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We are delighted to announce the release of a brand new digitalculturebooks series: 21st Century Prose. This series celebrates prose that breaks the rules, bends conventions, and reconfigures genre. The following 21st Century Prose titles are now available: Full Metal Jhacket by Matthew Derby Following his celebrated debut collection, Super Flat Times, Matthew Derby delivers a disturbing […]

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Now Available: The Media Welfare State

by Kelly Witchen on September 30, 2014

We are excited to announce a new title from digitalculturebooks, The Media Welfare State: Nordic Media in the Digital Era by Trine Syvertsen, Gunn Enli, Ole J. Mjøs, and Hallvard Moe. This is the sixth book in our New Media World series. The Media Welfare State is the first theoretically-driven book to comprehensively address the […]

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Announcing Interdisciplining Digital Humanities

by Kelly Witchen on August 7, 2014

We are very happy to announce a new title from digitalculturebooks, Interdisciplining Digital Humanities: Boundary Work in an Emerging Field by Julie Thompson Klein. This is the fifth book in our Digital Humanities series and explores how digital technologies and new media are changing the nature of research, teaching, and learning in the humanities. Interdisciplining […]

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Now Available: Making News at The New York Times

by Kelly Witchen on May 6, 2014

We are proud to announce a new title from digitalculturebooks, Making News at The New York Times by Nikki Usher. This is the fifth book in our New Media World series. Making News at The New York Times is the first in-depth portrait of the nation’s, if not the world’s, premier newspaper in the digital […]

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We are happy to announce the latest title from digitalculturebooks, Pastplay: Teaching and Learning History with Technology edited by Kevin Kee. Pastplay is the fourth title in our Digital Humanities series. This book, a collection of essays by leading history and humanities researchers and teachers, argues that we should play with technology in history because […]

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Now Available: Writing History in the Digital Age

by Kelly Witchen on October 7, 2013

We are proud to announce the latest title from digitalculturebooks, Writing History in the Digital Age edited by Kristen Nawrotzki and Jack Dougherty. This book is the third title in our Digital Humanities series and began as a “what-if” experiment by posing a question: How have Internet technologies influenced how historians think, teach, author, and […]

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Announcing DOOM: SCARYDARKFAST

by Kelly Witchen on June 4, 2013

We are excited to announce the latest title from digitalculturebooks, DOOM: SCARYDARKFAST by Dan Pinchbeck. This is the third book in our Landmark Video Games series. It aims not only to be the definitive work on DOOM, but a snapshot of a period of gaming history, a manifesto for a development ethos, and a celebration […]

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Now Available: Hacking the Academy

by Kelly Witchen on June 4, 2013

We are happy to announce a new title from digitalculturebooks, Hacking the Academy: New Approaches to Scholarship and Teaching from Digital Humanities edited by Daniel J. Cohen and Tom Scheinfeldt. This is the second book in our Digital Humanities series. Hacking the Academy both explores and contributes to ongoing efforts to rebuild scholarly infrastructure for […]

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Now Available: Teaching History in the Digital Age

by Kelly Witchen on May 9, 2013

We are happy to announce the latest title from digitalculturebooks, Teaching History in the Digital Age by T. Mills Kelly. As the first title in the Digital Humanities Series, Teaching History in the Digital Age is intended to serve as a guide for practitioners on how to fruitfully employ the transformative changes of digital media in […]

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Now Available: The Unreal Estate Guide to Detroit

by Meredith Kahn on November 26, 2012

We’re proud to announce the latest title from digitalculturebooks, Andrew Herscher’s The Unreal Estate Guide to Detroit. The first sustained study of Detroit’s alternative urban cultures, The Unreal Estate Guide to Detroit initiates a new focus on Detroit as a site not only of urban crisis but also of urban possibility. The Guide documents art […]

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