Hacking the Humanities

Hacking the Humanities

Elias Muhanna, an assistant professor of comparative literature at Brown University, describes an assignment based on Pliny the Elder's "Natural History." After reading the assignment and reëvaluating the choices I’d…
Ant Spider Bee at #ESEH2015

Ant Spider Bee at #ESEH2015

by Finn Arne Jørgensen Château de Versailles. This was thankfully not the line for the conference registration. Another European Society for Environmental History conference is over - this time, little…
Beyond Google Earth

Beyond Google Earth

"Satellite imagery might seem neutral, but it is constructed by systems which not only present but also transform the visual data." Source: Beyond Google Earth