4 March 2022: Workshop on Digital Humanities

Posted on 24/02/2022

The Argentine Committee of Byzantine Studies (CAEBiz) cordially invites you to its Online workshop on Digital Humanities. The meeting will be co-ordinated by José Maksimczuk (Universität Hamburg – CSMC) and Tom Gheldof (KU Leuven) and will take place on FridayMarch 4, 202214.00 CET (= 10:00 Buenos Aires).



Session 1 (14.00-15.30 CET / 10.00-11.30 BsAs)

  • Gimena del Rio Riande – Gabriel Calarco (IIBICRIT), “Digital Humanities in Argentina: Past, Present and Future”
  • Sylvia Melzer (Universität Hamburg – CSMC), “Federated Search in Manuscript Databases”

Session 2 (15.45-17.15 CET / 11.45-13.15 BsAs)

  • Gianmario Cattaneo (Università degli Studi del Piemonte Orientale), “Towards an Open-Access Database of Justinian’s Corpus Iuris Civilis: The DigilibLT and JuNO Projects”
  • Colin Swaelens (University of Ghent), “You shall know a verse by the company it keeps. Detecting orthographic and semantic similarity between epigrams”

Session 3 (17.30-19.00 CET / 13.30-15.00 BsAs)

  • Tom Gheldof (KU Leuven), “A virtual tour of the Trismegistos metadataverse”
  • Lena Hofmann (Universität Hamburg), “Etymologika: towards a multi-linked digital edition of the Greek text”


The workshop will be held via Zoom (no registration is required):


  • Meeting ID: 660 9345 7970
  • Passcode: 23868106

All information can be found on the website of the CAEBiz.