[open-literature] Text Camp
john at anterotesis.com
Thu Jul 21 08:19:31 UTC 2011
On 20/07/2011 09:39, James Harriman-Smith wrote:
> Hi everyone,
> Just a quick email to bring an upcoming event of the OKF's to your
> ***Text Camp***
> Saturday 13th August
> 10am - 6pm
> Centre for Creative Collaboration, 16 Acton Street, London, WC1X 9NG
> (within walking distance of King's Cross)
> The day is intended to bring together people interested in the relation
> between open knowledge and literature, and could comprise of any number
> of different activities according to demand.
> Some suggestions:
> - Finding open online editions / translations of texts and scraping them
> - Working on improving the code and/or interface of Open Correspondence,
> Open Shakespeare or Open Milton
> - Any other ideas? Let us know!
I won't be able to make this, but FYI I now have access to the recently
released EEBO-TCP texts, as discussed here:
2188 18th century texts, including Defoe, Burney, Sterne, Burke etc.
I'll write a longer email when I have time, considering what we can do
with this archive.
johnlevin at joindiaspora.com
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