Wall of Faces
Emma Goodwin is the Principal Investigator of the AHRC-funded Collaborative Skills Project, ‘Promoting Interdisciplinary Engagement in the Digital Humanities’ (dhAHRC). She discusses DHCrowdScribe and Crowdmap the Crusades, two digital project she set up in an effort to promote collaboration and crowdsourcing in the Humanities.
Aruna Bhaugeerutty, the Project Manager and Editor for Online Collections at the Ashmolean Museum, talks about the Museum’s efforts to open up its collections to a wider audience via interactive online websites. She begins her talk with an introduction to the Eastern Art Online collections.
Victoria McGuinness is the Business Manager for The Oxford Research Centre in the Humanities (TORCH), a University of Oxford initiative that provides a home for major research programmes and seeks to stimulate and support interdisciplinary research.
Free Speech DebateX
Dr Dorian Singh (Research manager for the Dahrendorf Programme)and Sebastian Huempfer (Associate Editor for Free Speech Debate) discussFree Speech Debate, a project founded on the belief that making content freely available for non-commercial purposes is an integral part of promoting a global debate on free expression.
Uehiro Centre for Practical EthicsX
Julian Savulsecu (Professor of Practical Ethics) and Dominic Wilkinson (Director of Medical Ethics) discuss the efforts of the Uehiro Centre for Practical Ethics to encourage and support debate on practical ethics through its open events and online materials and discussions.