Lecture: Getting from here to there

John Naughton
2014 MedieKultur: Journal of Media and Communication Research  
<p class="p1">Based on his keynote lecture at the international conference on Digital Humanities at Aalborg University in April 2014, John Naughton refl ects on being an engineer in a Humanities research institute that is currently seeking to adapt to the digital potentials and challenges. The Humanities represent an analytical, critical, or speculative approach whereas the so-called hard sciences focus on problem solving. Naughton discusses why he agrees with the authors of the Digital
more » ... es Manifesto 2.0 and why the digitisation of the Humanities not only eff ects universities and scholars but also industrial and cultural life in general.</p>
doi:10.7146/mediekultur.v30i57.18609 fatcat:nmsw7puzgngexmuohcrzrqvj6m