Dissemination

Publications About Mandala

Ruecker, Stan, Milena Radzikowska, and Stéfan Sinclair. (2011). Visual Interface Design for Digital Cultural Heritage: A Guide to Rich-Prospect Browsing. Farnham, Surrey: Ashgate Publishing.
http://www.ashgate.com/isbn/9781409404224

Sinclair, Stéfan, Stan Ruecker, Sandra Gabriele, Matt Patey, Matt Gooding, Chris Vitas, and Bartosz Bajer. “Meditating on a Mandala in Class: Studying Shakespeare’s Plays with a Visual Exploration Tool for XML Texts”. Media | Pedagogy | Culture. May 2011.
http://mcp.educ.ubc.ca/v15n01BornDigital_Article01_Sinclair_Ruecker_Gabriele_Patey
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Gainor, Rhiannon, Stéfan Sinclair, Stan Ruecker, Matt Patey, and Sandra Gabriele. “A Mandala Browser User Study: Visualizing XML Versions of Shakespeare’s Plays.” Visible Language 43(1),
60-85. 2009.
http://visiblelanguagejournal.com/web/abstracts/abstract/a_mandala_browser_user
_study_visualizing_xml_versions_of_shakespeares_plays

Ruecker, Stan. “Rich-prospect Browsing Interfaces.” In Encyclopedia of Multimedia Technology and Networking. 2nd Edition. Ed. Margherita Pagani. Idea Group International. 2008. pp. 1240-1248.

Ruecker, Stan. “Experimental Interfaces Involving Visual Grouping During Browsing.” Partnership: the Canadian Journal of Library and Information Practice and Research. 1(1). 2006.

Publications Using Mandala

Brown, Susan, Stan Ruecker, Jeffery Antoniuk, Sharon Farnel, Matt Gooding, Stéfan Sinclair, Matt Patey, and Sandra Gabriele. “Reading Orlando with the Mandala Browser: A Case Study in Algorithmic Criticism via Experimental Visualization.” Digital Studies/Le champ numérique. 1(4), 2011.
http://www.digitalstudies.org/ojs/index.php/digital_studies/article/view/191/237

Brown, Susan, Stan Ruecker, Milena Radzikowska, Matt Patey, Stéfan Sinclair, Jeffery Antoniuk, Sharon Farnel, and Isobel Grundy. “Visualizing Varieties of Association in Orlando.” Proceedings of the Chicago Colloquium on Digital Humanities and Computer Science. 1(1). 2009.
https://letterpress.uchicago.edu/index.php/jdhcs/article/view/7

Presentations About Mandala

Ruecker, Stan. “Impact of the Institute for Digital Humanities, Media, & Culture.” Invited presentation at Texas A&M. Feb 24, 2011.

Ruecker, Stan. “Design and Humanities Computing.” Invited presentation at Reading University. Oct 14, 2010.

Ruecker, Stan. “The Responsibilities of the Designer in Experimental Interface Research.” Invited presentation at the Institute of Design, Illinois Institute of Technology. Oct 26, 2010.

Ruecker, Stan. “The Ocular Proof: Humanities Visualization in Action.” Invited presentation at King’s College London. Sept 9, 2010.

Ruecker, Stan. “Interactive Visualization for the Humanities.” Invited presentation at the iSchool. University of Toronto. June 3, 2010.

Ruecker, Stan and Susan Liepert. “Recent Developments in Humanities Visualization.” Invited presentation at the Academy of Fine Arts. Krakow, Poland. Nov 9, 2010.

Ruecker, Stan. “Computing and the Humanities.” Invited presentation at the Department of Computing Science Open House. University of Alberta. Oct 17, 2009.

Ruecker, Stan. “Humanities Visualization for Teaching and Research: Affordance and Prospect.” Invited Opening Address at the 2009 Digital Literacy Summer Institute. University of British Columbia. July 6, 2009.

Ruecker, Stan. “From SQL to Mandalas, From Spreadsheets to Oil & Water: The Practice of Humanities Interface Design.” Invited presentation at the second symposium of TRUTH: Teaching and Research Using Technology in the Humanities. University of Victoria. April 3, 2009.

