Earhart, Amy. “Can Information Be Unfettered? Race and the New Digital Humanities Canon.” Debates in the Digital Humanities (2012): 309-318. Online.
Wernimont, Jacqueline. “Whence Feminism? Assessing Feminist Interventions in Digital Literary Archives.” Digital Humanities Quarterly 7.1 (2013). http://www.digitalhumanities.org/dhq/vol/7/1/000156/000156.html
Bowker, Geoffrey C., and Susan Leigh Star. “Chapter 9: Categorical Work and Boundary Infrastructures: Enriching Theories of Classification.” Sorting things out: Classification and its consequences. MIT press, 2000. 285-326. http://lexus.ischool.utexas.edu/Winget_Megan/2010/Fall/INF381/Readings/BowkerStar_SortingChaps9-10.pdf
Explore, with particular attention to how identity is framed/accessed/searched:
Hawkins, Ann. “Disabling Labelling.” http://www.pechakucha.org/presentations/disabling-labelling (pecha kucha: 6.5 minutes)
A Celebration of Women Writers. http://digital.library.upenn.edu/women/writers.html
Women Writers Online (access through Library)
Orlando: Women’s Writing in the British Isles from the Beginnings to the Present. (through Library)
The Real Faces of White Australia. Sherratt, Tim. http://invisibleaustralians.org/faces/
Recommended background reading (optional):
Brown, Susan, Patricia Clements, and Isobel Grundy. “Sorting Things In: Feminist knowledge representation and changing modes of scholarly production.” Women’s Studies International Forum. Vol. 29. No. 3. Pergamon, 2006.
Garrett, Jeffrey. “KWIC and Dirty? Human cognition and the claims of full-text searching.” Journal of Electronic Publishing 9.1 (2006).