/2017 Event: Digital Publishing in the Humanities

Staff from the Fox Center for Humanistic Inquiry and the Emory Center for Digital Scholarship will give a presentation on Emory’s new Digital Publishing in the Humanities initiative. Funded with support from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, the initiative includes workshops and programs for developing digital and open access book publishing, as well as a subsidy to help offset publication […]

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Visit Atlanta landmark Manuel’s Tavern virtually via digital archive

Manuel's bar

The tangible space and intangible spirit of Manuel’s Tavern can now be experienced virtually on a new website that encapsulates an expertly crafted digital archive of the Atlanta landmark bar’s iconic decor. The website, Unpacking Manuel’s Tavern, presents a searchable database of pictures and newspapers hung on the walls in an accumulative array over time, […]

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GPB reports on ECDS ‘Big City Map’ digital scholarship project

A scene from Big City

The Big City Map website, a project developed by the Emory Center for Digital Scholarship (ECDS), is among the topics in a new interview with Brotherman comic book illustrator Dawud Anyabwile. Listen to the discussion on the August 23, 2017 broadcast of the Georgia Public Broadcasting (GPB) program, On Second Thought: How ‘Brotherman’ forever changed comics. Related ECDS […]

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Emory museum’s digital catalogue puts fiber arts at your fingertips

carlos threads exhibition

An uncommon collection of indigenous American fiber arts can now be found at your fingertips through the digital catalogue created for the Michael C. Carlos Museum’s newly opened exhibition, Threads of Time: Tradition and Change in Indigenous American Textiles. The highly visual website, developed with expertise and funding from the Emory Center for Digital Scholarship […]

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