Omohundro Institute of Early American History & Culture

Leading Early American Scholarship Since 1943


Race, Memory, and the Digital humanities conference

Campus of William and Mary, October 26–28, 2017

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Thursday, October 26, 2017

3:30–5:00 p.m.
Opening Roundtable • Queer Digital Humanities

Chair: Kara Thompson, William & Mary

Alexis Lothian, University of Maryland

Leisa Meyer, William & Mary

Amanda Phillips, Georgetown University

5:15–6:45 p.m.
Opening Keynote

Jessica Marie Johnson, Johns Hopkins University

Friday, October 27, 2017

8:30–10:00 a.m.
Colonial and Postcolonial Digital Humanities
Chair: Elizabeth Losh, William & Mary

Roopika Risam, Salem State University

Jacqueline Wernimont, Arizona State University

Karin Wulf, Omohundro Institute

James Smithies, King’s College, London

Samantha Callaghan, University of Virginia

10:15–11:00 a.m.
Artist’s Talk with Pamela Z
1:30–3:00 p.m.
Trust, Memorialization, and Community Participation
Chair: Hermine Pinson, William & Mary

Moya Bailey, Northeastern University

Fiona Barnett, Duke University

Kelli Moore, New York University

Angel David Nieves, Yale University

Saturday, October 28, 2017

8:30–9:00 a.m.
Marcia Chatelain, Georgetown University
9:00–10:45 a.m.
Race, Digital Humanities, and the Region
Chair: Jacquelyn McLendon, William & Mary

Jessica Marie Johnson, Johns Hopkins University

Rob Nelson, University of Richmond

Stephen Robertson, George Mason University

Catherine Steele, University of Maryland

Erica Cavanaugh, University of Virginia

John Unsworth, University of Virginia