Digital History Directory

The field of digital history is growing as scholars begin to work with digital technologies to present their work, reach audiences, and test theories. The field is broad, including historians from a wide array of subfields and areas of study. Our goal here is to allow scholars to get in contact with each other and learn of new work and projects. Browse the directory or search by last name, institution, or field.

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Edward L. Ayers

University of Richmond
President, University of Richmond

Contact Information

Homepage: homepage



William G. Thomas; Anne S. Rubin; Andrew Torget; Scott Nelson

Research Areas

19th Century U.S.; U.S. South; Civil War


Ayers is the author of several books, including The Promise of the New South (1992) and In the Presence of Mine Enemies (2003), and was the founding executive directory of the Virginia Center for Digital History as well as the co-founder of the Institute for Advanced Technology in the Humanities.

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