Publishing Humanities Initiative
The Franklin Humanities Institute’s Publishing Humanities Initiative (PHI) supports events and projects initiated by the FHI Humanities Labs, humanities faculty, and graduate students that provide new ways to engage in and learn about scholarly publishing, from its traditional expression in books and journals to new digital, visual, and nonlinear forms of publication. Our expansive view of publishing includes multimodal scholarship and the arts, exploring the interplay of the material and the digital in humanities research and publishing. We are also interested in the changes in humanistic thought that come with changes in the form of publication.
Our goal is to connect humanities scholars and artists, librarians and archivists, editors and publishers, technologists and documentarians from the Duke campus, the Triangle area, and beyond to reflect on the changing nature of humanities scholarship and publishing, share knowledge and encourage collaboration. The PHI is sponsored for the 2017–2018 academic year by the Office of the Provost, the FHI, the Dean of the Humanities, and the Duke Library.