Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Events

  • Digital Humanities Forum: Michael Sperberg-Mcqueen, XML as a tool for domain-specific languages
  • Lecture
  • 9/23/2011
  • 16:30-19:00
  • Spencer Museum of Art
  • Host: Institute for Digital Research in the Humanities
Event Description
The Digital Humanities Forum is consists of three separate but related programs held over three days, including hands-on workshops, an “unconference” for technologists and humanists, and a program of panel presentations on digital humanities research and methodologies. See http://kansas2011.thatcamp.org for more information.

C. M. "Michael" Sperberg-McQueen is a markup specialist who was instrumental in the Text Encoding Initiative (TEI), an international cooperative project to develop and disseminate guidelines for the encoding and interchange of electronic text for research. He holds a Ph.D. in comparative literature from Stanford University, and has taught and published widely on markup systems, overlapping markup, formal languages, semantic theory, and other topics. His home page is http://cmsmcq.com/

The talk will held in the Auditorium, followed by a reception in the Central Court