Reading List

If you’re interested in what I’ve been reading, I have compiled a list of all of the articles, books, blog posts, other written pieces, and some videos related to digital humanities that I have read or watched thus far. This list is in the order in which I read these pieces with the last thing I read at the top, and the first thing at the bottom.

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Wired UK. “Meet the Tech Journalist Silicon Valley Hates.” YouTube, 5 June 2018, Accessed 24 July 2018.

Crowd Expedition. “Stop talking about tech, start talking about moral and ethics: Ethan Zuckerman.” YouTube, 27 May 2016, Accessed 24 July 2018.

Zamurd-Butt, Henna. “Who will save the world from digital colonialism?” Media Diversified, 5 November 2017, Accessed 24 July 2018.

The Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society. “Sarah Jeong on the The Internet of Garbage.” YouTube, 30 October 2015, Accessed 24 July 2018.

Mueller, Mark. “Who owns the Internet? Ownership as a Legal Basis for American Control of the Interest.” Fordham Intellectual Property, Media & Entertainment Law Journal, Vol. 15, Book 2, Forthcoming, Accessed 24 July 2018.

“Digital Colonialism & The Internet As A Tool Of Cultural Hegemony.” Knowledge Commons Brasil Accessed 24 July 2018.

TNW. “TNW – Andrew Keen – The Internet is Not the Answer | The Next Web.” YouTube, 19 December 2014, Accessed 18 July 2018.

Spence, Paul. “The academic book and its digital dilemmas.” Sage Journals, May 3, 2018, Accessed 17 July 2018.

Bishop, Claire. “Against Digital Art History.” Franklin Humanities Institute, Accessed 11 July 2018.

Grusin, Richard. “The Dark Side of the Digital Humanities – Part 2.” Thinking C21, 9 January 9 2013, Accessed 11 July 2018.

Posner, Miriam. “Capitalism and American Culture.” Miriam Posner, March 2005, Accessed 11 July 2018.

Mandell, Laura and Elizabeth Grumbach. “The Business of Digital Humanities: Capitalism and Enlightenment.” Scholarly Research and Communication, Vol. 6 No. 4, 29 October 2015, Accessed 11 July 2018.

Grimshaw, Mike. “Digital society and the violence of Financial capitalism: reading the internet through Marazzi.” Digital Humanities Seminar, Canterbury University, 9 July 2015, Accessed 11 July 2018.

Daum, Timo. “Understanding Digital Capitalism: The Times We Live In – An Introduction.” Gesellschaft, 3 September 2015, Accessed 10 July 2018.

Grimshaw, Mike. “Digital society and capitalism.” Palgrave Communications, 14 November 2017, Accessed 10 July 2018.

Kolbert, Elizabeth. “Why facts Don’t Change Our Minds.” The New Yorker, 27 February 2017, Accessed 9 July 2018.

Betancourt, Michael. “Immaterial Value and Scarcity in Digital Capitalism.” CTheory, 2010, Accessed 3 July 2018.

Kenyon, Georgina. “The Man who studies the spread of ignorance.” BBC Future, 6 January 2016, Accessed 2 July 2018.

Pasquale, Frank. Introduction. The Black Box Society: The Secret Algorithms That Control Money and Information, By Pasquale, Harvard University Press, 2015, pp. 1-18.

Soni, Devin. “Introduction to Markov Chains.” Towards Data Science, 5 March 2018, Accessed 29 June 2018.

Powell, Victor and Lewis Lehe. “Markov Chains.” Explained Visually, 7 November 2014, Accessed 29 June 2018.

“The digital humanities Manifesto 2.0.” Humanities Blast. 10 October 2011, Accessed 28 June 2018.

Grimshaw, Mike. “Towards a manifest for a critical digital humanities: critiquing the extractive capitalism of digital society.” Palgrave Communications, 27 February 2018, Accessed 26 June 2018.

O’Neil, Cathy. Introduction. Weapons of Math Destruction, by O’Neil, Crown/Archetype, 2016, pp. 1-14.

