Projets

  • Project Lead: Sheena Wilson This project aims to create a digital archive of material on Japanese Canadian history, with a specific focus on the representation of Second World War evacuation from the West Coast.  Recovery work, and making that information easily accessible through publication on the digital commons, […]

    Evacuation, Confinement, Representation and the Digital Archive

    Project Lead: Sheena Wilson This project aims to create a digital archive of material on Japanese Canadian history, with a specific focus on the representation of Second World War evacuation from the West Coast.  Recovery work, and making that information easily accessible through publication on the digital commons, […]

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  • Canadian Women Writing and Reading from 1950 is an open-access database illustrating the immense productivity of Canadian women writers within the rapidly changing culture of the mid twentieth century to the present day.

    Canadian Women Writing and Reading from 1950

    Canadian Women Writing and Reading from 1950 is an open-access database illustrating the immense productivity of Canadian women writers within the rapidly changing culture of the mid twentieth century to the present day.

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  • ORCA is the repository being built by the Canadian Writing Research Collaboratory to foster collaboration among those studying writing in and about Canada and those who hold data collections. The ORCA and the CWRC community will provide access to a number of related and interlinked sets of digital […]

    Online Research Canada (ORCA) Repository

    ORCA is the repository being built by the Canadian Writing Research Collaboratory to foster collaboration among those studying writing in and about Canada and those who hold data collections. The ORCA and the CWRC community will provide access to a number of related and interlinked sets of digital […]

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  • We are building on Drucker and Nowviskie’s Temporal Modeling project to create interactive timelines for humanities researchers. We hope to support visualizations of subjectivity and conflicting witnesses.

    Speculative Timelines

    We are building on Drucker and Nowviskie’s Temporal Modeling project to create interactive timelines for humanities researchers. We hope to support visualizations of subjectivity and conflicting witnesses.

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  • This research project is investigating how literary historical analysis can be radically extended by text mining and visualization, using the experimental Orlando Project as our test bed. The proposed research is at the crossroads of several fields, including literary criticism, textual history, digital text encoding, computer-assisted text analysis, […]

    Text Mining and Visualization for Digital Literary History

    This research project is investigating how literary historical analysis can be radically extended by text mining and visualization, using the experimental Orlando Project as our test bed. The proposed research is at the crossroads of several fields, including literary criticism, textual history, digital text encoding, computer-assisted text analysis, […]

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  • The Canadian Writing Research Collaboratory (CWRC) is developing an in-browser text markup editor (CWRCWriter) for use by collaborative scholarly editing projects. The development is being done by James Chartrand at Open Sky Solutions, under the direction of Susan Brown and Geoffrey Rockwell. CWRCWriter will have the following features: […]

    CWRC Writer

    The Canadian Writing Research Collaboratory (CWRC) is developing an in-browser text markup editor (CWRCWriter) for use by collaborative scholarly editing projects. The development is being done by James Chartrand at Open Sky Solutions, under the direction of Susan Brown and Geoffrey Rockwell. CWRCWriter will have the following features: […]

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  • This SSHRC Knowledge Synthesis project, dedicated to identifying strategies for maintaining the vitality of humanities scholarship and the cultural sector by means of electronic scholarly activity, including archiving, editing and dissemination, took place in the autumn of 2010. The final report is available here. The study engaged with the […]

    Knowledge Synthesis: Sustaining Digital Scholarship for Sustainable Culture

    This SSHRC Knowledge Synthesis project, dedicated to identifying strategies for maintaining the vitality of humanities scholarship and the cultural sector by means of electronic scholarly activity, including archiving, editing and dissemination, took place in the autumn of 2010. The final report is available here. The study engaged with the […]

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  • TAPoR is a project that developed a text analysis portal that allows users to find, explore and use analytical tools online. TAPoR is currently being redesigned and TAPoR 2 will launch formally in 2012. TAPoR is for discovering research tools for studying texts. It will allow users to: […]

    Text Analysis Portal for Research (TAPoR)

    TAPoR is a project that developed a text analysis portal that allows users to find, explore and use analytical tools online. TAPoR is currently being redesigned and TAPoR 2 will launch formally in 2012. TAPoR is for discovering research tools for studying texts. It will allow users to: […]

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  • The CWRC collections and content management system (CCM) will be a combination of middleware with a Graphical User Interface that will comprise the main front end of CWRC.

    Collections Management

    The CWRC collections and content management system (CCM) will be a combination of middleware with a Graphical User Interface that will comprise the main front end of CWRC.

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  • First texts published in Francophone Alberta (in the province’s French-language newspapers) 1905-1960, year of the publication of Canada’s first novel published by an Alberta-born Francophone Project Leader: Pamela Sing

    Early Francophone Alberta

    First texts published in Francophone Alberta (in the province’s French-language newspapers) 1905-1960, year of the publication of Canada’s first novel published by an Alberta-born Francophone Project Leader: Pamela Sing

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