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Report from the Chicago Colloquium on Digital Humanities and Computer Science

How does an invisible system shape the experience of an end user? I found myself pondering this question again and again throughout the 2011 Chicago Colloquium on Digital Humanities and Computer Science, which took place November 20-21. This event is jointly sponsored each year by Northwestern University, Loyola University, University of Chicago, and the Illinois Institute of […]

Remember, remember the fifth of November!

Guy Fawkes Night, or Bonfire Night, deserves special attention in this series of posts as the only contemporary holiday  that commemorates an historical event within the scope of EEBO-TCP: the infamous event known as the Gunpowder Plot, an attempt to assassinate King James I and blow up Parliament, which took place on November 5, 1605. […]