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Seminar: Digital technologies and the Herculaneum Papyri

Tue, 11 Aug 2015 09:14:24 +0000

This week sees the final seminar in this Summer’s series. Digital Classicist London & Institute of Classical Studies Seminar 2015 Friday August 15 at 16:30 in room G21A, Senate House, Malet Street, London, WC1E 7HU Sarah Hendriks (CISPE: Centro Internazionale Studio dei Papiri Ercolanesi, Naples): ‘Digital technologies and the Herculaneum Papyri’ The technology available today […]

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Seminar: Graecum-Arabicum-Latinum Encoded Corpus (GALEN©)

Tue, 04 Aug 2015 11:14:52 +0000

Digital Classicist London & Institute of Classical Studies Seminar 2015 Friday August 7 at 16:30 in room G21A, Senate House, Malet Street, London, WC1E 7HU Usama Gad (Heidelberg): ‘Graecum-Arabicum-Latinum Encoded Corpus (GALEN©)’   GALEN is a long-term project to produce the first comprehensive digital corpus of translations between Greek, Arabic and Latin. The project seeks […]

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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

campagnolo
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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