Affilate Events

Apple & Quill: Amy Zhang

April 29, 2015
Presenter: 
Kristin L. Strohmeyer
Alex Rihm

Apple & Quill's Spring 2015 lineup showcased creative writers from the Hamilton College community.

Amy Zhang '18 was born in China, grew up in Wisconsin, and currently lives in New York State. When she isn't writing she can be found playing the piano or hitting balls on the tennis court. Falling into Place is her first book.

Apple & Quill: Lily Capstick and Mackenzie Doherty

March 4, 2015
Presenter: 
Kristin L. Strohmeyer
Alex Rihm

Apple & Quill's Spring 2015 lineup showcased creative writers from the Hamilton College community.

Lily Capstick, a Beacon School Honors graduate, is a member of the class of 2018 at Hamilton College. Back in High School, Lily was heavily involved in B'DAT (Beacon Drama Art Theatre) and the 52nd St. Project. She was the head of the Sustainability Club and volunteered at Earth Angels NYC.

Apple & Quill: Oral Communication Center Workshop with Jim Helmer

February 19, 2015
Presenter: 
Kristin L. Strohmeyer
Alex Rihm

Jim Helmer delivers a workshop focused on presenting creative work to a live audience, with feedback by OCC tutors Dan Farina '17, Maggie McGuire '15, and Lauren Pyo '17. The readers are Andrew Rippeon of the English Dept. and Paula Weiman, class of 2018, who volunteered their creative works for group discussion.

 

Digital Humanities as Restorative Social Justice: Virtual Heritage, 3D Reconstructions and South Africa’s Township Histories

October 29, 2014
Presenter: 
Angel David Nieves, Ph.D.

In 2013 a group of scholars from across the US approached the Alliance of Digital Humanities Organizations (ADHO) with a proposal for a new special interest group (or SIG) with a focus on social justice and human rights. As a step forward, the group developed an “advisory document for building collaborative projects, conducting events, gathering sensitive data, and composing scholarly communications with social justice issues and human rights in mind.” This talk will argue for a more engaged form of digital scholarship that promotes social justice praxis.

Apple & Quill: Anna Roberts-Gevalt and Elizabeth LaPrelle

April 16, 2014
Presenter: 
Lisa Forrest, MLS
Kristin L. Strohmeyer

Hamilton College's Burke Library presents Apple & Quill: Creative Arts at Burke, an innovative series focusing on creative writing, music, and the visual arts. With support from Hamilton's Digital Humanities Initiative (DHi) and Audiovisual Services, the series is recorded and archived for future teaching and research opportunities. The spring 2014 lineup showcased Hamilton's book arts collection, and included a series of book arts themed events.