Nov 4th-5th: "Manuscripts in the 21st Century" Workshop

We are excited to announce that we will be hosting a 2-day workshop called "Manuscripts in the 21st Century" at the University of Maryland, College Park, Nov. 4-5!

The workshop will bring together technical specialists from the Perseus Digital Library, Digital Latin Library, Schoenberg Institute for Manuscript Studies (UPenn), Omeka, and the Maryland Institute for Technology in the Humanities to discuss the technical challenges for the creation of an online "manuscript workspace"

Please email the Roshan Institute for Persian Studies coordinator, Samar Ata (sata@umd.edu), if you have any questions.

 
 
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Where: Jimenez Hal, University of Maryland, College Park

When: November 4-5

 

Proudly Presented by:

Roshan Institute for Persian Studies at UMD
Perseus Project (Tufts University)
School of Library and Information Science at KSU
Arts and Humanities Center for Synergy and School of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures at UMD

 
 
 

conference schedule

Friday November 4th

8:30a - 9:00a

Roshan Institute / Jimenez Hall 1220 

Breakfast

Roshan Institute / Jimenez Hall 1220

9:00a - 9:30a

Core Team Meeting

CITL Collaborative Classroom / Jimenez Hall 1205

 

9:30a - 11:45a

 

Opening Round Table Discussion with Scholars and GLAM Sector Representatives and presentation of survey results) Round Table Discussion with Scholars and GLAM Sector Representatives (and presentation of survey results)

CITL Collaborative Classroom / Jimenez Hall 1205

12:00p - 1:00p

Workshop Keynote: "Perspectives on Ancient Texts, Data & Digital Infrastructure" by Bridget Almas

Roshan Institute / Jimenez Hall 1205

1:00p - 2:00p

Lunch

2:00p  - 2:30p

Day #1 Planning Session

CITL Collaborative Classroom / Jimenez Hall 1205

2:30p - 3:30p

Technical Workshop Breakout Session #1

CITL Collaborative Classroom / Jimenez Hall 1205

3:30p - 4:30p

Technical Workshop Breakout Session #2

CITL Collaborative Classroom / Jimenez Hall 1205

4:30p - 5:00p

vHMML Q&A with Daniel Gullo, William Straub, and Chad LaVigne

CITL Collaborative Classroom / Jimenez Hall 1205

6:30p - 9p

Dinner

The Common Restaurant / Marriott Hotel, College Park

Saturday November 5th

8:30a - 9:00a

Breakfast

Roshan Institute / Jimenez Hall 1220 

9:00a - 9:30a

Day #2 Planning Session

CITL Collaborative Classroom / Jimenez Hall 1205

9:30a - 10:30a

Technical Workshop Breakout Session #3

CITL Collaborative Classroom / Jimenez Hall 1205

10:30a - 11:30a

Technical Workshop Breakout Session #4

CITL Collaborative Classroom / Jimenez Hall 1205

11:30a - 1:00p

Concluding Technical Workshop Planning Session

CITL Collaborative Classroom / Jimenez Hall 1205

1:00p - 2:00p

Lunch

Roshan Institute / Jimenez Hall 1220