New Technologies and Renaissance Studies

Edited by William R. Bowen, Raymond G. Siemens

New Technologies and Renaissance Studies

Edited by William R. Bowen, Raymond G. Siemens

Distributed for Iter Press

330 pages | 6 x 9
Cloth $65.00 ISBN: 9780866983693 Published June 2008
Contents
Preface . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . vii
Being Reborn: The Humanities, Computing and Styles . . . . . 1
of Scientic Reasoning
Willard McCarty
A Pragmatics of Re-Conception? (A Response to Willard . . . . 23
McCarty, “Being Reborn: The Humanities, Computing
and Styles of Scientic Reasoning”)
Raymond G. Siemens
Digital Still Images and Renaissance Studies (with a Short . . . 27
Section on Digital Video)
Michael Greenhalgh
Renaissance Studies and New Technologies: A Collection . . . 73
of “Electronic Texts”
David L. Gants and R. Carter Hailey
Electronic Sound . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 93
Susan Forscher Weiss and Ichiro Fujinaga
Iter: Building an Eective Knowledge Base . . . . . . . . . 101
William R. Bowen
ACLS Humanities E-Book Project . . . . . . . . . . . . . 110
Eileen Gardiner and Ronald G. Musto
EMLS: A Case Study in the Development of an . . . . . . . . 144
Academic Ejournal
Lisa Hopkins, Raymond G. Siemens, and Matthew Steggle
Creating a Website for Writing on Hands: Memory and . . . . . 161
Knowledge in Early Modern Europe
Peter M. Lukehart
Reading and Teaching Shakespeare in the Virtual Library . . . 177
Rebecca Bushnell
Performers on the Road: Tracking Their Tours with the . . . . 191
REED Patrons and Performances Website
Sally-Beth MacLean and Alan Somerset
The Perdita Project: Women’s Writing, Manuscript . . . . . . 230
Studies and XML Tagging
Jonathan Gibson
Encoding Renaissance Electronic Texts . . . . . . . . . . 243
Ian Lancashire
The Devil is in the Details: An Electronic Edition of the . . . . 261
Devonshire MS (British Library Additional MS 17,492), its
Encoding and Prototyping
Raymond G. Siemens, Karin Armstrong, and Barbara Bond
Coincidental Technologies: Moving Parts in Early Modern . . . 300
Books and in Early Hypertext
Richard Cunningham
The Exploration and Development of Tools for Active . . . . . 321
Reading and Electronic Texts
Stephanie F. Thomas
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