Presentations

Digital Humanities presentations are show-and-tell programs created with software that adds interactivity and multimedia for an immersive learning experience.  They can be built to operate with a real-life presenter or in standalone, “kiosk” mode.  In general, DH presentation projects teach students...

  • How to use multimedia to bolster or clarify an argument
  • How to use pacing, transitions, and audio expressiveness to good effect
  • How practice and rehearsal contribute to a successful presentation

Recommended tools

  • Microsoft PowerPoint—PowerPoint is a well-established, feature-rich, video-ready presentation tool
  • Prezi–Prezi is a flexible, spatially organized presentation tool

Teaching materials