Noble, Safiya Umoja. Introduction. Algorithms of Oppression, by Noble, New York University Press, 2018, pp. 1-14.

Franklin, Ursula M. Introduction. The Real World of Technology, By Franklin, House of Anansi Press, 1999, pp. vii-xii.

Chachra, Debbie. “Beyond Making.” Making Things and Drawing Boundaries, edited by Jentery Sayers, University of Minnesota Press, 2017, 319-321.

TED. “The Era of Blind Faith in Big Data Must End | Cathy O’Neil.” Youtube, 7 September 2017, Accessed 18 June 2018.

Bellotti, Marianne. “The Land Before Binary.” Medium, 9 June 2018, Accessed 18 June 2018.

Nowviskie, Bethany. “reconstitute the world.” Bethany Nowviskie, 12 June 2018, Accessed 18 June 2018.

Burton, Matt. “The Joy of Topic Modeling.” mcburton, 21 May 2013, Accessed 21 May 2018.

Welbers, K., Van Atteveldt, W., and Benoit, K. “Text Analysis in R.” Communication Methods and Measures, 11 (4), 245-265. Accessed 21 May 2018.

Stewart, Brandon. “Stm.” R Documentation, 28 January 2018, Accessed 21 May 2018.

Soltoff, Benjamin. “Text analysis: topic modeling.” Computing for the Social Sciences, Fall 2016, Accessed 21 May 2018.

Silge, Julia and David Robinson. “Converting to and from non-tidy formats.” Text Mining with R: A Tidy Approach, 2 April 2018, Accessed 18 May 2018.

Pebesma, Edzer, et al. “Simple Features for R.” CRAN-R, 17 May 2018, Accessed 18 May 2018.

Kalvelagen, Erwin. “Sparse Matrix export from GAMS to R.” Yet Another Math Programming Consultant, 8 December 2017, Accessed 15 May 2018.

Roberts, Margaret E., et al. “Structural Topic Models for Open‐Ended Survey Responses.” American Journal of Political Science, 6 March 2014, Accessed 14 May 2018.

Prabhakaran, Selva. “Feature Selection Approaches.”, 2017, Accessed 14 May 2018.

lizrush. “TF-IDF: Term Frequency-Inverse Document Frequency.” 5 Algorithms Every Web Developer Can Use and Understand, 2015, Accessed May 8 2018.

Silge, Julia. “The Game is Afoot! Topic Modeling of Sherlock Holmes Stories.” Julia Silge, Jan 25 January 2018, Accessed 7 May 2018.

Drucker, J. “6B. Distant Reading and Cultural Analytics.” UCLA Center for Digital Humanities: Into to Digital Humanities, September, 2013, Accessed May 5 2018.
Jänicke, Stefan, et al. “On Close and Distant Reading in Digital Humanities: A Survey and Future Challenges.” Eurographics Conference on Visualization (EuroVis) – STARs, The Eurographics Association, 2015, Accessed 5 May 2018.

Shawn Graham, Scott Weingart, and Ian Milligan, “Getting Started with Topic Modeling and MALLET,” The Programming Historian 1 (2012), Accessed 12 April 2018.

Nelson, Robert K. “Mining the Dispatch.” Accessed 12 April 2018.

Blevins, Cameron. “Topic Modeling Martha Ballard’s Diary.” Cameron Blevins, 1 April 2010, Accessed 12 April 2018.

Graham, Shawn. “Mining a Day of Archeology.” Electric Archeology, 9 July 2012, Accessed 12 April 2018.

Graham, Shawn. “Topc Modeling with the JAVA GUI + Gephi.” Electric Archeology, 11 November 2011, Accessed 12 April 2018.

Weingart, Scott. “Demystifying Networks Parts 1 & 2.” Digital Humanities Now, 2 February 2012, Accessed 12 April 2018.

Graham, Shawn. “Mining the Open Web with ‘Looted Heritage’ – draft.” Electric Archeology, 8 June 2012, Accessed 12 April 2018.

