What does Feminism have to do with Digital Humanities

I am a Feminist. In recent years this sentence has struck a chord with people and often can have negative connotations because of people’s views on what exactly being a feminist means. To me, being a feminist means being able to have a control in my own life in every aspects and having the chance […]

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The Impact of Open Source Software on Data Visualisation

“Data visualization is the process of displaying data/information in graphical charts, figures and bars.”(Techopedia.com)As part of our presentation on Data Visualisation, I researched the relationship of Data Visualisation and Open Source software. For me, Data Visualisation is crucial for Digital Humanities as it allows researchers to show their research in a variety of different ways […]

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Taking a Trip to Nano Nagle Place

On Wednesday October 18th, we took a field trip to Nano Nagle Place here in Cork, in order to examine the impact that Digital Technology has had on this historic site.For those who don’t know who Nano Nagle was, she founded the “Sisters of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary” (PBVM) in Ireland (also known […]

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What is an Edition?

In a recent DH2001 lecture, we spoke about Digital Literary Studies and the concept of an Edition. In the lecture, Orla Murphy brought various versions of the Beowulf Transcript for us to look at and examine just how different these editions are. It reminded me of a quote by writer Neil Gaiman said when talking about his […]

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