How I Contract Grade

A few days ago on social media, I linked to this article on ungrading (unfortunately now behind a paywall) and reflected on my own turn away from conventional grading...

Leaving Home

There are only two ways you can go Away from or back to your home Darlingside, “Rodeo” After my freshman year of college, I stole my...

Biblical Find & Replace

UPDATE: I have been wanting to experiment with Shiny for awhile, so I used this silly experiment as an opportunity to teach myself the basics. There’s now a barebones Shiny...

Teaching Humanistic Data Analysis

The talk below was delivered on 2 May 2019 as part of Gale’s Digital Humanities Day at the British Library. An open-access volume of the day’s talks is supposed...

Why You (A Humanist) Should Care About Optical Character Recognition

Yesterday David Smith and I announced the release of “A Research Agenda for Historical and Multilingual Optical Character Recognition,” a report funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation...