Co-edited by Andreas Fickers, Pelle Snickars and Mark J. Williams
This issue of VIEW provides a critical survey of new Digital Humanities methods and tools directed toward audiovisual media. While DH as a field seems dominated by a focus on textual studies, the mandate to improve the capacities to search, discover, and study AV is clear and unquestioned. New and emergent tools are reasonably expected to change this methodological landscape within the digitally accelerated near-future.
Cover image: the significant Italian pedagogue Alberto Manzi on his famous 1960s RAI television show, as annotated with the Semantic Annotation Tool of The Media Ecology Project