Fragmentary Texts Course in Leipzig – Fall 2013

We are very pleased to announce that a seminar on fragmentary texts is going to be run during the course Overview of Digital Philology at the University of Leipzig in Fall 2013. The seminar is part of a series of courses organised both at Tufts University and at the University of Leipzig in conjunction with Perseids: see Digital Humanities in the Classroom. The goal of this seminar is to instruct students to use and implement the Fragmentary Texts Editor, which is being developed by the Perseus Project. Here are some requirements for the seminar (see also Perseids Requirements, Fragmentary Texts Fall 2013 – Leipzig courses): The following texts need to be available online: Athenaeus, Deipnosophistae Greek – Gulick (Heinemann 1927) Greek – Kaibel 1887 English – Yonge (Bohn 1854) the Gulick translation (Heinemann 1927) is preferred but not marked up optimally for P4. Harpocration, Lexicon in decem oratores Atticos (Dindorf) Plutarch, Lives – at least Theseus (Perrin for both Greek and English) and Alexander (Perrin for both Greek and English) With the following functionality: Reading (ideally in Perseus) Searching (ideally in Perseus) Linking from read/search interface to Perseids SoSOL to automatically create an annotation targeting a specific passage of the text Automatic creation of subreference URIs from selected passage text Ability to create a new item in the Lost Content Item Collection to serve as the body or target of an annotation Annotating (identifying as target of annotation) with: Commentaries Alignments (via Alpheios Alignment Editor) Morpho-Syntactic Annotation (via Alpheios Treebank Editor) Selecting citable passages and passage subreference strings from within the SoSOL Perseids interface as the body of an annotation...