Sussex Humanities Lab

Events

All SHL events are held in the Digital Humanities Lab, Silverstone Building, and are open to all, unless stated otherwise.

 

Workshop 1: Processing and Cleaning Data

Wednesday 18 October from 16:00 until 18:00
Digital Humanities Lab - Silverstone Building (Second Floor)
Sussex Humanities Lab Digital Methods Open Workshop Series
Ben Jackson

This workshop will present techniques for preparing text data for use with text analysis and visualisation tools.


DIY Academic Archiving: Learning from Community Archives

Monday 23 October from 15:00 until 17:00
Digital Humanities Lab, Second Floor, Silverstone Building
Sussex Humanities Lab seminar series
Niamh Moore

This paper focuses on the creation of an open online archive of qualitative research data, drawing inspiration from community archiving.


Workshop 2: Custom Data Visualisation

Wednesday 25 October from 16:00 until 18:00
Digital Humanities Lab - Silverstone Building (Second Floor)
Sussex Humanities Lab Digital Methods Open Workshop Series
Alex Butterworth

The language of data visualisation is becoming increasingly familiar and its methods ever more accessible to humanities researchers.


Workshop 3: Data Representation and Data Modelling

Wednesday 8 November from 16:00 until 18:00
Digital Humanities Lab - Silverstone Building (Second Floor)
Sussex Humanities Lab Digital Methods Open Workshop Series
Sharon Webb

This workshop will introduce the theory of data modelling and the process by which we translate 'objects', or real world entities, into 'data'.


The Tendency of Utopia to Disappoint: Digital technologies and Future Hopes

Wednesday 29 November from 18:30 until 20:00
Fulton A, Fulton Building, Refectory Rd, Falmer, Brighton BN1
Professorial Lecture
Caroline Bassett, Professor of Media Communications

This lecture explores the connections between digital media technologies and future hopes.