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Nabeel Siddiqui
Academic Technology Consultant - Humanities Liaison (Classical Studies, English, History, Philosophy, Religious Studies, American Studies, Interdisciplinary Studies, International Studies, Jewish Studies, Women, Gender & Sexuality Studies)
Profile

Dr. Nabeel Siddiqui is the humanities liaison for the Center for Teaching, Learning, and Technology (CTLT).  His research focuses broadly on the relationship between the humanities and technology, with a particular expertise on the cultural history of media, new media studies, digital humanities, information studies, and the history of science and technology. At the CTLT, he works with faculty on digital humanities initiatives and pedagogical support.  

Presentations
Trouble in Cyborg Paradise: John Hopkin’s First National Search for Applications of Personal Computing to Aid the Handicapped, Mountain View, CA, Command Lines: Software, Power, and Performance, 2017
Computing the Body: Disability and Early Microcomputers in America, Denver, CO, American Studies Association Conference, 2016
No Body Around: Posthuman Fantasies during the Personal Computer Revolution, William and Mary Graduate Research Symposium, 2016
Personal Computing to Success: Childhood in Late-Capitalism, Chicago, IL, Social Science History Association Conference, 2016
The Computer Invades the Home: Popular Media and the Domestic Crisis, Las Vegas, NV, Far West Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association, 2016
The Cloud Takes Up Space: Assessing Materiality in the Digital Humanities, Charleston, SC, Data Driven: Digital Humanities in the Library, 2014
The Need to Reconceptualize the Ontology of Digital Humanities Praxis, Houston, Texas, Texas Digital Humanities Consortium Conference, 2014
Large Scale Data Analysis in Emotional History: A Case Study of the American Civil War, Hannover, Germany, Herrenhausen Conference: “Digital Humanities Revisited—Challenges and Opportunities in the Digital Age,” 2013
Black Western Films in the 1930s: Racial Subversion and Economics, Madison, WI, Film and History Conference, 2013
Family Wages and Innocence: Parental Perceptions of the Children’s Exodus during the Lawrence Strike of 1912, New Orleans, LA, LSU Graduate History Conference, 2012
Understanding High Scores in the Video Arcade, Milwaukee, WI, Midwest Popular Culture Association Conference, 2011
Dropping the Anchor: An Assessment of Race Relations in East Biloxi, Biloxi, MS, Returning to Katrina Conference, 2010
Crosby Memorial Hospital: A Case Study in Disaster Resilience, Biloxi, MS, Next Katrina Conference, 2009
Publications
Articles

"Data Assemblages: A Call to Conceptualize Materiality in the Academic Ecosystem," Digital Humanities Quarterly 9, no. 2, 2015

"Dropping the Anchor: An Assessment of Race Relations in East Biloxi during Hurricane Katrina." Global Horizons 4, no. 2, Fall 2011

"The Development and Application of a Screen Scraping Program in New Media Studies," Gnovis 9, no. 3, Summer 2011

Education
Ph.D., College of William and Mary 2018
American Studies
M.A., George Mason University 2011
History
B.A., University of Southern Mississippi 2010
History (Summa Cum Laude)
Contact Information
338 Boatwright Library
(804) 289-8258
Areas of Expertise
American Studies
Digital Humanities
New Media Studies
Cultural and Intellectual History