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Fragmentary Texts at the DH-Case conference 2013

We are very pleased to announce the program of the DH-Case Conference 2013 (Florence – Sept. 10, 2013), where we are going to present a paper on annotating text re-uses of fragmentary authors: Bridget Almas and Monica Berti, “Perseids Collaborative Platform for Annotating Text Re-Uses of Fragmentary Authors”. In DH-Case 2013. Collaborative Annotations in Shared Environments: metadata, […]

New Courses on Digital Philology at the University of Leipzig

From Gregory Crane (Alexander von Humboldt Professor of Digital Humanities – Department of Computer Science – University of Leipzig & Professor of Classics – Tufts University) October 2013 – January 2014: Overview of Digital Philology (5 credits) April – July 2014: Current Topics in Digital Philology (10 credits) [Please re-circulate] *Research assistantships for enrolled students are available to students […]

Mellon funds Perseids Platform

We are very pleased to post the announcement of new support from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation for the development of the Perseids Platform, which includes also the Fragmentary Texts Demo and Fragmentary Author Workflows:

Opportunity for Ancient Greek and Latin Graduate Students: Research Participation

Posted on behalf of the Department of Government, Harvard University. We are seeking motivated graduate students who study Latin and/or Ancient Greek for a paid part-time research position.  We are developing ways to apply new computerized methods to aid in the discovery of new ideas – a form of computer-assisted insight creation, reading, or discovery.  Team members will learn […]

Announcing the Perseus Catalog, release 1.0

The Perseus Digital Library is pleased to announce the 1.0 Release of the Perseus Catalog. The Perseus Catalog is an attempt to provide systematic catalog access to at least one online edition of every major Greek and Latin author (both surviving and fragmentary) from antiquity to 600 CE. Still a work in progress, the catalog currently includes 3,679 […]

Workshop: SAWS Methodology and Fragmentary Texts

28th May 2013 Council Room, King’s College London This is the second in a series of workshops sponsored by the Sharing Ancient Wisdoms Project; it has been convened by Alexandra Trachsel, Marie Curie Fellow in the Centre for Hellenic Studies. The aim is to present the problems in the analysis and presentation of fragmentary texts, […]

Gregory R. Crane: Humanities Go Digital

Jobs at the Humboldt Chair in Digital Humanities

Jobs at the Humboldt Chair in Digital Humanities University of Leipzig [Please re-post] In February 2013, the Humboldt Chair of Digital Humanities announced possible jobs. Funding from the European Social Fund has now been finalized ( and we are pleased to announce two positions: one for someone to supervise systems and text processing workflow; the […]

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