Portfolio

A selection of writing and digital projects that I have worked on.

Audio Projects:

The Voices of Villanova’s Veterans – oral history project. Executive producer. (February 2019 – March 2022.)

Mail Call: a podcast of news, letters, and stories from the Great War. Executive producer and narrator. (June 2014 – February 2019.)

Mittie’s Storytime – audio editions of dime novel fiction. Executive producer and narrator. (May 2013 – August 2014.)

Blog Samples:

Walter Wallace Jr and West Philly History. Falvey Memorial Library Blog, October 2020.

Black Lives Matter: Resources from Falvey Library and Beyond. Falvey Memorial Library Blog, September 2020.

Diversity and Inclusion Subject Guide: LGBTQ+ Resources for Pride Month. Falvey Memorial Library Blog, June 2020.

Coming soon to a public domain near you! Falvey Memorial Library Blog, December 2019.

How we spent our summer vacations. Falvey Memorial Library Blog, November 2015.

Recuerdos de Filipinas — Memories of the Philippines. Falvey Memorial Library Blog, June 2015.

Frank R. Steed in WWI Paris. Falvey Memorial Library Blog, June 2013; and a sequel: Ghost hunting in Paris. Falvey Memorial Library Blog, January 2014.

eBook available: The bride of the tomb; and, Queenie’s terrible secret. Falvey Memorial Library Blog, March 2013.

The unexpected delights of old letters. Falvey Memorial Library Blog, August 2011.

“One of these days how ridiculous will all this appear.” Falvey Memorial Library Blog, June 2010.

Digital Exhibits:

“That Fairyland of Ice”: Polar Exploration in Mind and Memory. Co-curator. January 2022.

“Scraps for Keeps”: Scrapbooks and Photo Albums from Distinctive Collections. Curator. December 2019.

Rambles, Sketches, Tours: Travellers & Tourism in Ireland. Curator. October 2010.

Digital Scholarship Projects:

The Ardmore Project and Changing Landscapes. Project manager and library digital humanities liaison. Fall 2013; Spring 2015.

Essays:

The History of the Ordinary. Co-authored. The Public Domain Review, January 2014.

Interviews:

Laura Bang on classroom digital humanities projects at Villanova University, Voices of the Past. Hosted by Jeffery Guin. July 2014.

Episode 39: Laura Bang!, Circulating Ideas. Hosted by Steve Thomas. February 2014.