Underwood, Ted. “Topic Modeling Made Just Simple Enough.” The Stone and the Shell, 7 April 2012, Accessed 12 April 2018.

Weingart, Scott. “Topic Modeling for Humanists: A Guided Tour.” scottbot, 25 July 2012, Accessed 12 April 2018.

Weingart, Scott. “The Myth of Text Analytics and Unobtrusive Measurement.” scottbot, 6 May 2012, Accessed 12 April 2018.

Posner, Miriam. “Very Basic Strategies for Interpreting Results from the Topic Modeling Tool.” Miriam Posner’s Blog, 29 October 2012, Accessed 12 April 2018.

Bejan, Teresa. The Two Clashing Meanings of ‘Free Speech.’” The Atlantic, 2 December 2017, Accessed 29 March 2018.

Random House. “Ta-Nehesi Coates on words that don’t belong to everyone.” Youtube, 7 November 2017, Accessed 29 March 2018.

Cobb, Jelani. “Race and the Free Speech Diversion.” The New Yorker, 10 November 2015, Accessed 29 March 2018.

Friedersdorf, Conor. “Free Speech is No Diversion.” The Atlantic, 12 November 2015, Accessed 29 March 2018.

Cobb, Jelani. “What Divides Us: An Interview with Yale College Dean Jonathan Holloway.” The New Yorker, 15 November 2015, Accessed 29 March 2018.

Foucault, Michel. “Panopticism” from “Discipline & Punish: The Birth of the Prison.” Race/Ethnicity: Multidisciplinary Global Contexts, Vol. 2, Iss. 1, 1 October 2008, pp 1-12. Accessed 22 March 2018.

Foucault, Michel. “The Carceral” from “Discipline and Punish: The Birth of the Prison.” The Norton Anthology of Theory and Criticism. 2nd ed., edited by Vincent B. Leitch and William E. Cain, W. W. Norton & Company, 2001, pp. 1490-1502. Accessed 22 March 2018.

Uyehara, Mari. “The Free Speech Grifters.” GQ, 19 March 2018. Accessed 21 March 2018.

Broom, Alex. “Using qualitative interviews in CAM research: A guide to study design, data collection and data analysis.” Complementary Therapies in Medicine, Vol. 13, Iss. 1, March 2005, pp. 65-73. Accessed 19 March 2018.

Kigongo, Aisha and Vanessa McAfee. “Visualizing and Exploring Qualitative Research: Interview Transcripts.” Accessed 12 March 2018.

Maitra, Ishani and Mary Kate McGowan, editors. Speech and Harm: Controversies Over Free Speech. Oxford University Press, 2012. 

Zarali, Kally. “Review of Speech and Harm: Controversies Over Free Speech.” LSE Review of Books, 13 March 2013, Accessed 6 March 2018.

Kitrosser, Heidi. “Free Speech, Higher Education, and the PC Narrative.” Minnesota Law Review, Vol. 101 Iss. 5, May 2017, pp. 1987-2064. Accessed 6 March 2018.

Chemerinsky, Erwin and Howard Gillman. Free Speech on Campus. Yale University Press, 2017.

Applebaum, Barbara. “Social Justice, Democratic Education and the Silencing of Words that Wound.” Journal of Moral Education, Vol. 32 Iss. 2, June 2003, pp. 151-163. Accessed 5 March 2018.

Jackson, Liz. “Silence, words that wound and sexual identity: a conversation with Applebaum.” Journal of Moral Education, Vol. 37 Iss. 2, June 2008, pp. 225-238. Accessed 5 March 2018.

Applebaum, Barbara. “Voice—for whose benefit? Identity—at whose expense? Changing minds—at what cost? A rejoinder to Jackson.” Journal of Moral Education, Vol. 37, No. 2, June 2008, pp. 239–243. Accessed 5 March 2018.

Doctorow, Cory. “Saying information wants to be free does more harm than good.” The Guardian, 18 May 2010, Accessed 1 March 2018.

Shetty, Priya. “BioMed Analysis: Keep traditional knowledge open but safe.” SciDevNet, 24 February 2010, Accessed 1 March 2018.

