2014 - 2015 Schedule:
October 27th, JRL-122, 12:00 - 2:00pmThe Venice Time Machine Project
- Michele Petochi, Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne. Abstract available here.
November 14th, JRL A-11, 12:00 - 2:00pmStrategies for Managing Digitized Texts using the Online Cultural and Historical Research Environment (OCHRE)
- Sandra Schloen and Miller Prosser, University of Chicago. Abstract available here.
February 6th, JRL 122, 12:00 - 2:00pmDistant Reading of Closely-Read Texts: Case Studies in Computational
Research on Biblical Hebrew Poetry
- Drayton Benner (Ph.D., Near Eastern Languages & Civilizations). Abstract available here.
March 6th, TBD, 12:00 - 2:00pmAn Introduction to PhiloLogic 4
- Clovis Gladstone and Richard Whaling, ARTFL, University of Chicago
April 16th, JRL 122, 12:00 - 2:00pmBig Data in the Classical Islamic World: Encyclopedias, Anthologies, and Other Unruly Corpora
- Elias Muhanna, Department of Comparative Literature, Brown University
May 29th, JRL 122, 12:00 - 2:00pmDigital Mapping and Research Problems in Interwar German Architecture and Politics: From World War I to Auschwitz
- Paul Jaskot, Center for Advanced Study in the Visual Arts, National Gallery of Art (2014-2016), and Department of the History of Art & Architecture, DePaul University
2013 - 2014 Schedule:
February 7th, JRL-A-11 (Basement of Regenstein), 12:00 - 2:00pmNostalgia: A Digital History
- Jonathan Schroeder (Ph.D., English) and Rebekah Baglini (Ph.D., Linguistics), University of Chicago. Abstract available here.
March 7th, JRL 122, 12:00 - 2:00pmQuantitative Approaches to Literary Attention
May 16th, JRL-A-11 (Basement of Regenstein), 12:00 - 2:00pmBeyond Tools: The Questions about Interpretation that Link Computer Science to the Humanities
- Ted Underwood, Associate Professor of English, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Abstract available here.
June 6th, JRL 122, 12:00 - 2:00pm
- Jon Goldsmith, Professor of Linguistics and Computer Science, University of Chicago