Month: November 2013

Patrik Svensson: Big Digital Humanities

Transcriptions will be hosting Patrik Svensson, director of HUMlab at Umeå University, Sweden. He’ll be speaking on “Big Humanities Data” at 2:30 p.m. on November 26th in SH 2509. Patrik Svensson is a professor in the Humanities and information technology and director

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LCI Courses – Winter 2014

The following courses count as LCI Specialization electives: ENGL 192: “Science Fiction” taught by Carl Gutiérrez-Jones ENGL 197: “Upper-Division Seminar: Close Reading and ‘Distant Reading’ in Literary Studies” taught by Alan Liu  

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Books: Issues in Collecting and Scanning

Transcriptions presents a conversation with Special Collections and the Scanner Praxis Research Group about the process of collecting, archiving and digitizing large collections of books, centered around Special Collections’ recent acquisition of the Demian Katz Gamebook Collection. This event took

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