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Dear all,

We invite applications for a five-day training workshop in text encoding
for epigraphy

and papyrology, and publication of ancient texts, at the Institute of
Classical Studies,

University of London, April 9–13, 2018.

The training will be offered by Gabriel Bodard (ICS), Martina Filosa

Simona Stoyanova (ICS) and Polina Yordanova (ICS/Sofia)

and there will be no charge for the workshop. Thanks to the generosity

of the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, a limited number of bursaries

are available to assist students and other unfunded scholars with the costs
of travel

and accommodation.

EpiDoc ( <>) is a community of
practice, recommendations and tools

for the digital editing and publication of ancient texts based on TEI XML.

EFES ( is a publication platform closely geared

to EpiDoc projects and designed for use by non-technical editors.

No expert computing skills are required, but a working knowledge

of Greek/Latin or other ancient language, epigraphy or papyrology,

and the Leiden Conventions will be assumed. The workshop is open

to participants of all levels, from graduate students to professors and

To apply for a place on this workshop please email [log in to unmask],

by Feb 28, 2018 including the following information:


   a brief description of your reason for interest

   your relevant background and experience

   If you would like to request a bursary, estimate how much you would need.

All the best,


Simona Stoyanova
Research Fellow
COACS project

Institute of Classical Studies
University of London
Senate House
Malet Street
London WC1E 7HU

Email: [log in to unmask]
Tel: +44 (0)20 7862 8724 <+44+(0)20+7862+8724>