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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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Participant reflections on the Gender and Status Competition Workshop @ HUMlab-X – Part I

Tweet On November 26 and 27 2015, the Umeå Group for Premodern Studies (UGPS) held an international workshop at HUMlab-X on Gender and Status Competition in Premodern Societies (GSC 2015), with the financial support of the Riksbankens Jubileumsfond, the Umeå … Continue reading

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