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Conference: 3rd Islamicate Digital Humanities Network Conference

April 29, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

The Islamicate Digital Humanities Network is hosting their 3rd conference on Wednesday, April 29th from 10 am to 1 pm EDT (consult the time table below and attached to this post, in order to find out at what time the meeting is taking place in your time zone). The conference will be held online on ZOOM (an account is not necessary).

3rd IDHN Online Conference

Date and Time:

San Francisco: Wednesday, April 29th, 2020 07 am PDT

Chicago: Wednesday, April 29th, 2020 09 am CDT

Washington, DC: Wednesday, April 29th, 2020 10 am EDT

London: Wednesday, April 29th, 2020 03 pm BST

Berlin: Wednesday, April 29th, 2020 04 pm MESZ

Beirut: Wednesday, April 29th, 2020 05 pm OEZ

Abu Dhabi: Wednesday, April 29th, 2020 06 pm GST

Tokyo: Wednesday, April 29th, 2020 11 pm JST

Link: https://georgetown.zoom.us/j/540061257


10.00 am EDT Opening words

Irene Kirchner (Georgetown University)3rdIDHNOnlineConferenceWithLink

10.10 am EDT Handwritten-°©‐Text-°©‐Recognition for Arabic Script: A Case Study in Ottoman Turkish

Suphan Kirmizialtin (New York University Abu Dhabi)

10.40 am EDT Catch me if you can! Tracing the late Ottoman ideosphere through network analysis

and stylometry of the Arabic periodical press

Till Grallert (Orient-°©‐Institut Beirut)

11.10 am EDT Encoding Indo-°©‐Persian legal documents: Challenges of working in different scripts

Nandini Chatterjee (University of Exeter)

11.40 am EDT SAFAR as a digital framework for Arabic Islamicate Texts

Karim Bouzoubaak (Mohammed V University, Rabat)

12.10 pm EDT Distributional Semantics for the Quran

Menwa Alshammeri (University of Leeds)

12.40 pm EDT Concluding discussion


April 29, 2020
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Digital Islamicate Humanities