IMC 2016: Sessions

Session 631: Digital Methods, II: Computer-Assisted Approaches to Manuscript Studies

Tuesday 5 July 2016, 11.15-12.45

Sponsor:Arts & Humanities Research Council Project 'Models of Authority: Scottish Charters & the Emergence of Government, 1100-1250'
Organiser:Stewart J. Brookes, Department of Digital Humanities, King's College London
Moderator/Chair:David F. Johnson, Department of English, Florida State University
Paper 631-aWhat is Digital Palaeography, Really?
(Language: English)
Peter A. Stokes, Department of Digital Humanities, King's College London
Peter A. Stokes, Department of Digital Humanities, King's College London
Index terms: Computing in Medieval Studies, Manuscripts and Palaeography, Technology
Paper 631-bSpace between Words (13th-15th Centuries): Computer Vision and Medieval Linguistic Consciousness
(Language: English)
Dominique Stutzmann, Institut de Recherche et d'Histoire des Textes (IRHT), Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS), Paris
Dominique Stutzmann, Institut de Recherche et d'Histoire des Textes (IRHT), Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS), Paris
Index terms: Computing in Medieval Studies, Manuscripts and Palaeography
Paper 631-cTransformed Materiality: Advanced Imaging Techniques and the Study of Medieval Manuscripts
(Language: English)
Bill Endres, Department of English, University of Oklahoma
Bill Endres, Department of English, University of Oklahoma
Index terms: Computing in Medieval Studies, Manuscripts and Palaeography, Technology
Abstract

This session will explore the potential for the computer-assisted study of medieval manuscripts; discuss the intersection of manuscript studies and Digital Humanities; demonstrate the potential offered by advanced imaging techniques; and share methodologies and conceptual frameworks.