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Lyrics Project: How to Measure Cultural Change

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The Lyrics Project comes out of McGill’s CiteLab, a group formed by Stéfan Sinclair (Associate Professor, Digital Humanities), Andrew Piper (Associate Professor, German Studies), and Mark Algee-Hewitt (Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow until 2012, currently an Associate Director for Research with the

Casey Wood Collections Project

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Posted in Cultural Archives & Curation, Projects

In its current state, the Casey Wood Collections Project is a blog run by Nick Whitfield (Postdoctoral Fellow, Social Studies of Medicine), Anna Winterbottom (Postdoctoral Fellow with the IOWC), and Anna Dysert (PhD student, Department of History, and liaison librarian

SET: Simulated Environment for Theatre

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Posted in Audio / Visual, Projects, Resources

   SET is an ideal resource to experience a theatrical production in a virtual environment. Either for studying a play, creating a play, or even rehearsing a play, the digital system of SET allows the user to interact simultaneously with

Check Your French Grammar Online with BonPatron

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  BonPatron, the popular online French grammar and spell-checking tool, is the creation of McGill’s Dr. Stéfan Sinclair (Associate Professor of Digital Humanities), and Dr. Terry Nadasdi (University of Alberta). BonPatron is designed as a teaching aid for those looking

Data Mining with Criminal Intent

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  London’s Old Bailey was a courthouse that saw at least 197,000 trials between 1674 and 1913. The records of these trials have been preserved digitally in an archive called The Proceedings of Old Bailey, one of the world’s largest