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Humanities Hackathon: Expanding Campus Perspectives [VIDEO]

WID Director David Krakauer, UW–Madison Center for the Humanities Director Sara Guyer and event participants share perspectives on the first Humanities Hackathon.

 

Humanities Hackathon video transcript

The Humanities Hackathon draws together scientists, computation experts and humanists to apply computational techniques to the humanities. A collaboration between WID the Center for the Humanities, the short course explored unexpected connections and intriguing patterns in music, visual art, literature and historical works.

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