Month: June 2019

Comprehensive Coptic Lexicon v1 on Coptic Dictionary Online

The “Database and Dictionary of Greek Loanwords in Coptic” (DDGLC, Freie Universität Berlin), the research project “Strukturen und Transformationen des Wortschatzes der ägyptischen Sprache ”Thesaurus Linguae Aegyptiae” (TLA, Berlin-Brandenburgische Akademie der Wissenschaften) and “Coptic Scriptorium: Digital Research in Coptic Language and Literature” are happy to announce the release of version 1 of the “Comprehensive Coptic Lexicon“. […]

We’re hiring!

We are hiring a Digital Humanities specialist!  The full job ad is on the Georgetown U HR site. In short: this is a part-time (12-15 hrs/week) paid DH Specialist position (so paid but no benefits); knowledge of Coptic “strongly preferred”; needs to be able to work in the United States legally; living in Washington, DC, preferred […]

Spring 2019 Corpora Release 2.7.0

We at Coptic Scriptorium are pleased to version 2.7.0 of our corpora.  The release includes several new documents: several more sayings in the Coptic Apophthegmata Patrum (edited & annotated by Marina Ghaly) additional fragments of Shenoute’s sermon Some Kinds of People Sift Dirt (edited & annotated by Christine Luckritz Marquis, editions provided by David Brakke) Besa’s […]