Upcoming Events

Mapping the Text Conference 2018
Proposals for papers and panels are now being accepted for “Mapping the Text,” conference occurring at New York University as part of the NewYorkScapes Culture Mapping series on Saturday, 21 April 2018.

Past Events

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
Culture Mapping @ NYU
How might digital technologies help enable new ways of conceptualizing history, visualizing place, and mapping culture? NewYorkScapes presents a one-day symposium on the use of digital tools in the study of urban cultures. A series of panels, workshops, and project
Please join the NewYorkScapes working group at NYU for an informal happy hour to share ideas for the group's events and activities for the coming year.
The Urban Space Reading Group will be meeting with David Kishik to discuss his new book, The Manhattan Project: A Theory of a City.
This workshop featuring the development firm Collective Access will explore how software tools can efficiently support project-based learning.
The Urban Space Reading Group will be discussing David Harvey's "Urbanization and Urban Planning in Capitalist Society."
Laura Fisher of Ryerson University in Toronto will be discussing a digital and public humanities project that geolocates literary and historical texts on a map of New York City.
Students in the digital humanities graduate course “Mapping Archives: Cultural Geographies of New York City” will present their projects from Fall 2014.
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."
What new opportunities for multidisciplinary collaboration do digital tools afford scholars working with archival resources? How might new digital tools make the history, art, and culture in New York City visible in new ways, to new publics?