[consald] Fwd: Webinar - Humanities & GIS: Mapping Books with Mitch Fraas (Penn)

Colleagues,

Digital Humanities is not everyone's cup of tea, but it seems to be all the rage these days. Here's a link to the interesting paper (blog post) on circulation of ideas in late 18th century India by Mitch Fraas (who's giving the Digital Humanities webinar mentioned below):
http://mappingbooks.blogspot.com/2013/07/expanding-republic-of-letters-i...

Best,
David
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David Magier
Associate University Librarian for Collection Development
(and Acting AUL for Research & Instructional Services)
Princeton University
Firestone Library
One Washington Road
Princeton, NJ 08544

609-258-5710
609-258-6950 fax
dmagier@princeton.edu

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> Join us Friday, February 14 at 11:00 a.m. in Sycamore 119 and online via Webex for a Digital Frontiers Webinar on Humanities & GIS: Mapping Books with Mitch Fraas (Penn). In this Digital Frontier Webinar, Mitch will discuss his project mapping the circulation of books between England and colonies in North America and the Indian subcontinent, and other applications of GIS technology to book history. Check out his blog Mapping Books to learn more about his scholarship.

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