Verona 28-30 October: Humanities and Information Technology Seminar.
You are invited to join us from 28 to 30 October at the University of Verona, for the seminar Humanities and information Technologies. An introduction to the Digital Humanities. The seminar is aimed at Ph.D students and researches who are interested in the application of digital technologies to the study of the humanities. The event is organized by Anna Bognolo (University of Verona), Domenico Fiormonte (University of Roma Tre) e Tiziana Mancinelli (university of Reading).
Here is the program:
Tuesday 28th October
4:00-5:15pm: LECTURE 1
OVERVIEW OF DIGITAL HUMANITIES: Overview of the main current national and international trends in digital humanities
5:30-7:00pm: WORKSHOP 1
Wednesday 29th October
10:00-11:15am: LECTURE 2
DOCUMENT’S DIGITAL REPRESENTATION: Introduction to text encoding and markup languages, especially XML-TEI and other advanced languages
11:30am-1:00pm: WORKSHOP 2
4:00-5:15pm: LECTURE 3
THEORIES AND TECHNIQUES OF SCHOLARLY DIGITAL EDITION: Digital editions, critical editions, text analyses, corpora, text retrieval, XML and databases (XSLT and XQuery)
5:30-7:00pm: WORKSHOP 3
Thursday 30th October
10:00-11:15am: LECTURE 4
RESEARCH IN A NETWORKED ERA: FROM OPEN ACCESS TO DIGITAL INFRASTRUCTURES: Overview of current models and initiatives in Europe and the world in the field of digital academic publishing
11:30am-1:00pm: WORKSHOP 4
DATES: 28-30 October 2014
LOCATION: University of Verona, Dpt. Lingue e Letterature straniere, Lungadige di Porta Vittoria, 41, 3719.