My name is Christin Washington and I am an Amherst College alum. I was raised in Brooklyn, New York, and while at Amherst, I was a Black Studies and Political Science double major. Hence my Five College Digital Humanities project and Black Studies senior thesis, Dare to Remember: A Digital Memorial of Black Brooklyn.
Lauren Tuiskula is a recent graduate of Amherst College where she earned a B.A. in English with a concentration in Digital Humanities. During her time at Amherst, she was a Five College Digital Humanities Fellow for 2016-17. She will serve as a post-baccalaureate fellow for the Amherst College English department beginning in July of 2017.
Irisdelia Garcia is a senior at Amherst College from the Bronx, NY. She is an English major concentrating in Digital Humanities and is also studying for the Multicultural Theater Certificate in the Five Colleges. Her work is focused on manufactured identities, bodies in spaces, and Puerto Rican history in relationship to technology and poetry.