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Conference reflection

17 July 2017

This DH conference was the first conference I have ever had the chance to attend. I ended up going to three talks in total: Lauren Klein's keystone, an introduction to Scalar, and a...

Keystone DH Reflection: Historic Houses and Literature as a Physical Space

16 July 2017

Funnily enough, both conferences that I went to wound up discussing historic house museums. In the morning, I attend the Digital Studies panel, where Chelsea Gunn gave a presentation...

Project write-up

15 July 2017

This week I have been continuing to work my way through the secondary sources that I already have. Raven's "The book as a commodity" has been incredibly helpful when it comes to placing...

Marginalia and the Pawling Family (MKG: 7/14/17)

14 July 2017

Levi Pawling was born in 1773, admitted to the bar in Norristown, Pennsylvania in 1795 and married in 1804 to Elizabeth Hiester. He was a career lawyer, and though his local government...