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November 2015

Digitization: What is Lost and What is Found? An Interdisciplinary Panel Discussion

November 17, 2015 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
NYU Center for the Humanities, 20 Cooper Square, 5th Floor
New York, NY 10003 United States
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We are getting ever greater access to cultural works online through digital representations, but how far are those representations hindered by data losses and the processes of translation into the digital? Conversely, to what extent might they enable us not just easier access to existing objects but, more radically, the ability to see or hear things we have never been able to see or hear before? This panel event will reflect on these questions and present innovative digitization work from…

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October 2016

An Overview with Examples of Effective Online Teaching

October 17, 2016 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Johnson Hall, 66 West 12th Street
New York, NY 10011 United States
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Monday, October 17, 4:30–6:00 p.m., with Ilan Jacobsohn, Sr., Director of Distributed Education 66 West 12th Street, conference room 801   We have all experienced the traditional classroom in one way or another and are familiar with the multiple methods of engagement and discourse. But the online course experience is a relatively new and rapidly evolving educational forum. In this presentation and discussion, Ilan Jacobsohn discusses the current state of online education and where it’s heading. We review examples from several…

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Beginning in 1968: Recent History, Feminism, and the Uses of Biography

October 28, 2016
420 Fayerweather Hall, Fayerweather Hall
New York, NY 10027 United States
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Writing History NYC Seminar 2016 October 28 – Claire Potter, Beginning in 1968: Recent History, Feminism, and the Uses of Biography Register Here!

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November 2016

Online Education: A Faculty Presentation and Discussion on Teaching Online

November 9, 2016 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
University Center – Room 601, 63 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10003 United States
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Wednesday, November 9, 4:30–6:00 p.m., with faculty presenters and Ilan Jacobsohn, Sr., Director of Distributed Education University Center, 63 Fifth Avenue, room 601   A brief demonstration of online coursework by fellow faculty across the university. See alternative methodologies for organizing and teaching an online course and participate in a conversation with colleagues. Learn and share what works and what doesn’t.

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Indigenous People’s Justice @ Interference Archive

November 13, 2016 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Interference Archive, 131 8th St.
Brooklyn, NY 11215 United States
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Join us for a full Sunday of social Wikipedia editing at Interference Archive (drop-in any time!), during which we will create, update, and improve Wikipedia articles pertaining to Indigenous peoples’ movement histories and social justice issues. Page on Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Meetup/NYC/2016-11_Interference_Archive

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December 2016

Historians and the Present: Gender, Herstory and the Movement for Black Lives

December 2, 2016
420 Fayerweather Hall, Fayerweather Hall
New York, NY 10027 United States
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Writing History NYC Seminar December 2 – Donna Murch (Rutgers), Historians and the Present: Gender, Herstory and the Movement for Black Lives Register Here!

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February 2017

Immersive Storytelling Symposium

February 5, 2017 @ 8:30 am - 6:30 pm
John L. Tishman Auditorium, University Center, 63 5th Ave
New York, NY 10003 United States
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Please join Parsons School of Design at The New School for a one-day symposium about the explosion of affordable virtual and augmented reality technologies. The event will take a critical look at the impact of new mass media technologies such as the Gear VR/Oculus Rift, Google Daydream/Cardboard, HTC Vive, MS Hololens and their “immersive” effects on theater, games, news, and entertainment. Are these technologies as disruptive as the mobile phone? Are they accessible to all voices of the social spectrum? How are…

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The Influence of Polly Adler: The Challenges of Rumor, Taboo and Context

February 10, 2017
420 Fayerweather Hall, Fayerweather Hall
New York, NY 10027 United States
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Writing History NYC Seminar February 10 – Debby Applegate (Pulitzer-Prize-winning independent historian), The Influence of Polly Adler: The Challenges of Rumor, Taboo and Context Register Here!

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March 2017

Writing History from Memory: What Happens When a Historian Compares Her Own Recollections to Archival Documents?

March 31, 2017
420 Fayerweather Hall, Fayerweather Hall
New York, NY 10027 United States
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Writing History NYC Seminar March 31 – Martha Hodes (New York University), Writing History from Memory: What Happens When a Historian Compares Her Own Recollections to Archival Documents? Register Here!

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April 2017

Postmodern Historian: Living and Writing the Past

April 28, 2017
420 Fayerweather Hall, Fayerweather Hall
New York, NY 10027 United States
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Writing History NYC Seminar April 28 – Robert Rosenstone (emeritus, Caltech), Postmodern Historian: Living and Writing the Past Register Here!

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