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Sunoikisis DC 2015

ShareTweet Sunoikisis is a successful national consortium of Classics programs developed by the Harvard’s Center for Hellenic Studies. The goal is to extend Sunoikisis to a global audience and contribute to it with an international consortium of Digital Classics programs (Sunoikisis DC). Sunoikisis … Continue reading

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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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Samuel H. Kress Foundation grant awarded to Perseids for the Digital Milliet

ShareTweet The Perseids team is delighted to announce a grant from the Samuel H. Kress Foundation (http://www.kressfoundation.org/) for the Digital Milliet. The Samuel H. Kress Foundation devotes its resources to advancing the history, conservation, and enjoyment of the vast heritage of European art, architecture, … 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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