Visitor: Steven MacCall, Associate Professor of Library and Information Studies
Readings: Michael Witmore, “Text: A Massively Addressable Object” in Debates in the Digital Humanities.
Bonnie Swoger, “What is metadata? A Christmas themed exploration” from Scientific American blogs.
Spend about 15 minutes exploring the TEI (Text Encoding Initiative) website, following links and reading materials. Be sure to read under Guidelines/Learn the TEI, at least until you’re facing so much code-related stuff you can’t continue.
Also, budget some time to look around for DH projects you might be interested in reviewing or participating in.