On ‘The Dark Side of the Digital Humanities’ – The Conversation – The Chronicle of Higher Education

On ‘The Dark Side of the Digital Humanities’ – The Conversation – The Chronicle of Higher Education.

Digital Humanities as the evil empire??  This is pure paranoia about the digital humanities from those who don’t really know what it is. The digital humanities, broadly speaking, is a ‘big tent” containing many different types of tools and approaches. But they are meant to supplement–not replace–the kinds of traditional activities and approaches humanists engage in, such as close reading and archival research.

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