• Adventures in Digital History


    Before I get too far into this blog post, I would like to state that I have heard of Omeka before taking this class. How could I not have? I’ve been using my Domain for almost three years and every time you log into the dashboard you see it listed beside WordPress. There are several others listed as well, but I tend not to pay them any mind because I am unfamiliar with them. After two years of wrestling with my WordPress site to get it looking how you see it now, I have no plans to mess up all the hard work I’ve put into it. However, I am…

  • Reading Literature With Computers

    Initial Thoughts on Beloved

    As we wrap up the first week of classes this semester, I am both excited and a bit apprehensive about the this class and the topics we will be covering. However, this is not a bad thing! I merely say this because I am not an English major and this is only the second English class I’ve taken at UMW. Plus this is a 400-level seminar, which is both exciting and a bit daunting. I have been looking forward to this class, especially since Dr. Whalen is teaching it and all of his classes I have taken so far have been great! Earlier this week we began discussing some of…