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Whither TEI? The Next Thirty Years

20 September 2016

In the next fifty years the entirety of our inherited archive of cultural works will have to be re-edited within a network of digital storage, access, and dissemination (Jerome McGann,...

Freebo, Free Lunch, and Digital Images

19 December 2015

The recent Twitterstorm over Proquest’s first canceling, and then canceling the canceling, of access to EEBO images by members of the Renaissance Society of America should make...

New release of Shakespeare His Contemporaries

24 November 2015

I have put a new version of Shakespeare His Contemporaries on Google Drive, where you may or view or download the plays. In this version I have grouped the plays by decades and put...

Hannah, Kate, and Lydia at work

27 October 2015

While reviewing the work of Hannah, Kate, and Lydia, I enjoyed the precision and concision of their annotations. A sample of them appears below. While a full documentation would require...