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This week: UCL Laptop Orchestra (UCLOrk) at the UCL Festival of the Arts

Mon, 18 May 2015 11:27:55 +0000

The UCL Laptop Orchestra (UCLOrk) is performing this week on Wednesday 20th May at 1pm in the Quad Events Space as part of the UCL Festival of the Arts.  The one-hour lunchtime session will comprise a lecture/recital on the history and practice of laptop orchestras, combined with performances of three pieces written by members of […]


Digital Classicist London seminars 2015

Tue, 12 May 2015 09:14:31 +0000

The programme for the Digital Classicist London & Institute of Classical Studies Summer 2015 seminar series is now published. Meetings are on Fridays at 16:30 in room G21A (except where otherwise specified), Senate House, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU. Full listings together with abstracts are available on the Digital Classicist seminar page. All are welcome […]



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Decoding Digital Humanities London - November 2014

Start: Nov 5, 2014 6:00:00 PM

The next DDHL meeting will take place on Wednesday 5th November 2014 and this month we read:  Dowling, D. (2014). Escaping the Shallows: Deep Reading’s Revival in the Digital Age. DHQ: Digital Humanities Quarterly, 8(2).

Scalpels and magic wands: From the physical world of book conservation to the magic of Digital Humanities

Start: Nov 20, 2014 5:30:00 PM

In this lecture, Alberto Campagnolo discusses books as objects in primis. They do contain important written information, but their physicality is also a silent witness that needs to be read and preserved.

Image Aesthetics: From Philosophical to Computational Exploration

Start: Nov 26, 2014 5:30:00 PM

Image Aesthetics_Cristina Amati
Seeking beauty in images has always preoccupied the human mind. Today, the amount of imagery available online, in museums or personal photo collections is incredibly vast and varied. By harnessing these data, together with insights from Philosophy, Art, Colour Theory, Psychology and Neurology, computer scientists are striving to explore the concept of beauty using algorithms and numbers. In this talk I will give an overview of the multidisciplinary knowledge on aesthetics and visual perception and show how Computer Science is contributing to further our understanding of these fields.
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