Tag: CREATE

New Huygens ING/UvA-CREATE project ‘Virtual Interiors’ receives NWO Creative Industries funding

New Huygens ING/UvA-CREATE project ‘Virtual Interiors’ receives NWO Creative Industries funding

The Dutch Organization for Scientific Research (NWO) has granted Smart Culture – Big Data / Digital Humanities funding of € 625.000 for the project Virtual Interiors as Interfaces for Big Historical Data Research: Spatially enhanced publications of the creative industries of the Dutch Golden Age, by prof. dr. Charles van […]

Pre-PhD project TOPIC receives PhD-grant from NWO

The Dutch Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) has granted a PhD-scholarship to our Pre-PhD Fellow Lucas van der Deijl. The project is one of the 20 selected PhD-studies that will be financed from NWO’s fund ‘PhD’s in the Humanities 2017’. Lucas will start his research […]

Salon: Automated Historical Text Analysis

Salon: Automated Historical Text Analysis

In this Salon (14 Feb, 15:00-17:00)  we’ll explore the exciting field of Automated Historical Text Analysis, with presentations by: Dr. Kaspar Beelen (University of Amsterdam) on his paper ‘Women at Westminster since 1945: have they changed the debate?’ To what extent has the increasing presence […]

Romy Beck: “Preparations are in full swing”

Romy Beck: “Preparations are in full swing”

In two weeks our ACHI-CREATE conference will take place. Preparations to facilitate this international and interdisciplinary conference are in full swing. The full program and info on the venues are now available online. If you would like to visit our Conference, please fill in the […]

Lucas van der Deijl: “I lost my scepticism of the digital humanities”

Lucas van der Deijl: “I lost my scepticism of the digital humanities”

It has been two weeks since I started my research at CREATE and still the irony strikes me sometimes that I, of all people, am specialising in digital text analysis. As a bibliophile and – among friends – an infamous luddite, I kept a safe […]