Thomas Crombez

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Bridging the Gap between Scholarly Editing and Mass Digitization

In Uncategorized on March 4, 2011 at 8:04 pm

A hybrid model for online scholarly publishing projects
(This is the edited version of a paper presented at the TEI Conference and Members’ Meeting in Ann Arbor, November 2009. Slides of the original presentation may be found here)

In this essay, I would like to highlight the differences between mass digitization efforts such as Google Books, and small-scale scholarly editing projects, most of which use one of a number of standards developed by the academic text-editing community (for example, the Text Encoding Initiative or TEI). Read the rest of this entry »


A new digital humanities blog

In Uncategorized on January 16, 2010 at 4:55 pm

This blog is written & presented by Thomas Crombez. I’m a researcher at the University of Antwerp (Belgium). I also teach Philosophy of Art and Theatre History at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Antwerp.

Since 2008, my research in theatre history has increasingly focused on doing “digital history”.

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