The Alliance for Networking Visual Culture

Scalar Workshops in full swing at Society meetings.

  Scalar workshops have been well integrated into the winter line-up of scholarly society meetings.  In January, longtime Scalar collaborator Jentery Sayers led a hands-on Scalar workshop at the DH Commons pre-conference event at the MLA in Boston.  In February, Micha Cardenas led the 2nd annual workshop at the College Art Association Conference in New…

McPherson presents ANVC/SCALAR at JISC-CNI Meeting

In July, ANVC Lead PI Tara McPherson presented the work of ANVC in a keynote talk at a joint meeting of JISC and CNI.   According to JISC’s website, “the two organizations gathered thought-leading experts from across the globe at a horizon-scanning event. They explored how institutions need to respond to the changes in scholarly communications…

Visual Culture Scholar Nick Mirzoeff publishes “We Are All Children of Algeria” using Scalar

ANVC is excited to partner with Duke University Press in the launch of Nicholas Mirzoeff’s “We Are All Children of Algeria: Visuality and Countervisuality 1954-2011,” a digital extension of his recent book The Right to Look: A Counterhistory of Visuality. Mirzoeff began this project as part of an NEH Summer Institute at USC. In it,…

The Alliance for Networking Visual Culture

The Alliance for Networking Visual Culture was created with the generous support of the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.