Digital Humanities Colloquium

"Of Roman Walls and Lace Shawls, iPads and Interactive Maps: Technologies and Humanities in the Five Colleges"

March 1, 2013 - 11:00 am to 4:30 pm (already occurred)

This event is free and open to the public.

11 a.m. Panel discussion: "What Happens (or Should Happen) at the Intersection of Humanities and Technology?"
Jon Berndt Olsen (History, UMass Amherst)
Caro Pinto (School of Critical Social Inquiry and Technologies Librarian,
Hampshire College)
Karen Remmler (German Studies/Gender Studies, Mount Holyoke College, and
Director of the Five College Women's Studies Research Center)

Noon to 1:30 p.m. Lunch and Panel Discussion: "Student Perspectives and Knowledge"
RSVP to mmuir@fivecolleges.edu if attending lunch.

1:30 p.m. Talk: "2000-Year-Old Walls and 21st-Century Technology: Pompeii and the iPad"
Eric Poehler (Classics, UMass Amherst)

3 to 4:30 p.m. Presentation: "Digital Technologies, New Ways of Learning and Knowing: Five College Projects Currently Under Way"

Contact Info

Marie L. Muir
413-542-4013
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