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Digital Scholarly Editing: Theories and Practices

Matthew James Driscoll; Elena Pierazzo;
Open Access
  • Published: 23 Aug 2016
  • Publisher: Open Book Publishers
Abstract
This volume presents the state of the art in digital scholarly editing. Drawing together the work of established and emerging researchers, it gives pause at a crucial moment in the history of technology in order to offer a sustained reflection on the practices involved in producing, editing and reading digital scholarly editions—and the theories that underpin them. The unrelenting progress of computer technology has changed the nature of textual scholarship at the most fundamental level: the way editors and scholars work, the tools they use to do such work and the research questions they attempt to answer have all been affected. Each of the essays in Digital Sch...
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free text keywords: Computer technology, History of literature, History of technology, Globe, medicine.anatomical_structure, medicine, Research questions, Scholarship, Sociology, Media studies, Digital humanities, Textual scholarship
Communities
Social Science and Humanities
DARIAH EU
Digital Humanities and Cultural Heritage
144 references, page 1 of 10

Humanities 2015, University of West Sydney, Sydney 29 June-3 July, http://dh2015.

und Paläographie im Digitalen Zeitalter 2 - Codicology and Palaeography in the Digital

Age 2, ed. by Franz Fischer, Christiane Fritze and Georg Vogeler, in collaboration

für Dokumentologie und Editorik 3 (Norderstedt: BOD, 2010), pp. 229-45; Simon

(Cambridge: Open Book Publishers, 2013), pp. 215-25, http://dx.doi.org/10.11647/

OBP.0024

Reeve, M. D., 'Petronius', in Texts and Transmission: A Survey of the Latin Classics, ed. by L. D. Reynolds (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1983), pp. 295-300.

―, 'Cuius in usum? Recent and Future Editing', Journal of Roman Studies, 90 (2000), 196-206.

―, ed., Vegetius, Epitoma rei militaris (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2004).

Remley, Paul, 'Mary Shelton and Her Tudor Literary Milieu', in Rethinking the Henrician Era: Essays on Early Tudor Texts and Contexts, ed. by Peter C. Herman (Urbana-Champaign: University of Illinois Press, 1994), pp. 40-77.

Robinson, Peter, ed., The Wife of Bath's Prologue on CD-ROM (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1996).

―, 'The One Text and the Many Texts', Literary and Linguistic Computing, 15 (2000), 5-14, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/llc/15.1.5

―, 'What is a Critical Digital Edition?', Variants: The Journal of the European Society for Textual Scholarship, 1 (2002), 43-62.

―, 'Where We Are with Electronic Scholarly Editions, and Where We Want to Be', Jahrbuch für Computerphilologie, 5 (2003), 125-46, http://computerphilologie. uni-muenchen.de/jg03/robinson.html

―, 'Current Issues in Making Digital Editions of Medieval Texts-Or, Do Electronic Scholarly Editions Have a Future?', Digital Medievalist, 1.1 (2005), http://www.digitalmedievalist.org/journal/1.1/robinson

144 references, page 1 of 10
Abstract
This volume presents the state of the art in digital scholarly editing. Drawing together the work of established and emerging researchers, it gives pause at a crucial moment in the history of technology in order to offer a sustained reflection on the practices involved in producing, editing and reading digital scholarly editions—and the theories that underpin them. The unrelenting progress of computer technology has changed the nature of textual scholarship at the most fundamental level: the way editors and scholars work, the tools they use to do such work and the research questions they attempt to answer have all been affected. Each of the essays in Digital Sch...
Persistent Identifiers
Subjects
free text keywords: Computer technology, History of literature, History of technology, Globe, medicine.anatomical_structure, medicine, Research questions, Scholarship, Sociology, Media studies, Digital humanities, Textual scholarship
Communities
Social Science and Humanities
DARIAH EU
Digital Humanities and Cultural Heritage
144 references, page 1 of 10

Humanities 2015, University of West Sydney, Sydney 29 June-3 July, http://dh2015.

und Paläographie im Digitalen Zeitalter 2 - Codicology and Palaeography in the Digital

Age 2, ed. by Franz Fischer, Christiane Fritze and Georg Vogeler, in collaboration

für Dokumentologie und Editorik 3 (Norderstedt: BOD, 2010), pp. 229-45; Simon

(Cambridge: Open Book Publishers, 2013), pp. 215-25, http://dx.doi.org/10.11647/

OBP.0024

Reeve, M. D., 'Petronius', in Texts and Transmission: A Survey of the Latin Classics, ed. by L. D. Reynolds (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1983), pp. 295-300.

―, 'Cuius in usum? Recent and Future Editing', Journal of Roman Studies, 90 (2000), 196-206.

―, ed., Vegetius, Epitoma rei militaris (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2004).

Remley, Paul, 'Mary Shelton and Her Tudor Literary Milieu', in Rethinking the Henrician Era: Essays on Early Tudor Texts and Contexts, ed. by Peter C. Herman (Urbana-Champaign: University of Illinois Press, 1994), pp. 40-77.

Robinson, Peter, ed., The Wife of Bath's Prologue on CD-ROM (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1996).

―, 'The One Text and the Many Texts', Literary and Linguistic Computing, 15 (2000), 5-14, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/llc/15.1.5

―, 'What is a Critical Digital Edition?', Variants: The Journal of the European Society for Textual Scholarship, 1 (2002), 43-62.

―, 'Where We Are with Electronic Scholarly Editions, and Where We Want to Be', Jahrbuch für Computerphilologie, 5 (2003), 125-46, http://computerphilologie. uni-muenchen.de/jg03/robinson.html

―, 'Current Issues in Making Digital Editions of Medieval Texts-Or, Do Electronic Scholarly Editions Have a Future?', Digital Medievalist, 1.1 (2005), http://www.digitalmedievalist.org/journal/1.1/robinson

144 references, page 1 of 10
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