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We turn five!

Mon, 23 Mar 2015 13:37:08 +0000

Five years ago, we were in the final run up to the official launch of UCL Centre for Digital Humanities, at an event that happened in May 2010. And such a lot has happened since then! We’ve worked on a range of projects, from helping sort out linguistic issues with domain names and how best […]

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PanoptiCam launched

Mon, 23 Mar 2015 11:56:14 +0000

  PanoptiCam is a new project running a surveillance camera on Jeremy Bentham’s cabinet in the university’s South Cloisters: Seeing Jeremy Bentham’s auto-icon can evoke a wide array of emotions from surprise and shock to mirth. PanoptiCam captures people’s reaction using a webcam mounted above the auto-icon, with the camera feed posted to our website […]

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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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