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John Rylands Library Special Collections Blog

Truth in translation

Jane Gallagher John Rylands Library Special Collections Blog 19 September, 2017 https://rylandscollections.wordpress.com/2017/09/19/truth-in-translation/amp/ How do you define truth? In medieval Europe, it was often thought that

Universität Leipzig

Arabographic Optical Character Recognition (OCR)

The OpenITI team, building on the foundational open-source OCR work of Leipzig University’s Alexander von Humboldt Chair for Digital Humanities, has reported Optical Character Recognition

Middle Eastern Literatures

Translation in the pre-modern world

Karla Mallette Middle Eastern Literatures, 2017 Abstract Translation occupies a central place in current theories of world literature, but it is not the only way

Freie Universität Berlin

What was Philology in Arabic?

Thursday 13 July – Saturday 15 July 2017 Freie Universität Berlin The international conference will investigate the neglected history of Arabic-Islamic textual practices and interpretative

Cairn international

Cairn International Monthly Dossier

Cairn International | 14 June 2017 Link: http://www.cairn-int.info/dossiers  Cairn International’s Monthly Dossier is a free email publication, in English, looking at current events through the