Author Archives: Gregory Crane

A Tenure Track Job in the US, Anti-Islamification Demonstrations in Germany, and the Redefinition of Classics

ShareTweet Gregory Crane Professor of Classics and Winnick Family Professor of Entrepreneurship Tufts University Alexander von Humboldt Professor University of Leipzig January 19, 2015 In the city of Medford, within sight of the Boston skyline, the Department of Classics at … Continue reading

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Perseus Open Publication Series

ShareTweet October 2, 2014 University of Leipzig, Germany Tufts University, USA Initial Call for Contributions: Greek and Latin Editions Modern Language Translations Commentaries Contributions to the Ancient Greek and Latin Dependency Treebanks. The Perseus Digital Library at Tufts University and … Continue reading

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Opening up Classics and the Humanities: Computation, the Homer Multitext Project and Citizen Science

ShareTweet This paper is based upon discussions, especially with Manfred Thaller, at the 2014 Schloss Dagstuhl Seminar on Computational Humanities. Abstract: Increasingly powerful computational methods are important for humanists not simply because they make it possible to ask new research … Continue reading

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New courses on Digital Philology at the University of Leipzig

ShareTweet October 2013 – January 2014: Overview of Digital Philology (5 credits) April – July 2014: Current Topics in Digital Philology (10 credits) [Please re-circulate] *Research assistantships for enrolled students are available to students enrolled in these classes* The Humboldt … Continue reading

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Jobs at the Humboldt Chair in Digital Humanities

ShareTweet Jobs at the Humboldt Chair in Digital Humanities University of Leipzig [Please re-post] In February 2013, the Humboldt Chair of Digital Humanities announced possible jobs. Funding from the European Social Fund has now been finalized (http://sites.tufts.edu/perseusupdates/2013/05/02/reinventing-humanities-publication-project-receives-e1-1-million-grant-from-the-saxon-ministry-of-science-and-european-social-fund/) and we are … Continue reading

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Rediscovering Philology

ShareTweet Gregory Crane Alexander von Humboldt Professor of Digital Humanities University of Leipzig Professor of Classics Tufts University Editor in Chief, Perseus Project This paper began as a contribution to the debate on whether or not the APA should change … Continue reading

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