Browse Southern Spaces journal’s new Educational Resources

Southern Spaces, a peer-reviewed, multimedia, open access journal published by the Emory Center for Digital Scholarship, announces a curated collection of its content called Educational Resources that is especially designed for educators, students, and researchers. The journal’s educational resources section collects articles, videos, reviews, interviews, and digital projects across multiple disciplines. Collections currently available include: African American Art and […]

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Southern Spaces: Video profile of Creek language revivalist Rosemary McCombs Maxey

Creek video

The video profile of a Creek language revivalist trying to keep an indigenous language alive is newly available to watch online on the Southern Spaces website, an open-access, peer-reviewed journal published by the Emory Center for Digital Scholarship (ECDS). The documentary, “Hearing the Call: The Spiritual and Cultural Journey of Rosemary McCombs Maxey,” is the collaborative […]

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Atlanta Studies Symposium tackles region’s future at ECDS event

Atlanta skyline

By Jesse P. Karlsberg Scholars, practitioners, activists, and artists studying Atlanta’s history and present-day challenges will gather for the Atlanta Studies Symposium at Emory University’s Robert W. Woodruff Library on April 20, 2018. The Emory Center for Digital Scholarship (ECDS) is hosting the sixth annual symposium, which brings together a cross-section of the city’s academic […]

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New online portal honors African American WWI soldiers at historic Atlanta cemetery

By Steve Bransford Oakland Cemetery is a microcosm of Atlanta history. Examining the lives of individuals buried at the downtown site provides a window onto the families, institutions, and social forces that have shaped Georgia’s capital since the cemetery opened in 1850. There are some well-known individuals buried at Oakland — author Margaret Mitchell, Mayor […]

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