Scholarly Adventures In Digital Humanities: Making The Modernist Archives Publishing Project by Claire BattershillScholarly Adventures In Digital Humanities: Making The Modernist Archives Publishing Project by Claire Battershill

Scholarly Adventures In Digital Humanities: Making The Modernist Archives Publishing Project

byClaire Battershill, Helen Southworth, Alice Staveley

Hardcover | May 29, 2017

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This book addresses the gap between print and digital scholarly approaches by combining both praxis and theory in a case study of a new international collaborative digital project, the Modernist Archives Publishing Project (MAPP). MAPP is an international collaborative digital project, funded by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada, that uses digital tools to showcase archival traces of twentieth-century publishing. The twenty-first century has witnessed, and is living through, some of the most dynamic changes ever experienced in the publishing industry, arguably altering our very understanding of what it means to read a book.  This book brings to both general readers and scholarly researchers a new way of accessing, and thereby assessing, the historical meanings of change within the twentieth-century publication industry by building a resource which organises, interacts with, and uses historical information about book culture to narrate the continuities and discontinuities in reading and publishing over the last century.

Claire Battershill is Banting Postdoctoral Fellow in the Department of English at Simon Fraser University in Vancouver, Canada.Helen Southworth is Associate Professor of Literature in the Robert D. Clark Honors College at the University of Oregon, USA.Alice Staveley is Lecturer and Director of Honors in the Department of English, Stanf...
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Title:Scholarly Adventures In Digital Humanities: Making The Modernist Archives Publishing ProjectFormat:HardcoverDimensions:182 pagesPublished:May 29, 2017Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:3319472100

ISBN - 13:9783319472102

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Table of Contents

Introduction.- 1. What is MAPP?.- 2. Who We Are.- 3. Reflections on Collaboration.- 4. Building a Critical Digital Archive.- 5. Digital Humanities in the Classroom.- 6. Public Scholarship.- Coda.- Appendix A.- Appendix B.- Bibliography.- Index.