Throughout this academic year I have been hovering around the Digital Humanities (DH), trying to see what it is all about and whether I might get involved.  I have learned a lot from Fordham DH-pioneers Elizabeth Cornell and Patrick Burns, who lead the grad student DH group; I participated in the Digital Pedagogy unconference workshop at MLA; and […]

Contemporary theories of affect overlap with eighteenth-century ideas of sensibility as efforts to theorize the social, to affirm feeling as a way of knowing, and to understand the porous interface between and among bodies and minds.  This roundtable (brief presentations followed by a conversation) invites participants to suggest ways sensibility might help us understand affect […]