Map (c 1980) from the Soweto GIS Project

2/21/2017 // Angel Nieves

3 – 4 pm in Humanities 210  Angel Nieves: 3D Modeling and the Soweto Historic GIS project  The Soweto Historic GIS Project is a multi-layered historical geographic information system that explores the social, economic and political dimensions of urban development under South African apartheid regimes (1904/1948-1994) in Johannesburg’s all-black township of Soweto. Soweto (an acronym for… Continue Reading 2/21/2017 // Angel Nieves

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11/4/16 // Graduate Student Workshop on Mapping with Yoh Kawano

From Concept to Project: A Digital Mapping Workshop for Graduate Students with Yoh Kawano Friday, November 4 | 1:30 pm – 4 pm Humanities 402 Are you developing a digital map but feel unsure about your next steps? Or, having trouble reconciling the complexity of spatial theory with the nuts-and-bolts of GIS? Grad students interested in digital mapping… Continue Reading 11/4/16 // Graduate Student Workshop on Mapping with Yoh Kawano

Venice Ghetto

2/10/16 // Works-in-Progress Session

Works-in-Progress Session Mapping Liminal Jewish Spaces with Katie Trostel and Erica Smeltzer Wednesday, February 10 (12 – 1:30 PM) Humanities 2, room 259 Literature graduate students, Katie Trostel and Erica Smeltzer will present their digital works-in-progress as part of their ongoing work related to the Venice Ghetto and Liminal Spaces and the Jewish Imagination. Sponsored by the… Continue Reading 2/10/16 // Works-in-Progress Session