Projects

Active

Zeit.shift – digital in gesterns Zukunft

 2021-ongoing
 https://www.tessmann.it/en/about-us/projects/zeit-shift.html
 Preservation, development and dissemination of Tyrolian cultural heritage
 Interreg Italia-Österreich European Regional Development Fund (ERDF)
 Landesbibliothek Dr. Friedrich Teßmann (Bolzano), Universität Innsbruck
 OCR, linguistics, nlp, citizen science, digital humanities


LiLa: Linking Latin

 2018-ongoing
 https://lila-erc.eu/
 Linked Data Knowledge Base of linguistic resources and tools for Latin
 CIRCSE Research Centre – Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore (Milano)
 European Research Council (ERC)
 latin, linguistics, nlp, linked data, digital classics, digital humanities
 Passarotti, M., Mambrini, F., Franzini, G., Cecchini, F. M., Litta, E., Moretti, G., Ruffolo, P., Sprugnoli, R. (2020) ‘Interlinking through Lemmas. The Lexical Collection of the LiLa Knowledge Base of Linguistic Resources for Latin’, in Passarotti Marco (ed.), «Current Approaches in Latin Lemmatization», Studi e Saggi Linguistici, LVIII (1), pp. 177-212. ISSN: 0085-6827. DOI: 10.4454/ssl.v58i1.277  


Verba Bestiae: How Latin Conquered Heavy Metal

 2018-ongoing
 https://github.com/CIRCSE/VerbaBestiae
 Study of the use of Latin in heavy metal lyrics
 CIRCSE Research Centre – Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore (Milano)
 latin, linguistics, nlp, text reuse, information retrieval, heavy metal, manuscript transcription, digital classics, digital humanities
 Cecchini, F. M., Franzini, G., Passarotti, M. C. (2020), ‘Verba Bestiae: How Latin conquered Heavy Metal’, In: Valijärvi, R. L., Doesburg, C., DiGioia, A. (eds.) Multilingual Metal: Sociocultural, Linguistic and Literary Perspectives on Heavy Metal Lyrics Emerald Studies in Metal Music and Culture). Emerald Publishing Limited, pp. 241-261. ISBN: 978-18-390994-9-6. DOI: 10.1108/978-1-83909-948-920200021  


Catalogue of Digital Editions

 2012-ongoing
 https://dig-ed-cat.acdh.oeaw.ac.at/
 Surveying best practice in digital scholarly editing
 Austrian Centre for Digital Humanities (Wien)
 catalogue, digital editing, digital humanities
 Franzini, G., Mahony, S., and Terras, M. (2016), ‘A Catalogue of Digital Editions’, In: Pierazzo, E. and Driscoll, M. J. (eds) Digital Scholarly Editing: Theories and Practices. Cambridge: Open Book Publishers. ISBN: 978-1-78374-239-4, pp. 161-182. DOI: 10.11647/OBP.0095  



Completed

TRACER Text Reuse Detection Engine

 2015-2018
 https://www.etrap.eu/
 Automatic text reuse detection for historical texts
 Bundesministeriums für Bildung und Forschung (BMBF)
 latin, linguistics, nlp, text reuse, information retrieval, digital classics, digital humanities


Tracing Authorship in Noise

 2016
 Attributing authorship in the noisy digitised correspondence of Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm
 University of Göttingen
 University of Antwerp, Uniwersytet Jagielloński, Instytut Jȩzyka Polskiego Polskiej Akademii Nauk
 OCR, HTR, correspondence, Grimm, authorship attribution, digital humanities
 Franzini, G., Kestemont, M., Rotari, G., Jander, M., Ochab, J. K., Franzini, E., Byszuk, J., Rybicki, J. (2018) ‘Attributing authorship in the noisy digitized correspondence of Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm’, Frontiers in Digital Humanities, 5(4). ISSN: 2297-2668. DOI: 10.3389/fdigh.2018.00004