History is No Good Reason: History, Historical Drama TV-series and Disney

tempo di lettura: 4 minuti The recent boom in the re-making of Disney’s most famous cartoons from the past century has ignited many debates on historical accuracy. Among the many arguments against the casting of Halle Bailey as the Little Mermaid, “history” figures as one of the most powerful ones – quite surprisingly considering we are dealing with Disney movies. Similar remarks have been moved … Continua a leggere History is No Good Reason: History, Historical Drama TV-series and Disney

What are Digital Humanities?

It was early spring in Uzbekistan when I was sitting at home in front of my computer with a cup of tea trying to make a decision of what I would be studying at the International College as my minor program. The offer consisted of three subjects: Sustainability, Global Asian Studies, or Digital Humanities. Few hours of “research” on the Internet didn’t really help me … Continua a leggere What are Digital Humanities?