Dr Guyda Armstrong
Senior Lecturer in Italian Studies
Guyda is the Academic lead for Digital Humanities & Senior Lecturer in Italian at The University of Manchester. With a specialisation in literary computing, she held a Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship in Early Modern Italian and New Media at Brown University (2001-03), working on the Decameron Web and later contributing to Brown’s Virtual Humanities Lab. She has worked on a number of collaborative projects with the John Rylands Library and Mimas, including the British Academy-funded Manchester Digital Dante Project and award-winning SCARLET project with Mimas, using AR in Special Collections teaching.