DH research seminar
Frank Fischer: World Literature According to Wikipedia
This talk will discuss methods that can help to understand how World Literature is represented across different language versions of Wikipedia. The according paper is currently reviewed and was co-authored by Christoph Hube, Robert Jäschke, Gerhard Lauer, and Mads Rosendahl. The actual work was carried out by making use of DBpedia, one of Wikipedia's semantizised versions. The presentation will start at 4 o'clock sharp.
From 2013 to 2015, Frank Fischer was coordinator of the DH research collaboration at the GCDH, and is now part of the DARIAH-DE team over at the Göttingen State and University Library.