Alex Galarza

How do you Define DH?

A movement focusing on the incorporation of technology into scholarship whose center of gravity can be found between the humanities and social sciences.


Michigan State University


I am a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of History at Michigan State University whose research examines soccer clubs and urban life in Buenos Aires during the 20th century. I will be in Buenos Aires for most of 2013 doing dissertation research made possible by a Fulbright IIE Award and a João Havelange Research Scolarship. I am also the co-founder of the Football Scholars Forum, a soccer think-tank that collaborates online to discsuss and develop fútbol scholarship. I am also the co-editor of, a blog and podcast for graduate students, by graduate students.