When will an algorithm identify a sleeping lion as an emblem of a vigilant ruler?

Hans Brandhorst 17 Dec 2020 | 14:00-15:00 Online Lecture | Registrations welcome under following email address: vanessa.napolitano@ext.uni.lu Systematic iconography which transforms the raw data of our observations into information, is a labour-intensive task. To interpret the content of pictures is a fascinating intellectual game, but producing words for our observations is a costly process.As with … Continued

Creating and Visualizing Datasets to Interpret American Religious History

Guest Lecture in the frame of DTU-DHH Master Class “Digital History and Hermeneutics” 24 June 2020 | 14:00-15:00 | Online-Lecture and Discussion   Speaker: Lincoln Mullen, Department of History and Art History, Roy Rosenzweig Center for History and New Media, George Mason University Lincoln Mullen is a historian of American religion and the nineteenth-century United … Continued

Does Blogging Make You a Better Academic? Writing Practices in Scholarly Blogs in the Humanities

Guest Lecture in the frame of DTU-DHH Master Class “Digital History and Hermeneutics” 25 June 2020 | 14:00-15:00 | Online-Lecture and Discussion Speaker: Dr. Mareike König, German Historical Institute Paris Mareike König is head of the Digital Humanities department and the library of the German Historical Institute in Paris. She is also project manager of … Continued

Mining ethnicity: Discourse-driven topic modelling (DDTM) of immigrant discourses in the United States, 1898-1920

DTU-Seminar conducted by Lorella Viola (DHARPA, C²DH) 27 May 2020 | 14:-15:00 | Webex-Platform If you want to participate, please send an email to vanessa.napolitano@ext.uni.lu in order to get the Webex-link. Topic modelling (TM) is a computational, statistical method to discover patterns and topics in large collections of (unstructured) text (e.g., emails, book chapters, newspapers’ … Continued

Experiencing Art Booklet by Christopher Morse

The Experiencing Art booklet is an introduction to the doctoral research of Christopher Morse and a guidebook for user experience (UX) design in the context of museums. It provides information about the UX design process and connects different methods for learning about visitor needs and experiences to real-life use cases within museum environments. In addition, … Continued