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LBI meets Innsbruck's Faculty of Humanities

All the members of the Faculty of Humanities (cf. https://www.uibk.ac.at/fakultaeten/philologisch_kulturwissenschaftliche/...) of Innsbruck university were invited to a meeting with the members of the LBI for Neo-Latin Studies on 22 June 2016.

 

Dean Sebastian Donat was impressed by the current research projects and encourages further collaboration between the LBI and the different researchers from the faculty.

Beyond the PhD: Post-Doctoral Opportunties and Early Career Development for Neo-Latinists

The Society for Neo-Latin Studies is organising a FREE EVENT aimed at researchers with interests in Neo-Latin at the postdoctoral and early-career level, to be held on the 9th September 2016 at King’s College London (Strand Campus). A full schedule for the event is given below, and will include a lunch sponsored by the Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Neo-Matin Studies and coffee breaks. Each session will include brief presentations on the schemes and opportunities under discussion, with particular consideration of the perspective of neo-Latin researchers.

Book launch for Oren Margolis' 'The Politics of Culture in Quattrocento Europe'

On 8th June 2016, Oren Margolis organized a book launch at Somerville College, Oxford in order to present his new book The Politics of Culture in Quattrocento Europe. René of Anjou in Italy, which came out with Oxford University Press in the series Oxford Historical Monographs. The participants—amongst them a couple of distinguished Neo-Latin scolars—enjoyed not only Oren's introduction, but also the refreshments sponsored by the LBI.

Dr. Uwe Springmann: 'Neue Methoden für die OCR historischer Drucke am Beispiel des Lateins'

On Monday, June 6th 2016, Dr. Uwe Springmann (Centrum für Informations- und Sprachverarbeitung München) gave the talk:

Neue Methoden für die OCR historischer Drucke am Beispiel des Lateins

The talk was followed by a discussion.

Event Details
Date: 
Mon, 06/06/2016 - 18:00
Location: 
Langer Weg 11, Atrium SR5

Gerard González Germain: 'Antiquity Rewritten. On the Authorship of the Fake Latin Inscriptions of Early 16th-Century Spain'

On Wednesday, June 1st 2016, Dr. Gerard González Germain gave the talk:

Antiquity Rewritten. On the Authorship of the Fake Latin Inscriptions of Early 16th-Century Spain

The talk was followed by a discussion.

Event Details
Date: 
Wed, 01/06/2016 - 18:00
Location: 
Langer Weg 11, Atrium SR5

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