Lisa Tagliaferri

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Lisa studies the humanities and technology. She is a postdoctoral fellow in the digital humanities at MIT.

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Lisa Tagliaferri is a postdoctoral fellow at MIT and holds a PhD in Comparative Literature from the Graduate Center (CUNY). Her dissertation, Lyrical Mysticism: The Writing and Reception of Catherine of Siena, addresses the texts of the mystical 14th-century writer Catherine of Siena. More broadly, her work deals with the digital humanities, access to information, and educational communities and networks. Lisa has a background in the computer sciences, having earned an MSc from the University of London, with a thesis on researching and building educational games. She is an Engineering Technical Writer, helping people learn to code in Python, and has previously taught computer science and humanities courses at the undergraduate level. 

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Early Modern Digital Pedagogies

Early Modern Digital Pedagogies

March 30 2016
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The Women Writers Project and the Folger Shakespeare Library are offering a half-day workshop on digital humanities pedagogy. This workshop will focus on Early Modern Manuscripts Online (EMMO), a new project that will provide online, encoded transcriptions of manuscripts from the Folger collection...
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The CEA Critic Special Issue: Teaching Shakespeare 400 Years Later (due February 1, 2016)

The CEA Critic Special Issue: Teaching Shakespeare 400 Years Later (due February 1, 2016)

February 1 2016
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To commemorate the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death and the beginning of his incredible legacy, this special teaching issue is devoted to all things Shakespeare—why we teach him, how we teach him, what primary sources we use, and some innovative pedagogy that helps our students connect with...
Assistant or Associate Professor, Digital Humanities with a specialization in Early Modern British Literature and Culture, tenure track

Assistant or Associate Professor, Digital Humanities with a specialization in Early Modern British Literature and Culture, tenure track

November 5 2015
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Assistant or Associate Professor Department of English and Comparative Literature & UC Libraries The University of Cincinnati invites applications for an Assistant or Associate Professor position in Digital Humanities with a specialization in Early Modern British Literature and Culture. This is...
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Faculty Position: New Media Design, Rochester Institute of Technology

Faculty Position: New Media Design, Rochester Institute of Technology

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The School of Design in the College of Imaging Arts and Sciences at the Rochester Institute of Technology invites applicants to apply for a tenure track position to teach in the New Media Design program. The New Media Design program focuses on developing strong conceptual and formal visual...
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George Mason University (VA) - TT Assistant Professor of Digital Humanities

George Mason University (VA) - TT Assistant Professor of Digital Humanities

October 15 2015
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The George Mason University Department of English seeks a tenure-track Assistant Professor in Digital Humanities starting Fall 2016. Qualifications: Applicants should offer a strong research profile in the study of the social and cultural roles and effects of new media and digital technologies; the...
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