UT Libraries News

Erin Elizabeth Smith Named Writer-in-Residence

Erin Elizabeth Smith, poet, professor, and creative director for Sundress Academy for the Arts at Firefly Farms, will serve as the Jack E. Reese Writer-in-Residence at UT for the 2016-17 academic year.

Digital Humanities: Tom Scheinfeldt to Speak Friday

Digital media and design expert Tom Scheinfeldt, who was managing director of the groundbreaking September 11 Digital Archive project, will speak at the Illuminations Digital Humanities Series at 3:00 p.m. Friday, April 22.

Ashley Maynor Named “Mover and Shaker” in Library World

Digital humanities librarian Ashley Maynor has been named a “mover and shaker” in the library world. In its March 15 issue, Library Journal profiled fifty-four up-and-coming information professionals who are shaping the future of libraries. Maynor was recognized as a tech leader for developing new ways for university scholars to share their research in innovative digital forms, as well as helping grieving communities to confront gun violence through transmedia storytelling.