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

Thu, 08 Mar 2018 14:06:15 +0000

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 pages of disintegrating books, the world’s vast invisible library can finally be made visible, thanks […]

Doctoral studentship, Digital Grammar of Greek Documentary Papyri, Helsinki

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 16:08:27 +0000

Posting for Marja Vierros. Full details and applications forms at University of Helsinki site. Applications are invited for a doctoral student for a fixed term of up to 4 years, starting in the fall of 2018 to work in the University of Helsinki. The selected doctoral candidate will also need to apply for acceptance in […]

CFP Digital Classicist London, summer 2018 seminar

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 13:20:44 +0000

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 between standardisation and customisation in digital and other innovative and collaborative classics research. The seminar […]

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

Thu, 25 Jan 2018 16:00:35 +0000

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 (ICS), Martina Filosa (Köln), Simona Stoyanova (ICS) and Polina Yordanova (ICS/Sofia) and there will be […]

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

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 08:15:58 +0000

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 Humanities in the Academy and Beyond” a two-week NEH Institute for Advanced Technology in the Digital […]

Survey on Digital Humanities collaborations

Mon, 27 Nov 2017 11:36:13 +0000

Posted for Max Kemman: A distinguishing feature of DH is the collaboration between humanists and computational researchers. As part of my PhD research on digital history practices, I therefore am conducting an online survey to investigate the practices of collaboration. If you are part of a DH collaboration, I would like to kindly ask you […]

DCO 3,2 (2017) is out!

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 10:21:45 +0000

A new special issue of the Digital Classics Online journal was published a few days ago, and it contains a selection of papers presented at the Digital Classicist Seminar Berlin during its first four years (2012-2015). Table of Contents: Editorial M. Romanello, M. Trognitz, U. Lieberwirth, F. Mambrini, F. Schäfer. A Selection of Papers from […]

Digital Classicist Seminar Berlin 2017/18

Fri, 06 Oct 2017 15:16:19 +0000

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, at the bottom of this email or as a ready-to-print poster. The seminar series will start on Oct. 16 with a talk by Rebecca Kahn (HIIG Berlin) “An Introduction to Peripleo 2 […]

OEDUc: Exist-db mashup application

Wed, 02 Aug 2017 11:52:20 +0000

Exist-db mashup application working group This working group has worked to develop a demo app built with exist-db, a natively XML database which uses XQuery. The app is ugly, but was built reusing various bits and pieces in a bit less than two days (the day of the unconference and a bit of the following […]

OEDUc: Disambiguating EDH person RDF working group

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 16:15:37 +0000

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 various formats in an Open Data Repository, it is possible to extract the person data […]