Thomas Hobbes in EarlyPrint

This is a report about four books by Thomas Hobbes that were transcribed by EEBO-TCP, have been linguistically annotated with MorphAdorner, are part of the EarlyPrint project, and will serve as the basis for an edition by a research group at the University of Lyon....

Scalable Reading

  ‘Scalable reading’ is my term for Digitally Assisted Text Analysis or, if you like acronyms, DATA.  I owe the term partly to Franco Moretti ,who some years ago coined the term ‘distant reading’ as a way of challenging the hallowed...

Collaborative Curation of TCP texts

This is a report about the current state of the collaborative curation of TCP texts. While I have written about this topic many times on this blog, this report is written for newcomers who have an interest in what was printed before 1800 but may or may not know...

TCP2ESTC

Introduction and Summary This is a report about an experiment with ~ 4,000  texts from the Text Creation Partnership ( TCP). It is more in the spirit of concept cars than production models.  There may also be an aspect of changing fro 5.25 to 3.5 floppy disks.  The...