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Dark Archives Workshop: Crowdsourcing Manuscript Transcriptions: Opportunities and Challenges using MOOCs, Social Media, and Emerging Platforms

Roger Louis Martínez-Dávila, Ph.D.
Faculty of English, Oxford University, 13 September 2019, This goal-setting, process-based, and tool-oriented workshop is intended to assist scholars with conducting initial planning and scope activities to develop a citizen-science (crowdsourcing) project using medieval manuscripts and artifacts. This workshop is based on the research presented in the peer-reviewed article:...

CU on the Air: Exploring and learning from coexistence in Medieval Spain

Listen to this University of Colorado Podcast at The co-existence of Christians, Muslims and Jews in Medieval Spain creates a fascinating snapshot of that period in history – the good and not-so-good – and offers important insights on co-existence today. In this episode of CU on the Air, host Ken...

Graduate Program Professional Development Workshop – Locating and Preparing Successful Grants

Roger Louis Martínez-Dávila, Ph.D.
[:en]UCCS Department of History Graduate Program Professional Development Workshop  October 25, 2018 7:30 to 9:30 pm Locating and Preparing Successful Grants Six Places to Locate Grants To locate grants for graduate student research and travel, you should search these important sources: H-Net Grants - Not only is H-Net an important...

New Book: Creating Conversos

Roger Louis Martínez-Dávila, Ph.D.
[:en] Appearing in print in early 2018. Creating Conversos: The Carvajal–Santa María Family in Early Modern Spain Roger Louis Martínez-Dávila In Creating Conversos, Roger Louis Martínez-Dávila skillfully unravels the complex story of Jews who converted to Catholicism in Spain between the fourteenth and sixteenth centuries, migrated to colonial Mexico and Bolivia...

“Shields of Grace.” El Palacio. Winter 2016. pp. 56-65. Santa Fe, New Mexico.

Roger Louis Martínez-Dávila, Ph.D.
[:en]"Shields of Grace." El Palacio. Winter 2016. pp. 56-65. Santa Fe, New Mexico. Download full article as a PDF. Heraldry, or the practice of communicating a family’s origins, is an ancient practice that perhaps began as early as the Egyptian pharaohs during the 31st century BCE—over 5,000 years ago. Coats...

[:en]Upcoming Lecture: Plus Ultra, Beyond Text[:es]Upcoming Lecture[:]

Roger Louis Martínez-Dávila, Ph.D.
[:en]“Plus Ultra, Beyond Text: Digital 3D Representations of Late Medieval Spanish Inter-Religious History” Many thanks to Professor Lauric Henneton, Maître de conférences, Institut des Etudes Culturelles et Internationales (IECI), Université de Versailles Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines, France, for the invitation to present at the Programme du séminaire “Épistémologie et pratiques des Humanités numériques” on 13 May 2016....