Day of DH (Day of Digital Humanities) 2021 is this week! This year’s virtual event is on Thursday, April 29 and the theme is multilingual DH. Don’t forget to follow @dayofdh on Twitter for updates, and be sure to use #dayofDH2021. New this year, you can also use the hashtag to share photos and videos… Read more »
Author: Parker Mathias I was moved to do this project by backlash I had seen in regards to the concept of ‘digital blackface’ after the publishing of the Teen Vogue article about it, by Laura Michele Jackson, in August of 2017. I thought my circle of friends were fairly accepting and open-minded, but mostly balked… Read more »
Author: Meredith Rice I created a video of my photo-voice presentation from my capstone course, narrating the relationship between a minority movement and an outside group (namely white reactions in the face of black advocacy or success).
Author: Kristen Adair “You can’t capture the true essence of a human with just one picture”- This quote by the interviewed man was really fitting for this topic. This man was the creator of the social media movement that challenged the media! The wrong image can paint an untrue picture about someone. The first picture… Read more »
Author: Luz Cantu This video goes over how racial categories are very divided and it can be considered offensive to some people. This is important because it discusses the differences between different races and how people feel underrepresented when their race isn’t listed in the category.
Author: Taylor Trevino I adapted a class presentation to make this ‘video blog’ about cybertypes and how they affect politics and daily life. This is based on Lisa Nakamura’s book “Cybertypes: Race, Ethnicity, and Identity on the Internet” and current events affecting minorities such as immigration policy, police brutality, and the Black Lives Matter movement…. Read more »
Author: Kelly Taiclet Today I will be sharing a short animation I made for my capstone course and the UNT Digital Humanities event. In my capstone course, we are talking about race and the media – how the two are connected and how they effect each other. This animation is about racism in the American… Read more »