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Undergraduates and the Digital Humanities: Presenting the The Stockton Postcolonial Studies Project at Re:Humanities 12

Undergraduates and the Digital Humanities: Presenting the The Stockton Postcolonial Studies Project at Re:Humanities 12

by Svetlana Fenichel   In March 2012, I attended the Re: Humanities Conference ‘12 a student-run digital humanities undergraduate conference hosted by the tri-college academic community of  Bryn Mawr, Swarthmore and Haverford. While at Re:Humanities, I presented on the Stockton Postcolonial Studies Project (SPSP), along with my colleague-researchers Stephanie Cawley (Stockton alumna) and Kimone Hyman […]

An Observation at the NWSA: the Controversial Discussion on Veiling Practices

As part of the NWSA Conference I have attended a panel on “Islamic Feminist Identities and Activism.” The title had immediately sparked my interest. Among other presentations for this panel, the one that was described as dealing with contemporary crisis of Muslim women and the historical context of Orientalism was of especial interest for me. […]

Sviatlana Fenichel on Digitizing Postcolonial Feminism

Attending the NWSA Conference in Atlanta presented me with an opportunity to talk about the undergraduate research experience that I am currently involved in at the Richard Stockton of New Jersey – the Stockton Postcolonial Studies Project. The Stockton Postcolonial Studies Project (SPSP) is a multi-platform digital humanities project organized by Professor Adeline Koh in […]

The NWSA Conference 2011: an Undergraduate’s Perspective

When back in June 2011 Professor Adeline Koh kindly offered me to join her for the National Women’s Studies Association (NWSA) Conference that was to be held in Atlanta, GA, I knew right away it would be in my best interest to take advantage of such unique opportunity. Not only would I be able to […]