Following the Getty Foundation-supported summer institutes is a great way to increase your exposure to digital humanities tools, projects, and discussion. Use #doingdah15 to follow along on Twitter where posting frequency is sure to be high.
- Beyond the Digitized Slide Library, held again this year at UCLA, begins July 5. Lead by Johanna Drucker, Miriam Posner, and Todd Pressner, the schedule is packed with great topics.
- Beautiful Data II starts July 6 at Harvard. The site will be updated as the session begins, but an intriguing reading list is already in place.
- George Mason’s Building a Digital Portfolio begins July 13. The site will reflect the activities of the ten-day institute. This year, the cohort is made up of twenty art history graduate students from the U.S. and abroad.
James Cuno, president of the J. Paul Getty Trust, talks about the Getty’s commitment to modernizing research and scholarship in this article from April, 2014.