Onglets principaux

Workshop: Roman Republican Trials: a Digital Edition. University College London, Friday 19th February 2016, 2-6.30pm.
Final session:
5.10 Alice Borgna (University of Piemonte Orientale, Italy), ‘Let’s go digital: Classics and Digital Humanities, some case-studies.’
5.50 Michael Sperberg-McQueen...

The debate on the authorship of the texts by the Ancient Greek authors is as old as the formation of Greek literary culture itself. Naturally, this debate has always known an important methodological dimension. Although the systematic study of the language and style of the Greek classics has...

In recent times, several methodological approaches have been used to analyse the Roman transport. Some of them had very traditional archaeological backgrounds (ancient sources, pottery distribution). However, this project is based on the analysis of Roman infrastructures to understand the...

Das Feld der Linguistik ist in den Digital Humanities seit dessen Anfängen von großer Bedeutung. Ob die abstrakten Strukturen der Informationstechnik den Sprachstrukturen besonders leicht nahe kamen, ob die Datenmengen die Verwendung von Computern interessant machten, oder ob hier noch ganz...

After historical research has applied to the visual aspects of human perception for a long time now, as of recently the investigation of acoustic matters arouse an increased scientific interest too.1 So far still largely unresearched has been the concrete speech situation in premodern times...

This paper presents a hybrid learning experience shared between three countries, Italy, Croatia, and Canada. In this project, an editing environment (using WebGL, PHP, HTML5, SVG, JPEG) allowed Latin-less undergraduate students to provide data about a large and challenging epigraphical corpus.

In a first stage of the project on Theban witnesses in Demotic documents, we illustrated social network analysis and data visualisation as a technique for identifying and disambiguating historic actors in a large dataset. This next phase will present you with an example of how historical...

Throughout Greek and Roman history, naval warfare played a prominent role. Gaining, exerting and contesting sea power was an important characteristic of many a conflict from the Archaic period right down to Late Antiquity; indeed, from the Persian to the Punic wars, contesting control of the sea...

Philology is the aggregate of those practices by which we exploit the linguistic record to engage culture perspectives that are distant from us in time, space, and/or perspective. Whether we are exploiting post-colonial theory, corpus linguistics, or some aspect of the cognitive and brain...

The study of intertextuality in Classical poetry often presents itself as a specialized case of text-reuse detection: commentaries and other close readings of a work concern themselves with the identification and exegesis of phrases borrowed from earlier texts. Yet it has long been understood...

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