Prof. Dev: Russian Literary Studies in Digital Age (Princeton)

Deadline for Registration: May 23, 2019

Princeton University invites participation in their upcoming workshop:

“Russian Literary Studies in the Digital Age”

Tuesday, May 28th, 9:30am-5pm
Center for Digital Humanities
Firestone Library, Floor B
Frank Fischer and Boris Orekhov from the Higher School of Economics Centre for Digital Humanities (Moscow) will lead a day-long workshop combining discussions, demonstrations and hands-on exploration of cutting-edge digital humanities approaches to the study of Russian literature.
Researchers at all levels of familiarity with DH are welcome to attend.


9:30 – 10:30 a.m. Introduction: The State of Digital Humanities in Russia

10:45 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Programmable Corpora: A New Infrastructural Concept for Digital Literary Studies

1:30 – 3:00 p.m. Tolstoy Everywhere: Unleashing the Information Hidden in the 90-Volume Collected Works

3:30 – 5 p.m. Neural Network Poetry Meets Distant Reading: Analyzing Computer-Generated Echoes of Russian Literary History


Link to the program is available here.

And more information on the Princeton Slavic DH Working Group: