Pamphlet #2. Classics and the Digital Age. Advantages and limitations of digital text analysis in classical philology

Marie Revellio, October 2015

Classical philology adopted computer-assisted research methods very early. In order to provide first insights into recent developments of digital Latin scholarship, several digital text collections and commonly used tools are introduced, focusing especially on research questions concerning the phenomenon of intertextuality. In addition, adjacent issues as digitization and long-term preservation of ancient texts, the status of different text surrogates and the need for language skills are discussed.

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