This is a three-year collaborative venture with the Centre for Humanities Research at the University of the Western Cape in South Africa, centered on the theme "Aesthetic Education: A South-North Dialogue" and generously funded by the Mellon Foundation.
The JHI Digital Humanities Network will design and support initiatives that raise awareness of, and build upon, the University of Toronto's existing strengths in the digital humanities. We take digital humanities to mean the communities and methods, tools, and platforms-based approaches often associated with the “digital humanities”; and a broader agenda that encompasses interpretative or theoretical work on digitality and a wide variety of computational approaches to humanities research. More
Jackman Scholars-in-Residence (SiR) is an intensive 4-week residency in interdisciplinary humanities and humanistic social-science research for upper-year undergraduates. SiR provides students with an opportunity to acquire advanced research skills and experience while collaborating with an interdisciplinary and intellectually vibrant community of peers, professors, and research professionals.