11.0333 Seminar in Humanities Computing at King's

Humanist Discussion Group (humanist@kcl.ac.uk)
Sun, 12 Oct 1997 08:58:29 +0100 (BST)

Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 11, No. 333.
Centre for Computing in the Humanities, King's College London

Date: Fri, 10 Oct 1997 10:27:03 +0100 (BST)
From: Willard McCarty <Willard.McCarty@kcl.ac.uk>
Subject: Seminar in Humanities Computing

Please circulate

Seminar in Humanities Computing
Centre for Computing in the Humanities
King's College London

You are cordially invited to attend the Seminar for the academic year
1997-98, which as in the past features lectures and demonstrations from
leading international scholars and IT professionals. Complete information
about the Seminar is maintained on the Web, at the above URL. Please note
that a few details for the Spring semester remain to be determined; these
will be announced shortly.

Autumn semester

FRIDAY 24 OCTOBER (1.00-1.55pm)
Scholarly electronic publishing: opportunities and problems,
a panel discussion sponsored by the Arts and Humanities Data Service
and the Centre for Computing in the Humanities
Room 2B25, 2nd Basement Strand Building

FRIDAY 28 NOVEMBER (1.00-1.55pm)
Andrew Prescott (British Museum)
Digitisation and manuscript studies
Room 2B25, 2nd Basement Strand Building

Spring semester

FRIDAY 16 JANUARY (1.00-1.55pm)
Tony McEnery (Linguistics, Lancashire)
The British National Corpus in English language research
Room 2B13, 2nd Basement, Strand Building

FEBRUARY (Date TBA, one-day colloquium)
Gregory Crane (Tufts), James O'Donnell (Pennsylvania), Don Fowler
(Jesus, Oxford), Geoffrey Waywell (King's College London and
Institute for Classical Studies)
Computing in Classical Studies
Room TBA

FRIDAY 20 MARCH (1.00-1.55pm)
Derek Law (Information Services and Systems, King's College London)
Treasure chest or Pandora's box: unleashing the electronic library
Committee Room

WEDNESDAY 6 MAY (One-day colloquium)
Barry Ife (King's College London), Stanley Katz (Princeton), John Laver
(Edinburgh and British Academy) and Antonio Zampolli (Pisa)
Computing in the Academy, focusing on the academic recognition of
computing-related scholarly work in the humanities.
Room TBA


Dr. Willard McCarty
Senior Lecturer, Centre for Computing in the Humanities
King's College London
London WC2R 2LS
+44 (0)171 873 2784 voice; 873 5081 fax

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