PGH|DH Calendar

All Upcoming PGH|DH Events

Coding Carnival MuseumLab at the Children's Museum
Starts: January 18, 2020, 11:00 am
Ends: January 18, 2020, 1:00 pm
Sawyer Seminar Public Talk: Safiya Umoja Noble
Starts: January 23, 2020, 4:00 pm
Ends: January 23, 2020, 6:00 pm
Location: 3703 Posvar Hall, University of Pittsburgh
Description: Title TBA
Katherine Bode talk, "Reading (as) Data: Literary History with Mass-Digitized Collections"
Starts: January 27, 2020, 4:30 pm
Ends: January 27, 2020, 6:00 pm
Location: Cathedral 501
Description: <br> <br> <p>Time and Date:</p> <p>Monday, January 27th. 4:30-6 p.m.</p> <p>Location:</p> <p>501 Cathedral of Learning</p><br> <br> <br> <br> <p>Katherine Bode’s research explores the critical potential—and limitations—of quantitativeand digital methods for literary studies, a topic that intersects with questions about thenature of archives and the future of the humanities. Author of:</p><p>- Reading by Numbers: Recalibrating the Literary Field (Anthem Press, 2012)</p><p>- A World of Fiction: Digital Collections and the Future of Literary History (University of Michigan Press, 2018)</p> <p>- “Why You Can’t Model Away Bias,” forthcoming from Modern Language Quarterly <br></p>
Katherine Bode, discussion of forthcoming review essay, "Why You Can't Model Away Bias"
Starts: January 28, 2020, 12:00 pm
Ends: January 28, 2020, 1:30 pm
Location: 501 Cathedral of Learning
Description: <p>NOTE: a preprint of Bode’s work is available athttps://bit.ly/bode-mlq. Participants shouldread the review essay in advance of the discussion. </p><p>Time and Date:<br></p><p>noon on Tuesday, January 28th</p><p>Location:</p><p>501 Cathedral of Learning</p><br><br><br><br><p>Katherine Bode’s research explores the critical potential—and limitations—of quantitative and digital methods for literary studies, a topic that intersects with questions about the nature of archives and the future of the humanities. Author of:</p><p>- Reading by Numbers: Recalibrating the Literary Field (Anthem Press, 2012)</p><p>- A World of Fiction: Digital Collections and the Future of Literary History (University of Michigan Press, 2018)</p><p>- “Why You Can’t Model Away Bias,” forthcoming from Modern Language Quarterly </p>
Talk: Brian Cantwell Smith
Starts: January 29, 2020, 4:00 pm
Ends: January 29, 2020, 5:30 pm
Location: Humanities Center, 6th floor, Cathedral of Learning, University of Pittsburgh
Colloquium: "Effing the Ineffable," Brian Cantwell Smith
Starts: January 30, 2020, 12:30 pm
Ends: January 30, 2020, 2:00 pm
Location: Humanities Center, 6th floor, Cathedral of Learning, University of Pittsburgh
Sawyer Seminar Public Talk: Matthew Lincoln
Starts: February 6, 2020, 4:00 pm
Ends: February 6, 2020, 5:00 pm
Location: 3703 Posvar Hall, University of Pittsburgh
Description: "Ways of Forgetting: The Librarian, The Historian, and the Machine"
Sawyer Seminar Public Talk: Eduoard Machery
Starts: February 20, 2020, 4:00 pm
Ends: February 20, 2020, 5:00 pm
Location: 3703 Posvar Hall, University of Pittsburgh
Description: Title TBA
Sawyer Seminar Public Talk: Colin Allen
Starts: February 27, 2020, 4:00 pm
Ends: February 27, 2020, 5:00 pm
Location: 3703 Posvar Hall, University of Pittsburgh
Description: Title TBA
AI and Humanity, Simmons Auditorium, Tepper Quad
Starts: February 28, 2020, 4:00 pm
Ends: February 28, 2020, 5:45 pm
Sawyer Seminar Public Talk: Lyneise Williams
Starts: March 5, 2020, 4:00 pm
Ends: March 5, 2020, 5:00 pm
Location: 3703 Posvar Hall, University of Pittsburgh
Sawyer Seminar Public Talk: Bill Rankin
Starts: March 19, 2020, 4:00 pm
Ends: March 19, 2020, 5:00 pm
Location: 3703 Posvar Hall, University of Pittsburgh
Description: “Mapping Time in the 20th (and 21st) Century”
Sawyer Seminar Public Talk: Melissa Finucane
Starts: April 24, 2020, 4:00 pm
Ends: April 24, 2020, 5:00 pm
Location: 3703 Posvar Hall, University of Pittsburgh
Description: “Does use-inspired science produce useful information?”
GIS Day 2020
Starts: November 18, 2020
Ends: November 18, 2020