E-Humanities Seminar

Course Name
E-Humanities Seminar

Prof. Gregory R. Crane

Class Meetings
Paulinum P-801
Tuesdays 15:15-16:45


Target group
Inf.Master (1. Sem.),  Inf.BDH (3. Sem.), Inf.Master (3. Sem.)

Syllabus WS 2016/2017

  • October 10, 2016: Marco Büchler, Emily Franzini, Greta Franzini and Maria Moritz (University of Göttingen), Introduction to Historical Text Reuse Detection: The electronic Text Reuse Acquisition Project (eTRAP)
  • October 18, 2016: Benjamin Kiessling  and Maxim Romanov (University of Leipzig), Neural Networks for Arabic Optical Character Recognition
  • October 25, 2016: Maryam Foradi (University of Leipzig), Lifelong Reading of Classical Poetry through a Citizen Science Project
  • November 1, 2016: Vanessa and Bob Gorman (University of Nebraska-Lincoln), Approaching Questions of Text Reuse in Ancient Greek History using Computational Syntactic Stylometry
  • November 8, 2016: Eleni Bozia (University of Florida), Computerizing the Classics: How We Can Measure Ancient Oratory                       
  • November 15, 2016: Matthew Munson (University of Leipzig), Applying NLP Technology to Existing Humanities Problems: Distributional Semantics and the New Testament
  • November 22, 2016: Marcel Mernitz (University of Leipzig), Digital Hill: Project Presentation and Work in Progress
  • November 29, 2016: Thibault Clèrice (University of Leipzig), Building an Infrastructure for Texts
  • December 6, 2016: Chiara Palladino and Masoumeh Seyidi (University of Leipzig), Geospatial Research applied to Pre-Modern Sources  
  • December 13, 2016: Tariq Yousef (University of Leipzig), TBD
  • December 20, 2016: Filip Sarič (University of Zagreb), TBD
  • January 10, 2017: Tariq Yousef (University of Leipzig), Text alignment
  • January 17, 2017: Mike Mertens (DARIAH-EU), Digital Infrastructure for the Humanities
  • January 24, 2017: Jakob Epler (DARIAH-EU), Communication Strategies for Large, Distributed, International Projects: the Example of DARIAH-EU
  • January 31, 2017: Maciej Eder (Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN), Stylometry
  • February 2, 2017: Elton Barker (The Open University), Linking the Places of Our Past