This was the first official Digital Humanities meeting in Singapore, held on 6 May 2016 at the NUS Central Library.
This informal session sought to connect the digital humanities community in NUS by bringing like-minded researchers together to share their experiences on digital projects across disciplines. Aside from NUS, speakers from SMU and SUTD shared digital humanities initiatives in their universities.
Associate Professor Yong Li Lan
Associate Professor in Department of English Language and Literature, FASS, NUS
Topic: “To Use One Language in Each Several Clime”: the Asian Shakespeare Intercultural Archive
Dr Palakorn Achananuparp
Research Scientist, Living Analytics Research Centre, SMU
Topic: eScience and Living Analytics
Dr Miguel Escobar Varela
Assistant Professor in Department of English Language and Literature, FASS, NUS
Topic: Computational Approaches to the Study of Theatre
Dr Samson Lim
Director of Undergraduate Affairs, Assistant Professor (History) in Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences, SUTD
Topic: The Digital Media Lab at SUTD