This is a one-day workshop on January 3, 2018. There will be a follow-up discussion and happy hour for participants on January 4. Attendance on Thursday is welcome, but not mandatory.
Subject to change.
January 3, 2018
Presented by the Forum for Classics, Libraries and Scholarly Communication of the Society for Classical Studies.
9:00 – 9:30 a.m. Coffee and light refreshments
9:30 – 10:00 a.m. Deconstructing the Purpose
Open Greek and Latin project (OGL) overview and partnerships – Greg Crane, University of Leipzig and Tufts University
First Thousand Years of Greek – Lenny Muellner, Center for Hellenic Studies, Harvard University
10:00 – 10:45 a.m. Creating Digital Humanists
Interns and Digital Publication – Lenny Muellner, Angelia Hannhardt, Center for Hellenic Studies (CHS), Harvard
Interns and the Curricula – Lucie Stylianopoulos, Katelin Mikos, University of Virginia; Chiara Palladino, University of Leipzig
Becoming a Digital Humanist in Graduate School – Patrick Burns, Institute for the Study of the Ancient World (ISAW-NYU)
10:45 – 11:00 a.m. Break
11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Teamwork, Deconstructed
These presentations will walk the participants through the First Thousand Years of Greek process, introducing them to the editing work and environment for the afternoon practicum.
Bibliographies, Metadata, and Schemata – Alison Babeu, Tufts University
Greek OCR and the LACE tool – Bruce Robertson, Mount Allison University
CTS and EpiDoc, CapiTainS Environment – Annette Gessner, University of Leipzig
12:30 – 1:30 p.m. Lunch
Greek and Latin Unleashed: Break-out sessions & Hands-on editing
Participants will work with a member of the worksop team to edit selected texts in the First Thousand Years of Greek process including correcting OCR results, accessing the GitHub repository, and editing XML texts in Oxygen.
1:30 – 2:00 p.m. GitHub setup for hands-on editing – Patrick Burns (ISAW-NYU)
2:00 – 3:00 p.m. Introduction to modules
Editing in the First 1K Greek – Lenny Muellner and Angelia Hannhardt, CHS
Correcting OCR – Bruce Robertson, Mount Allison University
Text Alignment – Chiara Palladino, University of Leipzig
3:00 – 3:15 p.m. Break
3:15 – 4:30 p.m. Pick a module – breakout sessions (choose one)
Editing in the First Thousand Years of Greek – led by Lenny Muellner
Correcting OCR – led by Bruce Robertson
Text Alignment – led by Chiara Palladino
4:30 p.m. Wrap Up
Participants will present their results and assess the scalability of the project as a “citizen-science” approach to digital humanities.