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DiXiT convention about Technology, Software, Standards for the Digital Scholarly Edition

Registration is possible for the DiXiT convention about Technology, Software, Standards for the Digital Scholarly Edition. DiXiT is a training network for young scholarly editors supported by the European Commission. The convention takes place September 16 to 18 at the Huygens Institute for the History of the Netherlands in The Hague. During the convention, DiXiT fellows present their work. A choice of external researchers present digital editions and working environments for  creating digital editions.  Keynotes will be given by Leo Jansen, editor of the acclaimed edition of Van Gogh’s letters,  Laurent Romary, director of DARIAH, and Lorna Hughes, chair in digital humanities  at the University of London’s School of Advanced Study (SAS). On the day before the Convention, Tuesday September 15, two parallel workshops will be given. Net7 will present the annotation tool Pundit and the digital library environment Muruca. Huygens ING organizes a workshop about TEI and neighbouring standards. The number of places is limited. Register today at http://dixit.huygens.knaw.nl/!