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Ancient Manuscripts in Digital Culture: visualisation, data mining, communication

Applicant Hamidovic David
Number 186530
Funding scheme Open Access Books
Research institution Institut romand des sciences bibliques(IRSB) Faculté de Théologie Université de Lausanne
Institution of higher education University of Lausanne - LA
Main discipline Religious studies, Theology
Start/End 01.03.2019 - 31.08.2019
Approved amount 9'750.00
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All Disciplines (3)

Religious studies, Theology
Ancient history and Classical studies
Applied linguistics

Keywords (7)

Digital Humanities; Bible; Judaism; Christianity; Manuscripts; Visual studies; Media

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Ancient Manuscripts in Digital Culture
Bowen Savant Sarah, Hamidović David, Clivaz Claire (ed.) (2019), Ancient Manuscripts in Digital Culture, Brill, Leiden 3.


Ancient Manuscripts in Digital Cultures

Author Hamidovic, David; Clivaz, Claire; Bowen Savant, Sarah
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Repository SERVAL - UNIL
Ancient Manuscripts in Digital Culture presents an overview of the digital turn in Ancient Jewish and Christian manuscripts visualisation, data mining and communication. Edited by David Hamidović, Claire Clivaz and Sarah Bowen Savant, it gathers together the contributions of seventeen scholars involved in Biblical, Early Jewish and Christian studies. The volume attests to the spreading of digital humanities in these fields and presents fundamental analysis of the rise of visual culture as well as specific test-cases concerning ancient manuscripts. Sophisticated visualisation tools, stylometric analysis, teaching and visual data, epigraphy and visualisation belong notably to the varied overview presented in the volume.