Ruecker, Stan. “Computing and the Humanities.” Invited presentation at the Department of Computing Science Open House. University of Alberta. Oct 25, 2008.

Ruecker, Stan. “Humanities Computing: Arts for the Next 100 years.” Invited presentation at the University of Alberta Open House. Sept 15, 2008.

Ruecker, Stan. “18 Research Projects in Humanities Visualization.” Invited presentation to the first Edmonton City Pecha Kucha Night. Edmonton Next Gen. May 1, 2008.

Ruecker, Stan. “Humviz, NORA, and MONK: Supporting User Experiments with Digital Collections.” Community-Engaged Research 08: Annual Showcase and Conference. Edmonton, Alberta. March 14, 2008.

Ruecker, Stan. “Experimental Interfaces for the Dynamic Visual Grouping of Data During Browsing.” Invited paper for Access 2006. Library Technology Conference. Ottawa, Ontario. Oct 11-14, 2006. Invited as the “Annual David Binkley Paper on Emerging Technology Award”, sponsored by Gibson Library Connections.

Cheypesh, Oksana, Constanza Pacher, Sandra Gabriele, Stéfan Sinclair, Drew Paulin and Stan Ruecker. “Centering the mind and calming the heart: mandalas as interfaces.” Paper presented at the Society for Digital Humanities (SDH/SEMI) conference. York University, Toronto. May 29-31, 2006.

Ruecker, Stan. “Pattern finding in large text collections: making life easier for EFS scholars.” March 14, 2006. University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB.

Ruecker, Stan. “Visual Arrangement of Content in Rich-Prospect Browsing Interfaces.” Invited paper for Access 2005. Library Technology Conference. Edmonton, Alberta. Oct 17-8, 2005.

Ruecker, Stan. “Affordances of Prospect in Computer Interfaces.” Aug 27, 2005. Rock Hill, South Carolina: Department of Art and Design, Winthrop University.

Presentations Using Mandala

Organisciak, Peter, Geoffrey Rockwell, and Stan Ruecker. “The Day of DH.” Paper presented at the Digital Humanities 2010 conference. King’s College London, July 7-11, 2010.

Brown, Susan, Jeffery Antoniuk, Mike Bauer, Jenn Berberich, Milena Radzikowska, Stan Ruecker, and Terence Yung. “How Do You Visualize a Million Links?” Paper presented at the Digital Humanities 2010 conference. King’s College London, July 7-11, 2010.

Wynne, Maryanne, Stan Ruecker, Thomas M. Nelson, Melissa Schlachter, Waleed Albakry, Michael Strong, Michael Lewcio, and Michael Plouffe. “Emotion and the Other: A Mandala Study of Children’s Memories of Dreams and Waking Events.” Paper presented at the Society for Digital Humanities/ Société pour l’étude des médias interactifs annual conference at the 2010 Congress of the Social Sciences and Humanities, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec. May 31-June 2, 2010.

Rockwell, Geoffrey, Stan Ruecker, Peter Organisciak, Megan Meredith-Lobay, Kamal Ranaweera, Julianne Nyhan. “What do we say about ourselves? An analysis of the Day of DH 2009 data.” Paper presented at the Society for Digital Humanities/ Société pour l’étude des médias interactifs annual conference at the 2010 Congress of the Social Sciences and Humanities, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec. May 31-June 2, 2010.

Uszkalo, Kirsten C. and Stan Ruecker. “Conjuring and Transmogrifying: A Review of Two Digital Tools in the Context of Studying Early Modern Witchcraft Trials.” Paper presented at the Society for Digital Humanities/ Société pour l’étude des médias interactifs annual conference at the 2009 Congress of the Social Sciences and Humanities, Carleton University, Ottawa, Ontario. May 25-27, 2009.

Brown, Susan, Patricia Clements, Isobel Grundy, Stan Ruecker, Jeffery Antoniuk, Sharon Balazs, Stéfan Sinclair and Matt Patey. “Thinking Beyond the Text: Using the Mandala Browser to Explore Orlando.” Paper presented at the Society for Digital Humanities/ Société pour l’étude des médias interactifs annual conference at the 2008 Congress of the Social Sciences and Humanities, University of British Columbia. June 2-3, 2008.