We are pleased to announce the inaugural Digital Humanities at Berkeley, Summer Institute, running from August 17 - 21.  Registered participants will engage in one of four week-long intensive workshops.  We will be joined by a fantastic array of speakers from on and off campus and we welcome the public to join us for the following events:​

Keynote Panel: Data, Corpora, and Stewardship

August 17, 2015
4 PM - 6 PM
315 Wheeler Hall (Maude Fife Room)
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Food and drink served


  • Clifford Lynch, "Humanities Scholarship in an in Increasingly Digital World: Evidence, Analysis, Dissemination"
  • Alan Liu, "N + 1: A Plea for Cross-Domain Data in the Digital Humanities"

Critical Approaches in the Digital Humanities

presentations and panel discussion
August 19, 2015
10 AM - 1:30 PM
250 Sutardja Dai Hall
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Lunch served at noon


  • Amy Earhart, “Locating Digital Gardens: Reconstructing a diverse digital humanities history”
  • Michael Dumas, “Moments of refusal: Thinking through antiblackness and Black futurity in social and cultural studies”
  • Gail de Kosnik, "Fan Data: Using Digital Humanities Tools to Analyze Online Archives of User-Generated Content"

Digital Humanities Pedagogy

August 17 - 21, 2015
11 AM - 12 PM
254 Sutardja Dai Hall
lunch provided following all presentations


David Bamman, "NLP for the Long Tail"

presentation and reception
August 21, 2015
4PM - reception opens, food and drink served
5PM - presentation begins
Social Science Matrix, 8th Floor Barrows Hall
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DH at Berkeley Summer Institute 2015