A skillshare and discussion of how #BlackCodeStudies informs and operates in digital humanities and the humanities more broadly. Bring your favorite tools, projects and skills you are willing to share to keep the conversation going!
Schedule of Events:
"Black Code Studies: A Digital Toolkit Luncheon"
12:00-1: 30 PM, Humanities Center Room D
Keynote: "Constellation Noire: Scrying Diasporic Futures in Plain Text"
5:00-6: 00 PM, Welles-Brown Room
"Black x Digital": A Graduate Workshop on Digital Praxis
12:00 - 1:30 PM, Rossell Hope Robbins Library
This program is co-sponsored by the Department of History, the Department of Art and Art History, the Graduate Program in Visual and Cultural Studies, the Frederick Douglass Institute for African and African-American Studies, the Center for Learning in the Digital Age (LiDA), the Digital Scholarship Lab, and the University Committee for Interdisciplinary Studies.
Jessica Marie Johnson is an Assistant Professor in the Department of History at the Johns Hopkins University. Her work has appeared in Slavery & Abolition, The Black Scholar, Meridians: Feminism, Race and Transnationalism, American Quarterly, Social Text, The Journal of African American History, Debates in the Digital Humanities, Forum Journal, Bitch Magazine, Black Perspectives (AAIHS), Somatosphere and Post-Colonial Digital Humanities (DHPoco).
Tuesday, April 9 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Rush Rhees Library, Humanities Center Conference Room D
755 Library Road, Rochester, NY 14626