Category Archives: Digital Humanities

THIRD DR2 CONFERENCE (in Rome!)

16-17 January 2023 Dipartimento di Filosofia, Sapienza Università di Roma Villa Mirafiori, via Carlo Fea, 2 – Roma Links for following through Webex: 16 January, 15:00-19:00 Session 1. Quantitative History of Philosophy: Methodological Peculiarities  15:00 Enrico Pasini (Torino, Roma), Introduction … Continue reading

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Franco Moretti in Turin

New DR2 COLLOQUIUM!

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Mind and British idealism – a distant reading perspective

by Nicolò Cambiaso and Stefano Romeo   When did British idealism end? When did it reach its peak and face its demise? It is rather difficult to answer such questions. Several dates might be put forth as representative of the … Continue reading

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Call for applications for Post-doc positions – Turin, Exeter, Amsterdam

We are glad to announce that the University of Exeter and the University of Turin are looking for three post-doc position. Details about the job profiles below:

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New Digital Humanities course for PhD students available in Turin

The Digital Humanities course for PhD students has been established at the PhD School for Humanities (Scuola di Dottorato in Scienze Umanistiche), University of Turin. The course is designed and hosted by the newly born inter-departmental centre of DIgital Scholarship … Continue reading

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Upcoming talk by Eugenio Petrovic @DS² 2021 conference

We are glad to announce an upcoming talk by Eugenio Petrovich at the DS² 2021 conference (Digital Studies of Digital Science) @UCLouvain. Here more details on the program. The conference aims to connect two groups of scholars working on separate … Continue reading

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On-line workshop, February 17-19 – Sentiment analysis on multilingual 18th-century corpora

We give notice of the on-line workshop Sentiment Analysis in Literary studies organized by the Centre for Information Modelling of the University of Graz. Sentiment analysis is a common task in literary studies, yet sitting outside the mainstream of analytic computational procedures … Continue reading

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Analytic and Continental Philosophy: playing around with quantitative methods

by Pietro Lana   What can quantitative methods tell us about the differences between the Analytic and the Continental philosophical traditions? Attempts to define, characterize and distinguish the two have led to such a variety of positions that even the … Continue reading

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Three-day on-line conference, Nov. 23-24-25, 2020

We are pleased to give notice of the next three-day conference organised by the Digital Humanities department at the University of Basel: “Digital Practices. Reading, writing and evaluation on the web”. The conference will take place online, November 23–25, 2020.  … Continue reading

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New DR2 Paper is out on Synthese

We are pleased to announce that a new paper by DR2 co-founders Guido Bonino and Paolo Tripodi, together with another DR2 affiliate member, Paolo Maffezioli, has been published on Synthese: “Logic in analytic philosophy: a quantitative analysis”.  Abstract: Using quantitative … Continue reading

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