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How well do Google image results represent reality?

Tue, 23 Jun 2015 14:19:26 +0000

Much has been written about Sir Tim Hunt’s remarks at the World Conference of Science Journalists in Seoul earlier this month. The debate has developed in a number of directions, including a discussion about the gender representation in images returned by Google’s image search, with a specific example being made of the male-dominated results when […]

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Digital Classicist seminar: dissertation special

Tue, 23 Jun 2015 10:50:31 +0000

Digital Classicist London & Institute of Classical Studies Seminar 2015 Friday June 26th at 16:30, in Room G31, Foster Court, Malet Place, WC1E 6BT The seminar this week features Digital Humanities / Digital Classics MA and MSc students from both UCL and KCL giving short presentations on their dissertation research. Two are on the MA/MSc […]

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Transcribe Bentham: Taking the Bentham Edition into the Digital Age

Publication date: Feb 04, 2011 11:49 AM

Start: Feb 10, 2011 05:30 PM
End: Feb 10, 2011 07:30 PM

Location: Senate House, Ground Floor, Room G32

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As part of the London Seminar in Digital Text and Scholarship series, Professor Philip Schofield and Valerie Wallace will be talking about Transcribe Bentham, a project that uses crowd-sourcing techniques to encourage people outside academia to become part of the Bentham Project; reading and transcribing scans of original manuscripts which then become part of the digital archive.

Philip Schofield is Professor of the History of Legal and Political Thought at the UCL Faculty of Laws.

Valerie Wallace is a Research Associate at the UCL Bentham Project.

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