Blog Archives

Costuming in the Digital Age

Tagged with: , , ,
Posted in Past Projects, Projects, Visualization

  Upon begin asked, Catherine Bradley, McGill’s Resident Costume Designer and Wardrobe Manager, noted that the beginning of her project was rooted in the practical challenges facing modern costume design.

A New Way of Seeing Text: Voyant Tools

Tagged with: , , ,
Posted in Knowledge Environments, Projects, Research, Texts & Languages, Tools Research, Visualization

     When asked the dreaded question “summarize your tool in…”, Dr. Stéfan Sinclair cheerfully obliged with the following: “Voyant is a web-based digital text reading environment that is ideally suited for humanities scholars to experiment with text analysis methodologies.”

Databases for Digital Humanists – Workshop Highlights

Tagged with: , ,
Posted in Events, Seminars

Databases are integral to many digital humanities projects. Designing an effective database requires familiarity with the functions and various scripting options for each component of the architecture – but this, of course, is only half of the battle. Functions, scripts,