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New project – “iAccept: Soft surveillance – between acceptance and resistance”

Tweet Last Friday we had a startup meeting for the project “iAccept: Soft surveillance – between acceptance and resistance”. I, as PI, was granted 3,9 million Swedish kronor (approx. € 390.000) from the “Marcus and Amalia Wallenberg Foundation”. The project … Continue reading

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New project in collaboration with Uppsala University – textometry and topic modelling

Tweet Ben Martin, History of ideas, Uppsala University has been granted a project on ”The Culture of International Society: How Europe’s Cultural Treaties Forged a Global Concept of Culture, 1919-1968”. Martin is working in close collaboration with Humlab for analysing … Continue reading

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Advances in Digital Humanities with new PhD course at the Faculty of Arts

Tweet During the fall term 2016 Humlab provides a new PhD course, Digital Humanities II: Applications. The course offers a specialization in theoretical and critical perspectives in digital humanities through seminars and individual digital projects. The course is a deepening … Continue reading

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Digitizing Ancient Dance

Tweet On April 20 and 21 2016, members of the Oxford-Umeå research project Ancient Dance in Modern Dancers (ADMD), in association with Lausanne-based dance academy Le Marchepied made use of Sliperiet’s motion-capture facility as part of our investigation of dance … Continue reading

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#DigiGiella16

Tweet On Monday, March 7, during the Sami festival Ubmejen Biejvieh, Humlab hosted , a conference about how digital technology can preserve and develop the Sami languages. The conference was arranged by the Sami Parliament’s Language Center, Humlab, Umeå Municipality … Continue reading

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