Applications are invited for the “Digital Humanities Winter School
Palermo 2019” (#DHWSPA19) that will take place at the University of
Palermo, Italy, from March 4-7 2019.
The winter school is sponsored by the Associazione per l’Informatica
Umanistica e la Cultura Digitale, and by the Departments Scienze
Umanistiche and Culture e Società and the Dottorato di ricerca
internazionale in Studi Culturali Europei | Europäische Kulturstudien of
the University of Palermo.
During the first day, talks by Fabio Ciotti, Vito Matranga, Raul
Mordenti, Tito Orlandi, Elena Pierazzo, Roberto Rosselli Del Turco will
provide an initial introduction to the digital humanities and Simona
Stoyanova will lead a 2-hours workshop on TEI/EpiDoc markup.
In the following days, three 7-hours workshops will provide a hands-on
1. TEI XML markup per scholarly digital editions (Luciano Longo);
2. Python programming for text and TEI XML analysis (Paolo Monella);
3. querying and visualization of a TEI XML edition (Tiziana Mancinelli).
A detailed program, the syllabi of the workshops and further information
are available on the winter school website http://dhwspa19.unipa.it.
Participation is free of charge and open to students working on their BA
or MA thesis, PhD students and scholars. No previous specific digital
skills are required. Please apply by filling in the form in
https://dhwspa19.unipa.it/call/ and uploading a CV (including an
optional publication lists) by January 15, 2019. Priority will be given
to PhD students and to those with research projects including digital
humanities methods. Acceptance will be communicated by January 20.
The language of the winter school will be Italian, with the exception of
the TEI/EpiDoc workshop held by Simona Stoyanova, which will be in English.
[Italian version in https://dhwspa19.unipa.it/call/]