Andrew W. Mellon Fellows at Price Lab for Digital Humanities

Prof. Nicky Agate in a black shirt and gold hoop earings
Nicky Agate

Assistant University Librarian for Research Data & Digital Scholarship, University of Pennsylvania

Nicky Agate has spent her career exploring the possibilities of open and ethical publishing models; championing the redefinition of scholarly praxis; and rethinking evaluation and assessment in...

Natascha Barac

Junior, Physics and English, University of Pennsylvania

Natascha is a junior at the University of Pennsylvania double majoring in Physics and English, and, accordingly, she’s interested in the ways that culture and science continuously inform each...

Laura Eckstein
Laura Eckstein

Fourth Year Ph.D. Candidate, History

Laura Newman Eckstein is a fouth-year Ph.D. student in history at the University of Pennsylvania. Her studies focus on Jews in the Atlantic world (17th-19th centuries) with specific interests in...

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Angelina Eimannsberger

Ph.D. Candidate, Comparative Literature

Angelina Eimannsberger is a graduate student in the Comparative Literature department at the University of Pennsylvania. Eimannsberger's research focuses on contemporary US women writers, novels...

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Jared Farmer

Professor and Chair of Graduate Studies, Department of History, University of Pennsylvania

Jared Farmer is Professor and Chair of Graduate Studies, Department of History, University of Pennsylvania. An environmental historian, Farmer has temporal expertise in the long nineteenth century...

Cecilia González Godino

Ph.D. candidate, Hispanic Studies, University of Pennsylvania

Cecilia González Godino is a second-year Ph.D. student whose research is focused on the analysis of contemporary visual art in the Caribbean from other, non-hegemonical frameworks, such as...

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Emily Hammer

Assistant Professor, Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations Department, University of Pennsylvania

Emily Hammer is an archaeologist and Assistant Professor in the Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations Department. She has worked in Turkey, Azerbaijan, the UAE, Afghanistan, and Iraq on both...

May Hathaway

Freshman, Computer Science and Linguistics, University of Pennsylvania

May Hathaway is a freshman at the University of Pennsylvania studying Computer Science and Linguistics. Her Summer 2022 project investigates Letterboxd users' rating curves and common shapes in...

Emma Herndon

Junior, English, University of Pennsylvania

Emma Herndon is a rising junior at the University of Pennsylvania where she is majoring in English, with minors in Linguistics and French. As a Summer Fellow at the Price Lab, she is working on...

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Cassandra Hradil

Digital Humanities Specialist

Cassandra serves as a liaison between the Center for Research Data & Digital Scholarship in the library and the Price Lab for Digital Humanities. She specializes in managing and supporting...

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Amanda Licastro

Emerging and Digital Literacy Designer, University of Pennsylvania

Dr. Amanda Licastro (she/her) is the Emerging and Digital Literacy Designer at the University of Pennsylvania, responsible for providing instructional design support in collaboration with other...

Jessa Lingel
Jessa Lingel

Associate Professor, Communication, University of Pennsylvania

Jessa Lingel is an associate professor at the Annenberg School for Communication and core faculty in the ...

Anne Luther
Anne Luther

Founder and Director of the Institute for Digital Heritage and Principal Investigator, Digital Benin

Dr. Anne Luther is a specialist for digital heritage and a digital humanities scholar. Her work applies technology, design and humanities research for the interaction, exploration and opening of...

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Chris Mustazza

Co-Director, PennSound Archive; IT Director, Penn's School of Arts & Science

Chris Mustazza is Co-Director of the PennSound Archive, IT Director in Penn's School of Arts & Sciences, and lecturer in English. His work focuses on experimental digital analyses of poetry...

Olga Nechaeva
Olga Nechaeva

Ph.D. Candidate, Russian and East European Studies

Olga received her MA in Comparative Studies and Russian Literature from the National Research University Higher School of Economics (Moscow) in 2018. Her master thesis was devoted to the study of...

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Zita C. Nunes

Associate Professor, English, University of Pennsylvania

Zita C. Nunes, Associate Professor of English, teaches and conducts research in the area of African American/African Diaspora literatures from a pan-African and multilingual perspective.The author...

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J.D. Porter

Digital Humanities Specialist

J.D. Porter is a DH Project Specialist at the Price Lab. He received his PhD in English from Stanford University in 2017 and then worked as the Associate/Technical Director at the Stanford...

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Ali M. Rahman

Lecturer, Critical Writing Program, University of Pennsylvania

Dr. Ali M. Rahman is a Lecturer in the Critical Writing Program at the University of Pennsylvania. Ali completed his Ph.D. at UC Santa Barbara focusing on Islamic oral traditions and education in...

Joshua Reason

Ph.D. candidate, Africana Studies, University of Pennsylvania

Joshua K. Reason (they/them) is a doctoral student and William Fontaine Fellow in Africana Studies at Penn. They combine performance, geography, and ethnography within their research to detail the...

LIandra Si

Ph.D. Candidate, English

Liandra is currently a 5th year PhD student with the Penn English department. Her dissertation focuses on Caribbean literature of the long 18th century, especially as it concerns forests and non-...

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Whitney Trettien

Assistant Professor, English, University of Pennsylvania

Whitney Trettien is a scholar, teacher, and assistant professor of English at the University of Pennsylvania. Her work explores the deep history of literary technologies, from early printed books...

Rawad Wehbe

Ph.D. candidate, Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations, University of Pennsylvania

Rawad Wehbe studies Arabic poetry, poetics, and literary theory. His dissertation examines the mukhaḍramūn—a generation of poets who lived between the pre-Islamic and Islamic era—focusing on the...