What to keep and How? Impressions from the National day of Collection Care 2016 in Göttingen

Some time ago I used a short trip to Göttingen to visit my old work place, the Göttingen State and University Library (SUB). The occasion was the National day of Collection Care (link to program) at the Historical Building at Papendiek. The National day of Collection Care is an initiative of the “Allianz Schriftliches Kulturgut … Continue reading

Book Cover U. Wuttke "Im Diesseits das Jenseits bereiten"

The book and the Antichrist: Im Diesseits das Jenseits bereiten: Eschatologie, Laienbildung und Zeitkritik bei den mittelniederländischen Autoren Jan von Boendale, Lodewijk van Velthem und Jan van Leeuwen

It has taken a while, but I am happy to announce that finally my thesis has been published by Göttingen University Press (Universitätsverlag Göttingen). The book has come out simultaneously in paperback and as online version (in Open Access, which has been a must for me). I am yet to write a blog post about … Continue reading

Neu auf HSozKult Workshopbericht: Forschungsdaten in bester Lage

Workshopbericht erschienen: Forschungsdaten in bester Lage: Nutzungsszenarien und Perspektiven digitaler Forschungsinfrastrukturen Von Carmen Schwietzer, Berlin-Brandenburgische Akademie der Wissenschaften; Ulrike Wuttke, Union der deutschen Akademien der Wissenschaften “Vom 5.-6. April 2016 fand in Berlin der Workshop „Forschungsdaten in bester Lage: Nutzungsszenarien und Perspektiven digitaler Forschungsinfrastrukturen“ statt. Er wurde ausgerichtet vom DFG-Projekt „Digitaler Wissensspeicher“ an der Berlin-Brandenburgischen … Continue reading

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DHd 2016 @ Leipzig: Some impressions and a call for more lessons learned

From 7th-11th of March 2016 the third DHd conference (the biggest conference for the German speaking DH community) took place at the University of Leipzig. The focus was on “Modellierung – Vernetzung – Visualisierung: Die Digital Humanities als fächerübergreifendes Forschungsparadigma”. My tentative English translation for “Die Digital Humanities als fächerübergreifendes Forschungsparadigma” would be “Using Digital … Continue reading

My Article about the Role of Prophecy in Boendale’s ‘Boec vander Wraken’ out now!

I am very happy that finally my article about the role of prophecy in the ‘Boec vander Wraken” has been published in the newest issue of Beihefte zum Archiv für Kulturgeschichte (77). It is contained in a collection of articles edited by professor Schmieder who also organized the workshop at Erlangen where the authors discussed … Continue reading


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