Monday, 18 June 2012

COMSt Workshop

Oriental Textual Traditions and 21st-century Philology: New challenges

In this third workshop of Team 2, we will focus on the specificities of Oriental textual traditions and, based upon these, on the possibilities offered by the increasing use of computer methods in philology and its possible impact on our methodology. It is our conviction that the specific needs of Oriental philologists must be surveyed and addressed adequately; the methodology, including any computational methods, must then suit these needs. It is time for Oriental philologists to know what kinds of tools exist for digital textual scholarship, and it is time for digital textual scholarship to take account of the requirements and practices of Oriental textual traditions... read more (provisional programme)


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