JOAN FRAGASZY TROYANO
Research Assistant Professor
Roy Rosenzweig Center for History and New Media, George Mason University

Joan Fragaszy Troyano is a Research Assistant Professor at the Roy Rosenzweig Center for History and New Media at George Mason University. As Director of the PressForward Project (http://pressforward.org/), she is currently editing two experiments in scholarly publishing:  “Digital Humanities Now” (http://digitalhumanitiesnow.org/) and the Journal of Digital Humanities (http://journalofdigitalhumanities.org/). The PressForward project is also developing a new software platform to improve the aggregation, curation, and publication of scholarship on the open web.

Joan previously worked on the September 11 Digital Archive (http://911digitalarchive.org/) and Echo (http://echo.gmu.edu/) projects at RRCHNM. She holds a PhD in American Studies from George Washington University where she researched visual culture and public understandings of the past.

WebWise role: Facilitator