Queer Digital Humanities workshop at DHSI 2017

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May 242017
 
June 11 2017
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Free, collaborative afternoon workshop associated with the Digital Humanities Summer Institute (DHSI) at the University of Victoria. Please join us to explore the intersection of LGBTQ issues and the Digital Humanities from 1:00 - 4:00 pm on Sunday, June 11. This workshop will consist of pre-...
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Digital Classsicist London 2017 seminar programme

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May 242017
 

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The Digital Classicist London 2017 seminar programme is now confirmed. Looking at the titles and abstracts, you will see that these are all Digital Humanities topics with many from international speakers and their relevance is not limited to the study of the ancient world. The full programme with abstracts is online on the DC website and listed below. The programme poster is available for download. No registration is needed.

Digital Classicist London 2017 Institute of Classical Studies

Fridays at 16:30
Room 234*, Senate House south block, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU
(*except June 16 & 23, room G34)

ALL WELCOME

Seminars will be screencast on the Digital Classicist London YouTube channel, for the benefit of those who are not able to make it in person.

Jun 2    Sarah Middle (Open University), Linked Data and Ancient World Research: studying past projects from a user perspective
Jun 9    Donald Sturgeon (Harvard University), Crowdsourcing a digital library of pre-modern Chinese
Jun 16*    Valeria Vitale et al. (Institute of Classical Studies), Recogito 2: linked data without the pointy brackets
Jun 23*    Dimitar Iliev et al. (University of Sofia “St. Kliment Ohridski”), Historical GIS of South-Eastern Europe
Jun 30    Lucia Vannini (Institute of Classical Studies), The role of Digital Humanities in Papyrology: Practices and user needs in
papyrological research  & Paula Granados García (Open University), Cultural Contact in Early Roman Spain through Linked Open Data resources
Jul 7    Elisa Nury (King’s College London), Collation Visualization: Helping Users to Explore Collated Manuscripts
Jul 14    Sarah Ketchley (University of Washington), Re-Imagining Nineteenth Century Nile Travel and Excavation for a Digital Age: The Emma B. Andrews Diary Project
Jul 21    Dorothea Reule & Pietro Liuzzo (University of Hamburg), Issues in the development of digital projects based on user    requirements. The case of Beta maṣāḥǝft
Jul 28    Rada Varga (Babeș-Bolyai University, Cluj-Napoca), Romans 1by1: Transferring information from ancient people to modern users

Full programme and the abstracts are online at:
http://www.digitalclassicist.org/wip/wip2017.html

Digital Classicist London seminar is organized by Gabriel Bodard, Simona Stoyanova and Valeria Vitale (ICS) and Simon Mahony and Eleanor Robson (UCL).

Congress 2017 HASTAC Scholars Meet-up

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May 232017
 
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May 30 2017
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Attending the Congress of the Social Sciences and Humanities in Toronto from May 27 to June 2 2017? Join us after the day’s conference proceedings on Tuesday, May 30 for dinner and conversation at the HASTAC Scholars meet-up! Date: May 30 2017 Time: 7:30 ish to 9 pm Location: To be confirmed. After...
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Digital Classicist London seminar 2017 programme

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May 232017
 

Institute of Classical Studies

Senate House, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU

Fridays at 16:30 in room 234*

Jun 2 Sarah Middle (Open University) Linked Data and Ancient World Research: studying past projects from a user perspective
Jun 9 Donald Sturgeon (Harvard University) Crowdsourcing a digital library of pre-modern Chinese
Jun 16* Valeria Vitale et al. (Institute of Classical Studies) Recogito 2: linked data without the pointy brackets
Jun 23* Dimitar Iliev et al. (University of Sofia “St. Kliment Ohridski”) Historical GIS of South-Eastern Europe
Jun 30

 

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Lucia Vannini (Institute of Classical Studies) The role of Digital Humanities in Papyrology: Practices and user needs in papyrological research

Paula Granados García (Open University) Cultural Contact in Early Roman Spain through Linked Open Data resources
Jul 7 Elisa Nury (King’s College London) Collation Visualization: Helping Users to Explore Collated Manuscripts
Jul 14 Sarah Ketchley (University of Washington) Re-Imagining Nineteenth Century Nile Travel & Excavation for a Digital Age: The Emma B. Andrews Diary Project
Jul 21 Dorothea Reule & Pietro Liuzzo (Hamburg University) Issues in the development of digital projects based on user requirements. The case of Beta maāḥǝft
Jul 28 Rada Varga (Babeș-Bolyai University, Cluj-Napoca) Romans 1by1: Transferring information from ancient people to modern users

*Except Jun 16 & 23, room G24A

digitalclassicist.org/wip/wip2017.html

Each seminar will offer an overview of the subject suitable for postgraduate students or interested colleagues in Archaeology, Classics, Digital Humanities and related fields, along with suggested reading, practical exercise and discussion topics. No advance preparation is required, but you will get the most out of these seminars if you check out the short bibliographies suggested on the programme website.

ALL WELCOME