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Humanist Archives: April 16, 2020, 9:39 a.m. Humanist 33.772 - gathering in the poetry & music of the moment

                  Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 33, No. 772.
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        Date: 2020-04-16 07:43:57+00:00
        From: Leire Leguina Casas 
        Subject: #confinedverses: a project by POSTDATA "Poetry Standardization and Linked Open Data"

Dear all,

In these days of confinement, poetry and music are the best company. Social
networks are dazzling with creativity, thanks to the poems and songs shared by
recognized and anonymous individuals about their day to day experiences in

The POSTDATA "Poetry Standardization and Linked Open Data" team, is compiling
all these poems and lyrics to give testimony of this collective experience, and
make them available to all, in order to make the quarantine more bearable.

Join our initiative and help us create this compilation about confinement. Send
us your original poem or song, in Spanish or English, through this link:


All the poems and lyrics we collect will be available in the POSTDATA github:

For more information, please visit our website:

We hope you enjoy it!

Best regards, stay safe,


POSTDATA "Poetry Standardization and Linked Open Data": This project has
received funding from the European Research Council (ERC) under the European
Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme (grant agreement Nº

All contributed poems retain their individual copyright but are released to the
public on a GitHub repository under the terms of a CC-BY 4.0 license.

Leire Leguina
R&D Project Manager
POSTDATA - Poetry Standardization and Linked Open Data

LINHD - Laboratorio de Innovación en Humanidades Digitales
Communications and Control Systems Department
School of Computer Science - UNED
Juan del Rosal, 16
28040 MADRID
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