Year: 2013

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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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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Tuesday, Oct 15, 2013 | 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm | University of California, Santa Barbara Department of English | South Hall 2509 Transcriptions is pleased to present a seminar by our graduate scholar-in-residence, Julia Pennlert, on the subject of the sociality of …

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Mediating the Nonhuman and The 6th Annual UCSB Research Slam (March 15th) UC Santa Barbara Transcriptions Center and Department of English South Hall 2635, March 15th and 16th This year, UCSB’s Transcriptions Center for Digital Humanities and New Media is …

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Overview Scanner Praxis is a project to engage digital humanities scanning and digitization through building a low cost book scanner from parts, considering the hardware, software, and uses of such devices in DH projects, and investigating the cultural context of …

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The Digital Humanities Workstation is a custom built workstation containing a collection of tools curated by the Transcriptions Lab.  We already have (most of) the hardware, and will be physically building the computer as well as collaboratively discussing the usage …

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Wednesday, Jan 30, 2013 | 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm | University of California, Santa Barbara Department of English | South Hall 2509 The Digital Humanities Workstation is a custom built workstation containing a collection of tools curated by the …

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Wednesday, Jan 30, 2013 | 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm | University of California, Santa Barbara Department of English | South Hall 2509 This one-hour session will introduce Scanner Praxis, assess interest, and collaboratively draw up a roadmap for the …

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