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Newsletter 8/30

August 30, 2021

Dear UNC History community, The Digital History Lab is happy to share the latest DH news and projects from around UNC and further afield. To the graduate students and faculty who have been receiving these newsletters for some time, we … Continued

Newsletter 8/23

August 27, 2021

Hello Everyone! We hope everyone’s semester got off to a great start and everyone is staying safe and healthy. The DHL is excited to start another year full of interesting programming, podcast episodes, and digital support. For our first newsletter … Continued

Propaganda in Translation by Donald Santacaterina

August 27, 2021

“Propaganda in Translation” is run by Donald Santacaterina, a Ph.D. Candidate, Propaganda Analyst, and Historian of Global Media Systems at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. To access this project and propaganda workshops, click here.    Propaganda in Translation is a … Continued

Google Arts and Culture Exhibits by Emma Rothberg

May 18, 2021

Today’s project showcase comes from Emma Rothberg, a PhD Candidate in the History Department focusing on Nineteenth and early Twentieth century urban, cultural, and gender history. Her project was done in her capacity as the U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader … Continued

Newsletter 5/14

May 14, 2021

  Hello Colleagues, First off, to all of those receiving degrees and graduating, congratulations!!! The DHL wanted to send out one last email before we go on (hopefully) grand summer adventures. Our new podcast, The Cutting Room Floor, has just dropped its … Continued

The Cutting Room Floor: Episode 1—Transcontinental Golf

May 14, 2021

The Digital History Lab at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill presents The Cutting Room Floor – incredibly true stories from the past unearthed by historians, told by historians. Each episode features a guest historian who tells a fascinating … Continued

“Animating Queer History” by Michael Robert Gawlik

May 12, 2021

Today’s project showcase comes from Michael Robert Gawlik, an MA Student focusing on Visual Communication at UNC’s Hussman School of Journalism and Media. For more about Michael and his digital public humanities projects, please see his website: Only five US … Continued

Newsletter 4/26

April 26, 2021

Dear Colleagues, Congratulations on making it to the last full week of classes! Here’s your weekly fix of Digital History content: The Digital History working group will have its next meeting on Wednesday 04/28. This week’s discussion will be led … Continued

Newsletter 4/19

April 19, 2021

Dear Colleagues, This week’s newsletter features games, colorized historical photos, and reflections on using keyword searches in digital archives. Read more about all that and other DHL updates below: The “Historical Games Network” launched last week. The HGN “brings together … Continued

Newsletter 4/12

April 12, 2021

Hello Colleagues, We hope you each had a nice weekend and enjoyed the sun. Here is a quick update on all things DHL this week. The latest episode of The Lens is available to listen on multiple platforms. In this … Continued