Author: michelle

  • Lesbian Lives Film Screening

    Join us for a screening and discussion of three films featuring the action, activism, and advocacy of anglophone Canadian lesbian organizers Register on eventbrite About this Event This screening will feature A Working Women’s Collective (1974), Labyris Rising (1980), and Proud Lives: Christine Bearchell (2007). Introduced by Reagan Swanson (ArQuives), the screening will be followed by a discussion led by Rachel E. Beattie (University of…

  • Avenue U

    A test of the H5P Image Slider, photos from Avenue U, Brooklyn, New York, circa 2007.

  • H5P Test

  • CDH Digital Diversity Symposium 2019

    The LGLC team (Michelle Schwartz, Constance Crompton, and Ewan Matthews in person, and Nadine Boulay, Candice Lipski, and Pascale Dangoisse appearing virtually) had an opportunity to launch at the Centre for Digital Humanities’ Digital Diversity Symposium at the Ryerson University Library. Our slides are available below:

  • Bodies of Information

    Bodies of Information: Intersectional Feminism and Digital Humanities, part of the Debates in the Digital Humanities series, is out now from the University of Minnesota Press! Our chapter, “Remaking History: Lesbian Feminist Historical Methods in the Digital Humanities,” shows how the LGLC project‘s methods were shaped by lesbian feminist historiography, starting with Jeanette Howard Foster’s Sex Variant…

  • Open Education Week at Ryerson

    Open Education Week has been busy at Ryerson! The Learning & Teaching Office hosted a workshop on open textbooks that I was very happy to co-facilitate with members of the Ryerson University Library & Archives, the Chang School’s Digital Education Strategies, the Office of e-Learning, faculty members from the Department of English, and a student…

  • Best Practices in Experiential Learning – now available in Arabic!

    My report on Best Practices in Experiential Learning has been translated into Arabic by Mohamed Abu Maliq.  Download Best Practices in Experiential Learning in English [pdf] Download الممارسات المثلى في التعلم التجريبي (Best Practices in Experiential Learning in Arabic) [pdf]

  • Spotlight on Open Educational Resources

    I was really proud to be involved in the planning for this “Spotlight on Open Educational Resources” event for International Open Access Week. Slides for my presentation at #OERSpotlight with @AnnLudbrook are available @RyersonLTO @ryersonlibrary @RyersonOER — Michelle Schwartz (@MichelinaNeri) October 24, 2017

  • LGLC at DH2017 in Montreal

    Constance Crompton and I were at DH2017 at McGill University, presenting a poster entitled “Beyond the Historic Facade: Skyscrapers, Scapegoats, and the Digital Reclamation of Toronto’s Queer Streetscapes.” Download a copy of our poster [pdf]

  • Institute Panel: Perspectives on DH (or, #myDHis)

    I presented on radically inclusive DH work at DHSI 2017. Thanks to Jason Boyd for the photo! @MichelinaNeri #myDHis project (w/CLKCrompton) gives RAs option to pursue research interests #DHSI2017 (incl. @Ryerson_English BAs) — Jason Boyd (@jasonaboyd) June 6, 2017