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Digital Classicist London, summer 2018

Digital Classicist London 2018 Institute of Classical Studies Fridays at 16:30 in room 234*, Senate House south block, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU (*except June 1 & 15, room G21A) ALL WELCOME Seminars will be screencast on the Digital Classicist … Continue reading

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Seminar: Digital Restoration of Herculaneum Papyri (Oxford, Mar 15, 2018)

The University of Kentucky’s Digital Restoration Initiative & Chellgren Center for Undergraduate Excellence present Prof. W. Brent Seales: Reading the Invisible Library: The Digital Restoration of Herculaneum Papyri From the inner wraps of carbonized scrolls, to the fused and buckled … Continue reading

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CFP Digital Classicist London, summer 2018 seminar

The Digital Classicist invites proposals for the summer 2018 seminar series, which will run on Friday afternoons in June and July in the Institute of Classical Studies, Senate House, London. We would like to see papers that address the tension … Continue reading

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EpiDoc & EFES training workshop, London April 9–13, 2018

We invite applications for a five-day training workshop in text encoding for epigraphy and papyrology, and publication of ancient texts, at the Institute of Classical Studies, University of London, April 9–13, 2018. The training will be offered by Gabriel Bodard … Continue reading

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“Digital Editions, Digital Corpora, and new Possibilities for the Humanities in the Academy and Beyond” – NEH Institute – Tufts University, July 2018

This is a second request for applications for a NEH Institute at Tufts University in July 2018. Deadline is February 1st. The Perseus Digital Library at Tufts University invites applications to “Digital Editions, Digital Corpora, and new Possibilities for the … Continue reading

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Digital Classicist Seminar Berlin 2017/18

We are delighted to announce that the programme for this year’s Digital Classicist Seminar Berlin 2017/18 is now available. You can find it online at http://de.digitalclassicist.org/berlin/seminar2017, at the bottom of this email or as a ready-to-print poster. The seminar series will … Continue reading

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OEDUc: Disambiguating EDH person RDF working group

One of the working groups at the Open Epigraphic Data Unconference (OEDUc) meeting in London (May 15, 2017) focussed on disambiguating EDH person RDF. Since the Epigraphic Database Heidelberg (EDH) has made all of its data available to download in … Continue reading

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OEDUc: EDH and Pelagios location disambiguation Working Group

From the beginning of the un-conference, an interest in linked open geodata seemed to be shared by a number of participants. Moreover, an attention towards gazetteers and alignment appeared among the desiderata for the event, expressed by the EDH developers. … Continue reading

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OEDUc: recommendations for EDH person-records in SNAP RDF

At the first meeting of the Open Epigraphic Data Unconference (OEDUc) in London in May 2017, one of the working groups that met in the afternoon (and claim to have completed our brief, so do not propose to meet again) … Continue reading

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Global Philology Workshop Week in Leipzig

Within the framework of the BMBF funded Global Philology Planning Project, we would like to announce three workshops that will be taking place at the University of Leipzig in the next two weeks: Linguistic Annotation and Philology Workshop, July 6-7, 2017 Florilegia: … Continue reading

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Pleiades sprint on Pompeian buildings

Monday the 26th of June, from 15 to 17 BST, Pleiades organises an editing sprint to create additional URIs for Pompeian buildings, preferably looking at those located in Regio I, Insula 8. Participants will meet remotely on the Pleiades IRC … Continue reading

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OEDUc: EDH and Pelagios NER working group

Participants:  Orla Murphy, Sarah Middle, Simona Stoyanova, Núria Garcia Casacuberta Report: https://github.com/EpiDoc/OEDUc/wiki/EDH-and-Pelagios-NER The EDH and Pelagios NER working group was part of the Open Epigraphic Data Unconference held on 15 May 2017. Our aim was to use Named Entity Recognition … Continue reading

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Open Epigraphic Data Unconference report

Last month, a dozen or so scholars met in London (and were joined by a similar number via remote video-conference) to discuss and work on the open data produced by the Epigraphic Database Heidelberg. (See call and description.) Over the … Continue reading

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Digital Classicist London seminar 2017 programme

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 … Continue reading

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Open Epigraphic Data Unconference, London, May 15, 2017

Open Epigraphic Data Unconference 10:00–17:00, May 15, 2017, Institute of Classical Studies This one-day workshop, or “unconference,” brings together scholars, historians and data scientists with a shared interest in classical epigraphic data. The event involves no speakers or set programme … Continue reading

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