Author Archives: Gregory Crane

Thoughts on Classical Studies in the 21st Century United States

ShareTweet Abstract: This paper consists of three complementary parts. The first section describes three instances where very technical scholarship on Greek literature overlaps with, and draws attention to, particularly dramatic historical contexts. This section describes an aspect of Greco-Roman studies … Continue reading

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First Version of the Scaife Digital Library Viewer goes live: building the future while remembering a friend

ShareTweet Gregory Crane March 15, 2018 Leipzig, Germany I am pleased to announce the first release of the Scaife Digital Library Viewer, a reading environment for source texts that follow the Canonical Text Services (CTS) data model. Our initial focus … Continue reading

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Who is using Clarin or Dariah to work with historical languages?

ShareTweet Gregory Crane February 24, 2018 Who is using Clarin (https://www.clarin.eu/) and/or Dariah (https://www.dariah.eu/), and particularly the German subprojects https://www.clarin-d.net/de/ and https://de.dariah.eu/, to work with historical languages? If so, are you doing so as a funded member of Clarin or … Continue reading

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Design Sprint for Perseus 5.0/Open Greek and Latin

ShareTweet Monday, September 11, 2017 (update): Eldarion.com has received the lead contract to develop the new Scaife DL Viewer. In this we build upon work already underway for a dynamic reading environment for Greek and other languages: https://github.com/deep-reader/DeepReader/wiki/A-Reference-Model-for-Capabilities-of-Online-Readers. We expect, … Continue reading

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Update on the new MA in Digital Tools for Premodern Studies at Tufts

ShareTweet Beginning in Fall 2017 Applications due: February 15, 2017 General information: http://ase.tufts.edu/classics/graduate/digitalTools.htm In September 2016, we announced the creation of a new MA at Tufts University (“Considering a post-bac in Classics? Think about the new MA in Digital Tools … Continue reading

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