Introduction: Research Foundations for Understanding Books and Reading in the Digital Age: Text and Beyond

  • Constance Crompton University of Victoria
  • Raymond Siemens University of Victoria




Author Biographies

Constance Crompton, University of Victoria
Constance Crompton is a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Electronic Textual Cultures Laboratory here at the University of Victoria where she works on a social edition of the Devonshire Manuscript.  She is a digital humanist with research interests in scholarly editing, queer history, and Victorian popular and visual culture.  Her work has been published in Nineteenth-Century Gender Studies and the Victorian Review.
Raymond Siemens, University of Victoria
Canada Research Chair in Humanities Computing and Distinguished Professor in the Faculty of Humanities at the University of Victoria, in English with cross appointment in Computer Science.