Digital Humanities Lab – University of Basel

Event Date: November 8, 2018 to November 10, 2018
Event Time: All day

Berenike Herrmann and Lettie Dorst will be giving a workshop on metaphor identification with MIPVU for MA and PhD students at the Digital Humanities Lab of the University of Basel (8 and 9 November 2018). The workshop includes an exploration of a vector-based method and a tutorial on a web-based collaborative annotation too, CATMA.

Coordinated with the workshop are two public lectures, which are open to an interested audience. For organizational reasons, interested parties who only want to attend the lectures are kindly asked to register briefly by email (berenike.herrmann@unibas.ch).

8 November: 18.00 | Evening Lecture (→ German Seminar Room 3)
«How hard can it be? A Closer Look at How Human Translators and Machine Translation Software Handle Metaphor in Translation»
A.G. (Lettie) Dorst, Leiden | Chair: Nils Reiter, Stuttgart

9 November: 12.30 – 13.30 | Lunch Lecture (→ Deutsches Seminar Room 3)
«Empiricising Hermeneutics: The Methodological Scope of Digital Text Annotation»
Jan Christoph Meister, Hamburg | Chair: Lars Konieczny, Freiburg i. Br.

Further information can be found at http://dhlab.unibas.ch/finding-metaphor-in-discourse/ 

 

Metaphor Lab • November 6, 2018


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