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EpiDoc and digital epigraphy workshop (London, April 29-May 4, 2019)

We invite applications for a six-day training workshop in digital and practical epigraphy at the Institute of Classical Studies, University of London, 29 April – 4 May 2019. The workshop will be organised by Gabriel Bodard (ICS) and Katherine McDonald (Exeter), with … Continue reading

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Workshop: Digital Approaches in Greek Palaeography, London, Dec 14, 2018

Call for Participation Digital Approaches in Greek Palaeography Institute of Classical Studies, University of London Room 234, Senate House, Malet Street WC1E 7HU 10:00-17:00 Friday, December 14, 2018 We invite interested scholars and colleagues to participate in a one-day discussion … 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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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: 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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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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Postdoc position: Imaging and Ancient Documents (Oxford)

Forwarded for Charles Crowther: Post-doctoral Research Assistant – Reflectance Transformation Imaging Systems for Ancient Documentary Artefacts (RTISAD) Academic-related Grade 7, Salary: £28,983.00 – £35,646.00 pro rata per annum The Reflectance Transformation Imaging Systems for Ancient Documentary Artefacts (RTISAD) project is … Continue reading

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Practical Epigraphy Workshop

Forwarded for Charlotte Tupman. Practical Epigraphy Workshop 22-24 June 2010, Great North Museum, Newcastle A Practical Epigraphy Workshop is taking place for those who are interested in developing hands-on skills in working with epigraphic material. The workshop is aimed at … Continue reading

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EpiDoc Training Sessions 2009

EpiDoc Training Sessions 2009 London 20-24 July Rome 21-25 September The EpiDoc community has been developing protocols for the publication of inscriptions, papyri, and other documentary Classical texts in TEI-compliant XML: for details see the community website at http://epidoc.sf.net. Over … Continue reading

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Archaeological and Epigraphic interchange and e-Science

Workshop at the e-Science Institute, Edinburgh, February 10-11, 2009 (see programme and registration): Rationale: The meeting will bring technical and editorial researchers participating in, or otherwise engaged with, the IOSPE (Inscriptiones Orae Septentrionalis Ponti Euxini = Ancient Inscriptions of the … Continue reading

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Digital Classicist Occasional Seminars: Lamé on digital epigraphy

For those who are not subscribed to the Digital Classicist podcast RSS, I’d like to call attention to the latest “occasional seminar” audio and slides online: Marion Lamé spoke about “Epigraphical encoding: from the Stone to Digital Edition” in the … Continue reading

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EpiDoc Summer School, 11-15 June, 2007

Over the last few years an international group of scholars has been developing a set of conventions for marking up ancient documents in XML for publication and interchange. The EpiDoc Guidelines started from the case of inscriptions, but the principles … Continue reading

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