A digitised copy of a Shahnameh dated 614 H./1217 and held at the Italian National Library in Florence is now available online.
International Conference on Information Technologies for Epigraphy and Digital Cultural Heritage in the Ancient World
29 September–1 October 2014, Paris, France
Organised by EAGLE with the support of Collège de France Chaire Religion, institutions et société de la Rome antique and École Normale Supérieure.
For more information, see here.
As part of our group’s ongoing engagement with the Yasna, I will be leading a one day workshop on TEI and oXygen. This is an internal meeting with the aim of introducing the participants of the Yasna project to the ideas behind encoding texts and exploring features offered by the oXygen XML editor.
This is the first session in a series of meetings to be held at the Ancient India and Iran Trust, Cambridge.
Date & time: Saturday 25 Jan 2014; 14:00–18:00
Location: AIIT, Cambridge
The Asian and African studies blog of the British Library has a very useful summary of the recent conference, The Digital Humanities + Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies, which was organised and hosted by the Middle Eastern Studies Department of Brown University. The overview has links to some of the papers, slides and project websites.
Webcasts of both days are available on the conference website.