Degree Institution Field Dates PhD Wayne State University English 2014 MA Wayne State University English 2010 BA Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais English 2006
Areas of Expertise
- 16th-17th Century British Literature
History of the Book
Articles in Field Of Expertise
Silva, Andie. "Mediated Technologies: Locating Non-Authorial Agency in Printed and Digital Texts." History of European Ideas. 42.5 2016: 607-617.
Silva, Andie. ""Counterfeit Letters and Fictional Trials: Thomas More’s Utopia as Cultural Brand.”." Appositions: Studies in Renaissance/Early Modern Literature and Culture.. 9 2016: .
Silva, Andie. "Digital Literacies and Visual Rhetoric: Scaffolding a Meme-Based Assignment Sequence for Introductory Composition Classes." Journal of Interactive Technology and Pedagogy. 2016: .
Chapters in Field Of Expertise
Silva, Andie and Laura Estill. "Storing and Accessing Knowledge: Digital Tools for the Study of Early Modern Drama." Shakespeare’s Language in Digital Media: Old Words, New Tools. Forthcoming: .
Reviews in Field Of Expertise
""Lukas Erne's Shakespeare and the Book Trade." in Sixteenth Century Journal XLV.4" Winter 2015: 2 pgs.
"Play Review, “Cymbeline.” Cahiers Élisabéthains 89.1" April 2016: 3 pgs.
""Tamburlaine the Great I and II, presented the Theater for a New Audience." in Early Modern Literary Studies" 2015: 5 pgs.
Presented Papers, Lectures, and Exhibitions and Performances
" “Before you read this book": Visual Design and Multimodality in Early Modern Printed Books " December 8, 2016: ork College Provost Lecture Series.
" Growing Up DH: Encouraging Graduate Students to Become Digital Humanists " November 9, 2016: Digital Humanities: Public Humanities in New Media. Wayne State University.
" A Roundtable on Renaissance Studies and Digital Humanities " October 14, 2016: CUNY Graduate Center.
" “Planely and Truely Expounded": Navigational Paratexts and the Language of Mediation " July 18-22, 2015: Society for History of Authorship, Reading, and Publishing (SHARP).
" “Framed and clothed with variety": Narrative, Navigation, and Visual Design in John Derricke’s Image of Irelande " May 17-18, 2016: John Derricke’s Image of Irelande (1581) and Early Modern Ireland: A Symposium.
" Back to the Future: Studying Periodization and Literature in an Early Modern Card Game " January 22, 2016: CUNY Games Festival.
" Remixing the Canon: Building Digital Editions in the Undergraduate Classroom " March 31-April 2, 2016: Renaissance Society of America.
" Cataloguing Paratexts for the Early Modern Book Trade: Digital Approaches " October 16-19, 2014: Sixteenth-Century Society Conference.
Professional Honors, Prizes, Fellowships
Fellowship, CUNY Faculty Fellowship Publication Program: Spring 2017.
Fellowship, CUNY Academic Commons Faculty Fellowship: Spring 2017.
Travel Grant, William Stewart Travel Award: 2016 (for Shakespeare Association of America Convention, April 2017).
PSC-CUNY Research Award: 2015-2016.
Scholarship, Digital Humanities Summer Institute (DHSI): 2013-2015;2017.
Judith Siegel Pearson Award: Academic Essay, Wayne State University: 2014.
Graduate Student Travel Grant, Shakespeare Association of America: 2014.
Dissertation Fellowship, Humanities Center, Wayne State University: 2013.
Scholarship, Andrew W. Mellon Funded Residential Summer Workshop: “Reading Publics in Fifteenth and Sixteenth Century Europe,” University of Warwick, UK: 2012.
PSC-CUNY, Printed Paratexts Online. 07/01/2015-07/31/2016: 3495.00.
Offices Held In Professional Societies
Conference Liaison between Society for the History of Authorship, Reading, and Publishing (SHARP) and Renaissance Society of America (RSA): Fall 2016-present.
NYCDH Steering Committee: Fall 2016-present.
NYCDH Week Organizing Comittee: Fall 2016-Spring 2017.
Other Professional Activities and Public Service
Session Organizer, “To the Reader”: Early Modern Print’s Epistolary Relationships.” Renaissance Society of America.: March 31-April 2, 2017.
Chair, “John Derrick’s Image of Ireland: Texts, Paratexts, and Contexts.” Renaissance Society of America.: March 31-April 2, 2017.
Session Leader, “Access and Inclusivity” and “Intro to DH Syllabus,” THATCamp Digital Pedagogy, University of Texas: January 4, 2016.
Trending Ideas: Strategies and Solutions for Implementing Twitter in the Classroom.” Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning (CETL): November 19, 2015.
Presenter, “Intro to Shakespeare Course with Scalar.” CUNY DHI: Building a Digital Humanities Community at The City University of New York. With Afolami Fasanya.: November 10, 2015.
Session Organizer, “Reading Publics.” Renaissance Society of America. New York, NY. March 27-29, 2014: March 27-29, 2014.