Women and Gender Minorities in Digital Humanities


The DH-WoGEM conversation on physical and mental disability will be rescheduled soon! Apologies for the inconvenience! Tassie Gniady will be leading a discussion of physical and mental disability in DH. Check out the notes from the last conversation on the topic, though every conversation is different depending on the interests and perspectives of the people who participate.

Upcoming conversations

On January 31st, Quinn Dombrowski will be hosting the quarterly call about parenting, and becoming a parent, in DH. The call will be held from 12-1:30 Eastern (11-12:30 Central, 9-10:30 Pacific) at https://stanford.zoom.us/j/268476153.

Getting involved with DH-WoGeM


DH Parenting (fall 2019)

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On September 20th, Quinn Dombrowski led the second DH-WoGeM discussion about becoming a parent in DH. This time, the participants all held library and/or staff positions at universities, which has influenced their...

ACH 2019 whitepaper for DH-WoGeM

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This white paper is built on the discussions of the DH-WoGeM working group, which focuses on issues of concern to women and gender minorities. This document is meant to serve as a...

DH Scholarship from the Viewpoint of Women and Gender Minorities

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If you identify as a woman and gender minority working in DH anywhere in the world, you are invited to contribute to a collection of “love letters” to works of DH scholarship,...

April 5: Disability

 ·   4 min read

Tassie Gniady hosted the third DH-WOGEM conversation on April 5th on physical and mental disability.

March 1: Happiness vs. Security

 ·   6 min read

Jennifer Guiliano and Roopika Risam hosted the second DH-WOGEM conversation on March 1, 2019 on happiness vs. security.

What can you talk about in a DH-WOGEM conversation?

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The first DH-WOGEM conversation, on becoming a parent in DH, was held on February 1st, setting a precedent for honest, supportive discussions about the things we usually don’t talk about.

Becoming a Parent

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Quinn Dombrowski will host the first DH-WOGEM conversation on February 1, 2019 from 9-10:30 Pacific (11-12:30 Central, 12-1:30 Eastern) via this Zoom link, on experiences with pregnancy, maternity leave, and going back...