I’ll be presenting at the SBL annual meeting this afternoon on Coptic Manuscripts, Digital Editions, and Digital Scholarship (including the new Coptic Scriptorium project). The presentation is during the Saturday 1-3:30 pm session on Eastern Manuscripts in McCormick Place E264. Slides of the presentation are now available under the Pcol’s Rule tab.
Since I’m starting a new, big digital project (Coptic SCRIPtorIuM), I spend a fair amount of time scaring up resources. The first week of November saw one internal funding proposal at Pacific for seed money (fingers crossed)! As the Director of the Humanities Center, I’m also trying to get together funding to attend the DHSI in […]
Every MWF I update my course websites. For Greek, I post the assignments, since each year, our schedule changes with the class. Each class has its own pace. Each year, the students are challenged by different aspects of the language. So each time I teach the course, the schedule changes. (Introduction to Classical Greek, University […]
I’m working on a digital edition of a small Shenoute manuscript (1 folio). Here’s a word cloud of the TEI-XML markup I did during week 1 of Digital Writing Month. Previous Word count: 341 This project: 544 + 43 (blog post) Total: 928
This is a belated post about my first week of Digital Writing Month. (www.digitalwritingmonth.com) I signed up, because I realized lately that between various digital projects (including websites) and grant applications for digital projects, I was doing a lot of digital writing. I thought I’d see if I’d actually get to 50,000 words. There’s a […]
Check out the new project for historical and linguistic research in Coptic: Coptic SCRIPtorIuM.
The preview of the edition and translation of the White Monastery manuscript XC 7-8 (K9101 at the Austrian National Library, Vienna) is currently offline. Check back in mid-November for a revision. I will be presenting on this material at the SBL conference in Chicago in the following session: S17-231 Manuscripts from Eastern Christian Traditions 11/17/2012 […]