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Greek, Latin, and Digital Philology in Germany and the United States

ShareTweet Part 1 (of 3) Gregory Crane gcrane2008@gmail.com Alexander von Humboldt Professor of Digital Humanities Leipzig University Professor of Classics Winnick Family Chair of Technology and Entrepreneurship I have published some data in a summarizing essay about Greco-Roman studies in … Continue reading

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Where did holders of German Chairs in Greek, Latin, Ancient History and Classical Archaeology get their PhDs?

ShareTweet Gregory Crane gcrane2008@gmail.com June 28, 2015 http://tinyurl.com/qd36fs3 As a by-product to a larger study of Greco-Roman studies in Germany and the United States, I have published some figures on where faculty from ranked PhD-granting departments got their PhDs. For … Continue reading

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Update: Where did faculty in US Classics Departments with top-ranked graduate programs get their own PhDs?

ShareTweet Gregory Crane gcrane2008@gmail.com Leipzig and Tufts Universities Maryam Foradi maryam.foradi@uni-leipzig.de Leipzig University June 25, 2015 [http://tinyurl.com/nhagkpf] [For the earlier version, see: http://tinyurl.com/pg7lloc] On June 11, we published a discussion of the programs from which the top ten departments in … Continue reading

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Where did faculty in US Classics Departments with top-ranked graduate programs get their own PhDs?

ShareTweet Gregory Crane gcrane2008@gmail.com Leipzig and Tufts Universities Maryam Foradi maryam.foradi@uni-leipzig.de Leipzig University June 11, 2015 Abstract: As part of another study, we analyzed websites for the ten US graduate programs in Classics most highly rated at http://www.phds.org/rankings/classics. These ten … Continue reading

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The Big Humanities, National Identity and the Digital Humanities in Germany

ShareTweet Gregory Crane June 8, 2015 Alexander von Humboldt Professor of Digital Humanities Universität Leipzig (Germany) Professor of Classics Winnick Family Chair of Technology and Entrepreneurship Tufts University (USA) Summary Alexander von Humboldt Professors are formally and explicitly “expected to … Continue reading

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The road to Perseus 5 – why we need infrastructure for the digital humanities

ShareTweet Bridget Almas Tufts University For the last few years we have been laboring to bring the Perseus Digital Library into the next generation of digital environments, freeing the data it offers for others to easily use, reuse, and improve … Continue reading

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Seven reasons why we need an independent Digital Humanities

ShareTweet [Full draft available as a Google Doc — tinyurl] Gregory Crane [DRAFT as of April 28, 2015] Alexander von Humboldt Professor of Digital Humanities Department of Computer Science Leipzig University Professor of Classics Winnick Family Chair of Technology and … Continue reading

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