Author Archives: tclement

I am a woman and I am a mother and I do DH

Day of DH 2012 warrants an introduction to my new blog at Hello (again) world. And I want to introduce this new blog with a post about why I don’t blog and why I don’t tweet and what that … Continue reading

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Sounding Stein’s Texts by Using Digital Tools for Distant Listening

[this is the MLA2012 talk I gave as part of the Gertrude Stein and Music panel arranged by the Lyrica Society for Word-Music Relations and the Association for the Study of Dada and Surrealism. Presiding: Jeff Dailey, Five Towns Coll.] … Continue reading

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Day of Digital Archives

I’m at MSA 2011 in Buffalo and participated in a great seminar today on Modernist Soundscapes. The sound resources that many of the participants mentioned were PennSound

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In the second week of our class HDCC106, the students were reminded that their final project is both about process and creativity, about content and function, about beauty and ideas and all of the things that means when you are … Continue reading

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Google books are dirty

Today is the first of a series of post I am anticipating writing as I work through the first semester of HDCC106, the second part of a two-semester class titled “Introduction to Digital Cultures and Creativity.” As I have mentioned … Continue reading

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On Google ngrams

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@BaronessElsa on Twitter

Introduced with a live tweet on May 22, 2010 at THATcamp 2010 in Fairfax, Virgina, BaronessElsa is a textual performance based on the autobiography of the Baroness Elsa von Freytag-Loringhoven. The original text is in the Elsa von Freytag-Loringhoven papers … Continue reading

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Designing for Digital Literacy Survey

Please participate! I am inviting you to participate in this survey “Designing for Digital Literacy” at as part of a larger research project on curricular and infrastructural development within the digital humanities because you are affiliated with an undergraduate … Continue reading

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Scaring little boys near Kennebunkport

Another sighting of the Baroness. This time, the little boys have to be warded off with cops:

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Digital Literacy for the Dumbest Generation

Marc Baeurlein argues that undergraduates now and undergraduates to come soon are “the least curious and intellectual generation in national history.”[i] Dubbing them “the dumbest generation” and “mentally agile” but “culturally ignorant,” Bauerlein decrees that The Web hasn’t made them better … Continue reading

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