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Digital and Public Durham History: Works in Progress at Duke and North Carolina Central University

Apr 9

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Friday, April 9, 2021 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Flyer for "Digital and PUblic Durham History" event  with date, time, and short description. On a panoramic photograph of Parrish Street in Durham

REGISTRATION REQUIRED: http://duke.is/hxuxiN Join faculty, staff, and student researchers at North Carolina Central University and Duke University, along with their community partners, for a series of lightning talks on the history of Durham. Speakers will explore the histories of places and communities, racial segregation and social movements, and the promises and challenges of digital methods in bringing hidden and marginalized histories to light. Hosted by the Digital Humanities Initiative at Franklin Humanities Institute (DHI@FHI), this virtual event builds upon the NCCU-Duke Digital Humanities Fellowship Program (2016-present), which itself follows a longer history of research and teaching partnerships between the two institutions. Co-sponsors: DHI@FHI, John Hope Franklin Humanities Institute, Wired Lab for Digital Art History and Visual Culture, Duke University; College of Arts, Social Sciences, and Humanities, NCCU