Join us along with other research and discussion groups at the NYU English Department Working Group Open House! Representatives from NewYorkScapes will be on hand to present upcoming events, share projects in progress, and to sign up new members to
Jo Livingstone, a fifth-year in the English PhD program, will circulate a sample from her dissertation, "Middle English Imperial Romances and Landscape of British Nationalism."
Nicholas Wolf is a research data management librarian at NYU Data Services, affiliated faculty of Glucksman Ireland House, and subject specialist in Irish Studies for NYU Libraries. He received his PhD in history at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and his
Come hear about an ongoing effort to extract over a million entries documenting the New York City's from its historic city directories for public use.
NYWalker is a distributed project that aims to develop a rich database of places mentioned in various novels.
Patrick Egan (Pádraig Aodhgáin) is a Kluge Fellow in Digital Studies and soon-to-be Fulbright scholar at the Library of Congress. A recent Digital Humanities PhD student at University College Cork in Ireland, for four years he worked on archival collections
Rachel M. Ward is a Ph.D. Candidate focusing on media art, artist archives, legacy and technology. She is a Research Associate at Small Data Industries — a media art conservation practice in Brooklyn — as a National Digital Stewardship (NDSR
This project explores the collective REPOhistory’s inaugural project, the Lower Manhattan Sign Project (LMSP). The LMSP was a public installation of temporary, site-specific historical markers consisting of 39 signs in 36 locations by 49 members in 1992. The intent of