Doctoral Training Unit “Digital History & Hermeneutics”

How users and non-users still matter. New themes in STS research on user-technology relations

      Speaker: Professor Emerita Nelly Oudshoorn 20 February 2020 | 14:00 - 15:30 | C²DH Lounge, MSH, 4th…

The MAXQDA and ethic commitments

The aim of this blogpost is to  review data analysis software. None of the qualitative software (nVivo, Atlas.ti, Maxqda, dedoose.)…

Digital Humanities, Medieval History, and Lexicography: The Dictionary of Medieval Names from European Sources

  Speaker: Dr. Sara Uckelman, Assistant Professor, Department of Philosophy, Durham University (U.K.) 14 January 2020 | 14:00 - 15:00 | C²DH-Lounge, MSH 4th floor…

The Zooniverse and the Historian

Thoughts on a promising relationship   Originally developed by the Adler Planetarium in Chicago in 2007 to map the stars with the help of internet…

Local memory boosts label propagation for community detection

DTU PhD researcher Antonio Fiscarelli published an article entitled “Local memory boosts label propagation for community detection“. The paper appeared in the Special Issue of the…

Building a digital scholarly edition of the Romanian Chrestomathy

After the lecture of Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Dahmen on 14 November 2019, we discussed how the humanities have the potential to enhance conventional methods of…

On the Use and Abuse of Word Embeddings for Digital Humanities

Speaker: Christof Schöch, Professor of Digital Humanities at the University of Trier 4 December 2019 | 14.00 - 15.00 | C²DH Lounge, MSH, 4th floor This talk…

Cultural values of two neglected areas of linguistics

Introducing microtoponyms and critical editions of old Romanian texts   During the fall, two interesting lectures were held as a part of the DTU Lecture…