Text as the Next Frontier: Text Mining, NLP, and the Future of the Humanities / The tenth Lecture on Digital Humanities
"The Lectures on Digital Humanities" take place twice a semester and focus on linguistics cognitive practices, literary studies, media studies, and information studies in the Digital Era.
Jessie Labov - Director of Academic and Institutional Development at McDaniel College Budapest, and a Resident Fellow in the Center for Media, Data and Society at Central European University. Before coming to Budapest she was an Associate Professor in the Department of Slavic and East European Languages and Cultures at Ohio State University. Her book Transatlantic Central Europe: Contesting Geography and Redefining Culture Beyond the Nation (2019), on the relationship between émigré publishing and regional identity, was recently published by CEU Press. Her work in the digital humanities has included projects on canon formation, text mining, and visualizing the receptive pathways of literary journals (Reading Kultura From a Distance, 2015). Labov is currently working on a network analysis of the Radio Free Europe telex communication between 1954 and 1974, and vice-chair of the COST Action NEP4Dissent.
International Conference "Convention and Revolution. Life writing by women in the 1800s and 1900s: archives, critiques and methods"
Organizers: Institute of Literary Research of the Polish Academy of Sciences, Digital Humanities Laboratory of the University of Warsaw, Institute of Slavic Studies of the Polish Academy of Sciences
Call for papers for the third issue of “Dzieciństwo. Literatura i Kultura” (“Childhood: Literature and Culture”)
The Editorial Team of “Dzieciństwo. Literatura i Kultura” (“Childhood: Literature and Culture”) invites you to submit articles in Polish and English for the journal’s third issue. The theme of the 1/2020 issue is Horror(s) of childhood and adolescence.
100 years of The National Library of Poland / Scientific conference
The conference "Unusual and Complicated Lives of Masterpieces" aims to spread the knowledge about the outstanding achievements of Polish writers and literary scholars (in large part, the authors of The National Library of Poland series, which celebrates its 100th anniversary this year). The event will take place on Wednesday, October 23 at Ossolineum in the M. Gębarowicz Auditorium (Szewska 37 Street) from 10:00 - 20:00.
The Project OPERAS-P - The Kick-Off Meeting
The project OPERAS-P will be funded by the European Commission in the Horizon 2020 framework for 24 month with approximately 2 million Euros. OPERAS-P (Open Scholarly Communication in the European Research Area for Social Sciences and Humanities – Preparation) project will support the development of OPERAS, the European Research infrastructure for open scholarly communication in the Social Sciences and Humanities (SSH).