Monthly Archives: July 2014

Minor Field Readings, Part 4: Space

By Amanda Regan I’m a few weeks behind with this blog post about our minor field readings meeting on Space in Digital History. For this meeting we read a variety of works that discussed Geographic Information Systems (GIS), spatial history, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Switching things up…

By chuschle I started this blog in Fall 2013 while taking a Digital History class at Mason. The class was fantastic, and opened my eyes to new ways of both teaching and learning. I also agree with the now common … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Switching things up…

By chuschle I started this blog in Fall 2013 while taking a Digital History class at Mason. The class was fantastic, and opened my eyes to new ways of both teaching and learning. I also agree with the now common … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

On Space

By anneladyem For the last class, we discussed how digital history influences how historians view space and connections. First of all, as I was going through a crazy move with my parents, space was definitely on my mind. Now that … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

On Space

By anneladyem For the last class, we discussed how digital history influences how historians view space and connections. First of all, as I was going through a crazy move with my parents, space was definitely on my mind. Now that … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Minor Field Readings, Part 3: Changing Theories of History

By Amanda Regan This weeks readings on “Changing Theories of History” discussed the ways digital methods are changing how historians practice or “do” history.  Several authors discussed how digital research methods change the scale of materials that we can draw … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment