Columbia's Group for Experimental Methods in the Humanities
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We support the publishing efforts of our members by a rigorous internal peer-review process.

“A Macro-Etymological Analysis of James Joyce’s A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man” published in Reading Modernism with Machines, Palgrave Macmillan, 2016
Manuscript accepted at Stanford University Press
The Sustainable Authorship Workshop publishes Tenen, Dennis, and Grant Wythoff. “Sustainable Authorship in Plain Text.” The Programming Historian.
piracyLab members Maxwell Foxman and Dennis Tenen publish “Book Piracy as Peer Preservation” in Computational Culture, no. 4.

Research teams are encouraged to seek external funding.

08/16 git-lit
Git-Lit awarded Association of Digital Humanities Organizations student travel bursary.
05/15 git-lit
Git-Lit awarded an honorable mention in the NYCDH Graudate Student Digital Project Awards 2015.
Project receives $5,000 from Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA) and Carnegie to further research on semantic analysis of conflict in microblogging platforms and hate speech.
The project has been funded with generous support from the NEH Digital Humanities Start-Up Grant Award.
BIMI selects Science Surveyor for flagship project status in 2015/16.
The project is grateful to receive generous support from the David and Helen Gurley Brown Institute for Media Innovation at Columbia University in the form of a planning grant for the academic year 2014/15.
The pilot project in Mumbai, India has been funded with generous support from the President’s Global Innovation Fund.
The project is grateful to receive generous support from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation.

Our work has recieved national and international recognition.

From the streets to programming tweets. PrisonEducation.com.
How Rikers Inmates and Columbia Students Built A Twitter Bot–With No Internet. Fast Company, Innovation Agents.
Kim Martineau wrote about the project for the Data Science Institute.
Project featured at Nieman Lab.
The team featured in the Communications of the ACM.
“These Are the 100 Most-Read Female Writers in College Classes,” Time Magazine.
Research featured in Le Monde print and online.
Sarah Laskow from Columbia Journalism Review covers piracyLab. The story was picked up by Melville House, Bookforum, and ActuaLitté.
Mark Phillipson and Dennis Tenen on “Hacking the Archive” at New Media in Education Conference 2013.

Placements are a reflection of individual achievement. The group offers support in the form of mock interviews, portfolio preparation, and application review.

Durba Mitra, a historian of sexuality in South Asia and an integral member of the xpMethod group, will join Harvard’s Committee on Degrees in Studies of Women, Gender, and Sexuality as its first full-time faculty member in the fall of 2017.
Susanna Allés Torrent joins the faculty at the University of Miami, Department of Modern Languages and Literatures.
Jonathan Reeve admitted to the Columbia English and Comparative Literature Ph.D. program.
Aaron Plasek admitted to the Columbia History Ph.D. program.