Hannah L Jacobs

How do you Define DH?

DH is a meta-field of study in which practices and theories are applied to topics from other humanities and social sciences disciplines.


King's College London


Hannah is pursuing an MA in Digital Humanities at King’s College London. Her background lies in English Literature and Theatre with a focus on gender studies at turn of the nineteenth century. She became interested in DH while working for the Franklin Humanities Institute at Duke University from 2011-2013. Her MA dissertation is tentatively titled “Visualizing the New Woman” and will explore the possibilities for textual analysis of New Woman writing presented by natural language processing and data visualization.