On Annotation

  • Hermeneutic analyses of texts are usually based on annotations — be they analog or digital. The consideration of these annotations helps to explore the plurality of interpretations and thus fosters the intersubjective dialogue about the applied concepts and the resulting interpretations. Digital annotations can additionally be used as a powerful means for automized approaches to texts.

    Evelyn Gius, Universität Hamburg

Archive for April, 2016

  • Upcoming Workshop

    Matthias Bauer and Angelika Zirker will be hosting a one-day seminar on “Dynamics of Explanatory Annotation” at the DHSI (University of Victoria, British Columbia) on June 12; see www.dhsi.org/courses.php#workshops; to […]

  • Literary Annotation & Whipping Boys

    Literary Annotation & Whipping Boys

    An article by Matthias Bauer and Angelika Zirker on literary annotation and its new possibilities in the Digital Humanities (including the origins of the research project that led up to […]