Call for Applications: Postdoctoral Fellowship on Digital Resource Development and the Middle East, French National Centre for Scientific Research (part-time)

Type: Postdoctoral Fellowship (part-time) Start date: 1 September 2020 Duration: Four months Salary range: Ranging from € 2,728 to € 3,881, depending on experience Fellowship Description The report Vers la science ouverte ? La transition numérique et la recherche sur le Moyen-Orient et les mondes musulmans en France (January 2020), produced by GIS Moyen-Orient et … Continue reading Call for Applications: Postdoctoral Fellowship on Digital Resource Development and the Middle East, French National Centre for Scientific Research (part-time)

Maxim Romanov on “Digital Humanities for Premodern Islamic History”

In a recent post on "al-Raqmiyyāt," Maxim Romanov of the Universitätsassistent für Digital Humanities at the Institut für Geschichte offers an analysis of the overall volume of text reuse in the medieval Syrian historian Ḏhahabī’s Taʾrīkḫ al-Islām (History of Islam). In his post, Romanov notes how computational methods on digital texts allow scholars to discover connections … Continue reading Maxim Romanov on “Digital Humanities for Premodern Islamic History”