CREATE Salon: Digitizing the Enlightenment

This month’s topic of our CREATE Salon is ‘Digitizing the Enlightenment‘, with presentations by: Prof. dr. Alicia de Montoya, Mr. dr. Helwi Blom, Rindert Jagersma MA, and dr. Juliette Reboul Middlebrow Enlightenment. Disseminating Ideas, Authors and Texts in Europe (1665-1820) (MEDIATE) MEDIATE is an ERC-funded digital humanities Read More …

Next CREATE Salon 13 December: Visual Analytics

We’ll explore the exciting field of Visual Analytics in Historical Research, with presentations by: * prof. dr. Marcel Worring (University of Amsterdam) on the project Visual Analytics Approach for the Stylistic History of Painting (VISTORY) * dr. Harm Nijboer (University of Amsterdam/CREATE) on Wikidata and Read More …

Salon June 23: Text Analytics and Cultural Connections

@ Bungehuis, room 4.01, from 3-5 PM with: Thomas Delpeut MA (UvA): Musical Criticism and Cultural Capitals. Shaping, disseminating and appropriating nineteenth-century musical discourse in Dutch creative cities prof. dr. Joep Leerssen (UvA): Encyclopedia of Romantic Nationalism in Europe (ERNiE): cultural repertoires, historical descriptions and Read More …

CREATE Salon #8: Historical Networks

In the 8th CREATE Salon, the topic of historical networks took centre stage. The three presenters all study historical networks in different ways. Jelma van Amersfoort, musician, musicologist and former database developer in the financial sector, views music-historical sources as forms of structured data that Read More …

CREATE Salon #3: Tags, tools, and transparency

CREATE Salon #3: Tags, tools and transparency On the day that 30 enormous 17th-century Dutch group portraits were brought together for the first time in the exhibition Hollanders van de Gouden Eeuw, the CREATE Salon took place in the historical Vondelzaal at the Singel. In Read More …