Vision
Vision

The George Washington University Digital Humanities Institute is a hub of research, teaching, and outreach activities around digital and new media. It is founded upon the core belief that the arts and humanities actively transform and are transformed by digital cultures. We seek to increase public engagement with digital humanities projects within and beyond the GW community and greater DC area.

COVID-19
COVID-19

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, all in-person events are currently on hold. We remain a connecting place for local and virtual communities. Please stay tuned for in-person, virtual, and hybrid events starting Fall 2021.

GW English Grad Student D. Gilson Publishes Shakespeare Remix
Graduate Student D. Gilson Published a Mixed-Genre Collection

D. Gilson brought together 150 students, poets, artists, and academics to creatively rewrite all of Shakespeare’s sonnets in this collaborative, multimedia publication. Out of Sequence features works by English professors David McAleavey and Jonathan Hsy, PhD students Maia Gil’Adi, Sam Yates, Patrick Henry, and Dora Danylevich, and an afterword by Prof. Ayanna Thompson.

GW Libraries awarded $500K Mellon grant
GW Libraries awarded $500K Mellon grant

George Washington University Libraries has been awarded a $500,000 collaborative two-year grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to support networked projects in the digital humanities. Congratulations to Columbian College of Arts and Sciences Dean Ben Vinson, Dean of Libraries and Academic Innovation Geneva Henry, and XD@GW Cross-Disciplinary Collaboration Director Diane H. Cline!

Global Shakespeares, Markets, and Archives
Global Shakespeares, Markets, and Archives

Digital archives and the cultural marketplace are changing the ways we think about scholarship and globalization. In this symposium, practitioners and scholars challenge audience members to become more inclusive in their research, pedagogical, and archival practices.

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Join the GW English Department for a screening of the Globe Theatre’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream at 2 pm, Saturday, September 25, 2021.  This …

Moderated by Dr. Susan Aaronson, Director of the Digital Trade and Data Governance Hub, the Public Interest Technology panel will provide snapshots …

The George Washington University in Washington, D.C. joined PIT-UN in 2020, bringing a wealth of public interest technology experience and expertise to …

  TODAY at noon in Phillips 411. CCAS Faculty CAN (Coffee And Networking) event of interest to digital humanists! Faculty Coffee and Networking (Faculty …

GW ScholarSpace provides free, public access, broad visibility, and long-term preservation for the research and scholarly works created by GW’s faculty, staff and …

Open Access in the Disciplines: A Conversation October 6th, 12:00-1:30 pm (Gelman Library, Room 702): Learn how faculty from the sciences and …

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