On Thursday 28 May, a group of enthusiasts gathered on Zoom for a Cinema Context datasprint, aimed at cleaning and enriching programming data obtained via automatic extraction from digitised newspapers. For the occasion, a ‘Digifil Editor’ was created, a tool structuring the information that participantsREAD MORE

CREATE invites you to a virtual datasprint on Thursday 28 May. Challenged by the corona-crisis, we want to take the opportunity to experiment with new ways for hands-on collaborative work on digital data in humanities research. In this dataprint, we will focus on Dutch filmREAD MORE

Tobias Blanke (professor of Humanities and AI) and Julia Noordegraaf (CREATE, professor of Digital Heritage) have taken the initiative to collect sources related to the COVID-19 crisis. This mainly involves collecting and archiving ephemeral sources that document how individuals and communities experience the corona crisis. The aim is to quickly develop anREAD MORE

Dear colleagues, On Monday, 23 March, the government took additional measures to tackle the coronavirus. In line with these extra measures, there will be no CREATE activities until further notice. The CREATE staff continues working virtually, so we continue the research support by the Lab team toREAD MORE

On the 30th of January, we hosted the fourth edition of the Urban Studies Network Day at the Lloyd Hotel. CREATE co-hosted this networking event for urban scholars with The Centre for Urban Studies (CUS), the Amsterdam Centre for Urban History (ACUH), and the AmsterdamREAD MORE

On Thursday 28 November, Giovanni Colavizza, recently appointed assistant professor of digital humanities at UvA, will host a Digital History Workshop (12.00-14.45) on historical network analysis in the form of a lab session, where participants can bring their own data and their own specific questions. In preparing suchREAD MORE