#dhUBC2020 roundtable: The Data-Sitters Club

Graphic with narrow border on left side and top, a cropped copy of a photo with dark background and streaks of bright turquoise and white streaks created when people in motion with light sources were photographed in long exposures. With talk title as described in tweet. Additional text on banner: "Digital Humanities Conference Roundtable. Anouk Lang, University of Edinburgh. Katherine Bowers, University of British Columbia. Lee Skallerup Bessette, Georgetown University. Maria Sachiko Cecire, Bard College. Quinn Dombrowski, Stanford University. Roopika Risam, Salem State University. Wednesday, October 28, 2020. 11am-12:15am PDT. Online via Zoom." The University of British Columbia crest and Public Humanities wordmark are at the bottom. On the right, an illustration of yellow building blocks with blue borders and red letters, spelling out “The Data-Sitters Club”, mimicking the logo of the book series The Baby-Sitters Club."

A presentation for COLLABORATION: A Digital Humanities Conference.

This event is free and open to the public.

Note: If you are already registered for the full conference, you do not need to register for this event as you will have access to the Zoom link in the password-protected area of the DH conference site.

Wednesday, October 28, 2020
11:00 am – 12:15 pm Pacific Time
Online via Zoom
RSVP here


“The Data-Sitters Club: A Colloquial, Comprehensive, Collaborative Guide to Computational Text Analysis”

  • Anouk Lang (University of Edinburgh)
  • Katherine Bowers (University of British Columbia)
  • Lee Skallerup Bessette (Georgetown University)
  • Maria Sachiko Cecire (Bard College)
  • Quinn Dombrowski (Stanford University)
  • Roopika Risam (Salem State University)

This event is being broadcast from the unceded territories of the Musqueam, Squamish and Tsleil-Waututh Nations.