College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Department of English


A major component of the Black Book Interactive Project: Extending the Reach Scholar Programis a series of digital humanities webinars to inform and support the scholars’ work. The webinars are live events for the program scholars and consultants and the recordings are shared here as a resource. Additional webinars will be held throughout 2019 and the recordings will be shared as they become available.

Introduction to HBW Corpus and PhiloLogic Search InterfaceWith Dr. Hoyt Long (Textual Optics Lab, University of Chicago) and Arnab Chakraborty (BBIP-ER Project Manager, University of Kansas)

(YouTube) Recorded February 15, 2019

Digital Humanities, Digital Archives and Social Justice
With Dr. Dhanashree Thorat (University of Kansas) and Dr. Maryemma Graham (BBIP Director, University of Kansas

(YouTube) Recorded March 22, 2019

The 100 Novels Project: On the Origins of BBIP
With Dr. Howard Rambsy (Southern Illinois University - Edwardsville) and Dr. Kenton Rambsy (University of Texas - Arlington)​

(YouTube) Recorded April 13, 2019

Better Practices with Data Management
With Erin Wolfe (Metadata Librarian, University of Kansas) and Jamene Brooks-Kieffer (Data Services Librarian, University of Kansas)

Recorded June 14, 2019

Digital Humanities, Technological Recovery and the Black Literary Tradition 

With Dr. Kim Gallon (Purdue University)

Recorded August 9, 2019


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