Nuts and Bolts

Nuts & Bolts: Jana Millar Usiskin, Christine Walde, and Caroline Winter

The Electronic Textual Cultures Laboratory at the University of Victoria ( invites you to attend the first of four sessions in the 2015-16 “Nuts and Bolts” of Digital Humanities series. These discussions focus on the pragmatics of DH research and tap into the experiences and expertise of people working on a variety of DH projects.

Details are below. Please share this announcement with anyone who might be interested in attending.

Friday, 23rd October
University Club (Lounge)
University of Victoria

Jana Millar Usiskin (UVic English), Christine Walde (UVic Libraries), and Caroline Winter (UVic English) will kick-off this year’s series by discussing their experiences working with linked data and the challenges and potentials derived from building digital ontologies for the Linked Modernisms project (  According to Millar Usiskin, one of the many provocative questions this project has surfaced is, “How does a rhizomatic ontology encourage us to reconsider the networks of modernist production?”

Join us on Friday Oct. 23 to discuss such questions and learn about linked data and ontologies!