Kaylen Dwyer (Scholars’ Conference Keynote Speaker)

Kaylen Dwyer

Kaylen Dwyer (she/her) is the Digital Media Specialist at the Institute for Digital Research in the Humanities at the University of Kansas where she collaborates with faculty, students, KU Libraries, and the local community at the intersection of digital technologies and the humanities. She holds an MSLIS from the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign (’20) where she worked with the HathiTrust Research Center, the Illinois Open Publishing Network, and SourceLab. Her work at KU supports growing interest in digital storytelling and public humanities with teaching and consulting on digital archives and exhibits, digital mapping, and experimental, multimodal digital editions. Her personal research interests lean toward computational approaches to DH, critical information studies, and the history of the book in its digital and analog forms.