These are the official details for our special session at the MLA convention in Vancouver, January 2015:
Friday, 9 January
204. Text Tools in the (Digital) Humanities
8:30–9:45 a.m., West 202, VCC West
A special session
Presiding: Steven J. Syrek, Rutgers Univ., New Brunswick
1. “Multiformat E-books in the Classroom: From Plain Text Forward,” Vaughn Stewart, Univ. of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
2. “The Promise of the Plain: Plain Text and Plain Tools in the Digital Humanities,” David L. Hoover, New York Univ.
3. “Bukvik: A Literary Scholars’ Environment for Running Visualized, Social-Augmented, Collaborative Research,” Eugenia Kelbert, Yale Univ.; Sasha Mile Rudan, Oslo Univ.