Preservation for the (Digital) Ages

Databases aren’t just for tech companies. Classicists collaborate with TACC, UT’s supercomputing center, to upgrade preservation methods for the Digital Age.

 

“Deborah Beck is an expert in the use of language in Greek poetry. Her book “Speech Presentation in Homeric Epic” was the first systematic examination of all the speeches in the “Iliad” and the “Odyssey.” When she was preparing her book in 2012, her publisher suggested she make the extensive database she had created available to the public online.”

Read on at https://news.utexas.edu/2017/10/30/preservation-for-the-digital-ages

 

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