UF and Digital Library of the Caribbean Receive $231,093 NEH Grant Award for Migration, Mobility, and Sustainability: Caribbean Studies and Digital Humanities Advanced Institute – Laurie N. Taylor, Librarian

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Summary:

"In partnership with the Digital Library of the Caribbean, University of Florida researchers led a collaborative project, which has been awarded $231,093 to host a week-long, in-person workshop and five additional monthly virtual workshops on collaborative Digital Humanities (DH) and Caribbean Studies. The project is entitled Migration, Mobility, and Sustainability: Caribbean Studies and Digital Humanities Advanced Institute. The lead researchers will open a call in October to select participants for the program. Participants will gain DH teaching experience and in-depth knowledge of how to utilize digital collections in teaching. The Institute will provide training in tools, processes, and resources for developing lessons, modules, and/or courses. Twenty-six participants will achieve: 1) acquisition of concrete digital skills and DH approaches for teaching and research utilizing Open Access digital collections; 2) participation in an enhanced community of practice for DH; and, 3) creation of Open Access course and teaching materials that blend DH and Caribbean Studies."

Link:

http://laurientaylor.org/2018/08/08/uf-and-digital-library-of-the-caribbean-receive-231093-neh-grant-award-for-migration-mobility-and-sustainability-caribbean-studies-and-digital-humanities-advanced-institute/

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Date tagged:

08/10/2018, 13:40

Date published:

08/10/2018, 09:40