Hypertext Editions: Theory and Practice

multipaper session
  1. 1. Richard J. Finneran

    University of Tennessee

  2. 2. George P. Landow

    Brown University

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This session will discuss some of the problems in the creation of hypertext editions and will also offer a progress report on several of the most important projects now underway. Hoyt Duggan will discuss the inadequacy of the current TEI Guidelines to encode manuscripts and early printed books, with particular reference to the Piers Plowman Electronic Archive. George P. Landow will address the problems and possibilities of scholarly annotation in a large-scale electronic edition, with particular reference to a recent project at Brown University. Peter Robinson will discuss two competing models for electronic editions, with particular references to the new electronic editions of Chaucer and Samuel Johnson.

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Conference Info

In review


Hosted at University of Bergen

Bergen, Norway

June 25, 1996 - June 29, 1996

147 works by 190 authors indexed

Scott Weingart has print abstract book that needs to be scanned; certain abstracts also available on dh-abstracts github page. (https://github.com/ADHO/dh-abstracts/tree/master/data)

Conference website: https://web.archive.org/web/19990224202037/www.hd.uib.no/allc-ach96.html

Series: ACH/ICCH (16), ALLC/EADH (23), ACH/ALLC (8)

Organizers: ACH, ALLC