Irlbacher-Fox, Stephanie. “Traditional Knowledge, Co-Existence, and Co-Resistance.” Decolonization: Indigeneity, Education, and Society, vol. 3, no. 3, 2014, pp. 145-158.

Worlock, Kate. “Nature Web Focus: Access to the Literature.” Nature, 2004, Accessed 1 March 2018.

Baker, Beth. “New Push to Bring US Biological Collections to the World’s Online Community: Advances in technology put massive undertaking within reach.” BioScience, vol. 61, no. 9, 1 September 2011, pp 657–662, Accessed 1 March 2018.

Dougherty, Elizabeth “Open Science Demystified.” Novartis, 6 January 2018, Accessed 1 March 2018.

Wernmont, Jacqueline, et al. “Performing Archive: Curtis + “the vanishing race”.”  Claremont Center for Digital Humanities, 30 August 2013, Accessed 28 February 2018.

Eveleth, Rose. “Free Access to Science Research Doesn’t Benefit Everyone.” The Atlantic, 22 December 2014, Accessed 28 February 2017.

Christen, Kimberly. “Opening Archives: Respectful Repatriation.” The American Archivist, vol. 74, no. 1, 2011, pp. 185-210. Accessed 27 February 2018.

Posner, Miriam. “Miriam Posner: Data Trouble: Why Humanists Have Problems with Datavis, and Why Anyone Should Care.” Youtube, uploaded by USFDVSS, 19 April 2016, Accessed 27 February 2018.

“Sharing Smithsonian Digital Scientific Research Data from Biology.” Smithsonian Institute Office of Policy and Analysis, 2011. Accessed 28 February 2018.

Kansa, Eric, et al. “Protecting Traditional Knowledge and Expanding Access to Scientific Data: Juxtaposing Intellectual Property Agendas via a “Some Rights Reserved Model.” International Journal of Cultural Property, vol. 12, no. 3, 2005, pp. 285-314. Accessed 27 February 2018.

Cate, Fred H. “The First Amendment and the International “Free Flow” of Information.” Virginial Journal of International Law, vol. 30, no 2, 1990, pp 371-420, Accessed 22 February 2018.

Cohen, Daniel and Tom Scheinfeldt, editors. Hacking the Academy: New Approaches to Scholarship and Teaching from Digital Humanities.  The University of Michigan Press, 2013.

Leetaru, Kalev. “The Future of Open Access: Why has Academia Not Embraced the Internet Revolution?” Forbes, 29 April 2016, Accessed 12 February 2018.

Meyer, Robinson. “How Open Access Scholarship Improves the Internet.” The Atlantic Accessed 12 February 2018.

Alutto, Joseph A. “Values and Scholarship.” Inside Higher Education, 23 February 2012, Accessed 12 February 2018.

Altbach, Philip G. “The Cost and Benefits of Open Access Scholarship.” International Higher Education, no. 52, 2008, Accessed 12 February 2018. 

Sherratt, Tim. “Every Story has a Beginning.” Discontents, 4 October 2011, Accessed 11 February 2018.

Mauro, Aaron. “Chatbot Based Content Discovery: Faulknerbot in the Archive.” Digital Humanities 2017 Accessed 11 February 2018.

Meeks, Elijah. “An Introduction to Digital Humanities – Bay Area DH.” Youtube, uploaded by Elijah Meeks, 23 July 2014,

Schnapp, Jeffrey. “Digital Humanities – Jeffrey Schnapp.” Youtube, uploaded by Serious Science, 18 February 2018,

Lothian, Alexis and Amanda Phillips. “Can Digital Humanities Mean Transformative Critique?” Journal of e-Media Studies, Vol. 3, Iss. 1, 2013, Accessed 9 February 2018.

Sample, Mark. “A Protest Bot is a Bot So Specific You Can’t Mistake it for Bullshit.” Medium, 30 May 2014, Accessed 6 February 2018.

boyd, danah, et. al. “How to think About Bots.” Medium, 24 February 2016, Accessed 5 February 2017.

