What can “Sinful Sally” teach us about moral attitudes in the 18th century? Dr. Jessica Steinberg is exploring the McMaster’s collection of rare 18th-century texts to find out.
What was it like to be in the midst of an artillery barrage during World War I? Or to be a single woman living alone on the edge of a war zone? An innovative new course is teaching students how to create interactive digital story maps using archives.
Dr. Christina Baade has been awarded McMaster’s prestigious title of University Scholar, a title recognizing faculty members’ extraordinary achievements, demonstrated distinction, and impact as international scholars.
The world’s largest collection of free data is located right at our fingertips. But what’s to be done when the desired sample size is so vast it could take weeks, months or even years to collect and process via conventional Internet browsing? Enter McMaster Linguistics professor Victor Kuperman.
Banting Postdoctoral Fellow Paul Barrett wants to know why literary critics and researchers do not often consider Canadian author Austin Clarke’s novels and writing as part of the Canadian literary landscape.