• Lisa Spiro started the topic Speakers at Rice: Ridge, Cuno & Zuckerman in the forum Group logo of AnnouncementsAnnouncements 2 years, 7 months ago

    Members of the TxDHC are invited to three upcoming events at Rice, which are all part of our Mellon-sponsored Sawyer Seminar on Platforms of Knowledge:

    Mia Ridge (Digital Curator, British Library), workshop on “Crowdsourcing and Cultural Heritage,” 3/7/16 from 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM, DMC Collaboration Space (B43),  Fondren Library.
    James Cuno (President and CEO, J. Paul Getty Trust), “Beyond Borders: The Humanities in the Digital Age,” 03/10/16,  4:00 pm, Herring Hall 100.
    Ethan Zuckerman (Principal Research Scientist at MIT’s Media Lab and Director of the Center for Civic Media), “Civics in the Age of Mistrust,” 03/17/16,4:00 pm, Lovett Hall, Founders Room (map).

    >>Registration is required for all of these events.

    These events are sponsored by the John E. Sawyer Seminar on the Comparative Study of Cultures, titled Platforms of Knowledge in a Wide Web of Worlds: Production, Participation, and Politics, funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. For more information, please refer to the Seminar’s website at http://hrc.rice.edu/sawyer-platformsofknowledge/home