Category: Featured Projects

Disposable America

Project lead: Dr. Katherine Grier Participants: undergraduate and graduate students Disposable America ( uses digital artifact biographies to explore the history of disposability and the complex relationship of Americans to their trash. The product of a graduate writing seminar… Read More


A Material Culture Database and CMCS/DH initiative, ThingStor is currently under construction. ThingStor will be an open source database intended for documenting, contextualizing, and cross-referencing iconic and lesser known cultural objects in their various artistic manifestations,… Read More