Savage, Saiph. Activist Bots: Helpful But Missing Human Love?” Medium, 29 November 2015, Accessed 5 February 2017.

Harlow, Summer. “It was a “Facebook Revolution”: Exploring the men-like spread of narratives during the Egyptian protests.” Revista de Comunicación, vol. 12, 2013, Accessed 2 February 2018.

Milner, Ryan M. “Pop Polyvocality: Internet Memes Public Participation, and the Occupy Wall Street Movement.” International Journal of Communication, vol. 7, 2013, Accessed 2 February 2018.

Moose in the Machine: A Summer Exploration of Digital Scholarship at Amherst College. Amherst College, 9 June 2014, Accessed 1 February 2018.

Liu, Alan. “Where is cultural criticism in the Digital Humanities?” Alan Liu, 2012, Accessed 1 February 2018.

Posner, Miriam. “How did they make that?” Miriam Posner’s Blog, 29 August 2013, Accessed 31 January 2018.

Terras, Melissa. “The women behind the first DH project, punchcards, coding Thomas Aquinas.” Melissa Terras’ Blog,  15 October 2013, Accessed 31 January 2018.

Leon, Sharon M. Interview by Melissa Dinsman. “The Digital in the Humanities: An Interview with Sharon M. Leon.” LA Review of Books, 10 July 2016, Accessed 30 January 2018.

Johnson, Jessica Marie. Interview by Melissa Dinsman. The Digital in the Humanities: An Interview with Jessica Marie Johnson .”  LA Review of Books, 23 July 2016, Accessed 30 January 2018.

Jakacki, Diane. “How we Teach? Digital Humanities Pedagogy in an Imperfect World.” Diane Jakacki, Accessed 30 January 2018.

Liu, Alan. “Digital Humanities and Academic Change.” English Language Notes, vol. 47, no. 1, 2009, Accessed 29 January 2018.

Klein, Lauren F.  “Feminist Data Visualization; Or, the Shape of History.” Lauren F. Klein Accessed 29 January 2018.

Anderson, Rick. “Can’t Buy Us Love: The Declining Importance of Library Books and the Rising Importance of Special Collections.” Ithaka S+R, 1 August 2013, Accessed 29 January 2018.

Costopoulos, Andre. Digital Humanities as Insurgency.”  Archeo Thoughts, 24 October 2017, Accessed 29 January 2017.

Bond, Sarah E., et al. “‘Digital’ is Not the Opposite of ‘Humanities’.” The Chronicle of Higher Education, 1 November 2017, 26 January 2018.

Brennan, Timothy. “The Digital-Humanities Bust.” The Chronicle of Higher Education, 15 October 2017, Accessed 26 January 2018.

Braunstein, Laura. Interview by Joshua Kim. “6 Questions for a Digital Humanities Librarian.” Inside Higher Ed, 17 August 2016, Accessed 26 January 2018.

Buurma, Rachel Sagner and Anna Tione Levine. “The Sympathetic Research Imagination: Digital Humanities and the Liberal Arts.” Debates in the Digital Humanities, 2016, Accessed 25 January 2018.

Nowviskie, Bethany. “On the Origin of “Hack” and “Yack”.” Debates in the Digital Humanities, 2016, Accessed 25 January 2018.

Chun, Wendy Hui Kyong, et al. “The Dark Side of the Digital Humanities.” Debates in the Digital Humanities, 2016, Accessed 25 January 2018.

Bailey, Moya Bailey, et al. “Reflections on a Movement: #transformDH, Growing Up.” Debates in the Digital Humanities, 2016, Accessed 25 January 2018.

Posner, Miriam. “What’s Next: The Radical, Unrealized Potential of Digital Humanities.” Debates in the Digital Humanities, 2016, Accessed 25 January 2018.

Schnapp, Jeffrey. “A Short Guide to the Digital_Humanities.” Digital_Humanities, 2012, pp. 121-136. Accessed 25 January 2018.