College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Department of English


The Black Book Interactive Project is an NEH-funded collaborative research project that seeks to increase the number of black-authored texts in the study of digital humanities. By generating a metadata schema that accounts for race and race-related issues, we will correct the digital divide in black-authored texts. 


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