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leaving

March 27, 2012 in Evening, Office, Outside, Research, Writing

public textuality - words in the wild

on my way home: cologne slaughterhouse, liebigstraße - my favorite manifestation of public textuality: monumental, concise, illuminated

oh dear, leaving soon now. drafted an article all afternoon (after a long coffee break in the sun) on critical vs. digital editing – following up a round table discussion at leuven in november 2011. but now heading home for a mid-lent pancake tuesday evening meal.  good bye day of dh 2012!

mongolian oral literature

March 27, 2012 in Editing, Morning, Project Work

day of dh 2012

bard lobsang, photography taken by prof. ǰ. rinčindorǰi in 1995/6, preserved at the north-rhine westphalian academy of sciences and arts in düsseldorf

roughly encoding the catalogue entries of the ‘walter heissig collection of mongolian oral literature’: preserved at the north-rhine westphalian academy of sciences and arts in düsseldorf (awk-nrw) the collection includes 238 tape-recordings and 90 notebooks of transcriptions of heroic epics and tales preformed by eastern mongol bards to the accompaniment of the fiddle (quɣur-un üliger). the collection is planned to be digitised and freely made accessible online by the cceh.

 

guten morgen, day of dh 2012!

March 27, 2012 in About Day of DH, Blogging, Location, Morning, Office, Outside, Project Work, Travel

day of dh 2012

on my way to work: sozialistische selbsthilfe köln (ssk), liebigstraße

just a quick hello. this is a cold and bright tuesday morning in cologne at the center for ehumanities, my place of work since september last year. this is my third day of dh after 2010 and 2011.