Digital Humanities

Ras Shamra Tablet Inventory

Ras Shamra Tablet Inventory

Ras Shamra Tablet Inventory In 1928 the accidental discovery of a tomb at the coastal Syrian site of Minet el-Beida prompted the investigation of this site and later of the nearby tell of Ras Shamra. In the next year, the Mission Archéologique Française discovered...
CEDAR

CEDAR

Projects CEDAR Critical Editions for Digital Analysis and Research is a multi-project digital humanities initiative based at the University of Chicago. It is a collaboration among UChicago faculty members from several departments and schools, together with...
Washo Documentation Project

Washo Documentation Project

Projects Washo Documentation Project Washo is a severely moribund language spoken by fewer than 15 elderly speakers in an area around Lake Tahoe, California and Nevada. The Washo Documentation Project is a comprehensive multimedia documentation of the Washo language,...
The Ci3 Game Changer Chicago Design Lab

The Ci3 Game Changer Chicago Design Lab

Projects The Ci3 Game Changer Chicago Design Lab Founded by Drs. Melissa Gilliam (OB/GYN) and Patrick Jagoda (English, New Media Studies), the Ci3 Game Changer Chicago Design Lab uses games as a vehicle to improve young people’s health and well-being. We also use...
Cinemetrics

Cinemetrics

Projects Cinemetrics In verse studies, scholars count syllables, feet and stresses; in film studies, scholars time shots. Cinema is the art of timing; this explains why, early on, filmmakers including Abel Gance or Dziga Vertov in the 1920s, or Peter Kubelka or Kurt...