THATCamp Ghent 2013, 28 May 2013

This year UGent was proud to host the first THATCamp (The Humanities and Technology Camp) ever in Ghent and I was there at this historic event. Like all first timers, there were some minor problems, especially frustrating that the WiFi at Zebrastraat didn’t always work, quite annoying when you are actually officially not allowed to … Continue reading

Berlin School in Codicology and Manuscript description with TEI 29 April to 3 May 2013

I was lucky to get a bursary to attend a specialist training at the Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin in codicology, the study of manuscript books as material objects, and the use of TEI-conformant XML to record and analyze codicological data with such amazing instructors as M. J. DRISCOLL, J. P. GUMBERT, and Eef OVERGAAUW just to … Continue reading


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