6.0656 ACH-ALLC '93 Conference (1/377)

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Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 6, No. 0656. Friday, 9 Apr 1993.

Date: Wed, 7 Apr 1993 17:02 EDT
Subject: ACH-ALLC93 Conference

ACH-ALLC93, the joint international conference of the Association for
Computers and the Humanities and the Association for Literary and
Linguistic Computing, will be held at Georgetown University in
Washington, DC, June 16-19, 1993.

Listed below are the keynote speeches and the papers and panels
accepted for presentation at the conference.

The conference announcement/registration form and the provisional
program can be obtained in several ways:

1. by email request to ACH_ALLC93@GUVAX.GEORGETOWN.EDU

2. by anonymous FTP to GUVAX.GEORGETOWN.EDU in directory ACH_ALLC93

3. by gopher to GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY in directory ACH_ALLC93

4. by surface mail from
Paul Mangiafico, Project Assistant
Center for Text and Technology
Academic Computer Center
238 Reiss Science Building
Georgetown University
Washington, DC 20057 USA


Keynote Speeches:

Clifford Lynch, Director of Library Automation, Office of the President,
University of California
Hugh Kenner, Franklin and Calloway Professor of English, University of

Accepted Papers:

Douglas A. Kibbee (University of Illinois)
The History of Disciplinary Vocabulary: A Computer-Based Approach to
Concepts of 'Usage' in 17th-Century Works on Language

Terry Butler, Donald Bruce (University of Alberta)
Towards the Discourse of the Commune: Computer Aided Analysis of
Jules Valles' Trilogy Jacques Vingtras

John Lavagnino (Brandeis University)
Hypertext and Textual Editing

Risto Miilumaki (University of Turku)
The Prerelease Materials for Finnegans Wake: A Hypermedia Approach
to Joyce's Work in Progress

Catherine Scott (University of North London)
Hypertext as a Route into Computer Literacy

Thomas B. Horton (Florida Atlantic University)
Finding Verbal Correspondences Between Texts

David Holmes (The University of the West of England), Michael L. Hilton
(University of South Carolina)
Cumulative Sum Charts for Authorship Attribution: An Appraisal

Lisa Lena Opas (University of Joensuu)
Analysing Stylistic Features in Translation: A Computer-Aided

Nancy Ide (Vassar College), Jean Veronis (GRTC/CNRS)
An Encoding Scheme for Machine Readable Dictionaries

Peter Flynn (University College, Cork)
Spinning the Web - Using WorldWideWeb for Browsing SGML

Claus Huitfeldt (University of Bergen)
MECS - A Multi-Element Code System

Wilfried Ver Eecke, Marvin Needell (Georgetown University)
Computer Analysis of Hegel's Phenomenology of Mind
Tony Jappy (University of Perpignan)
The Verbal Structure of Romantic and Serious Fiction

Thomas Rommel (University of Tuebingen)
An Analysis of Word Clusters in Lord Byron's Don Juan

Daniel C. Jacobson (University of North Dakota)
Multi-Media Environments for the Study of Musical Form and Analysis

John Morehen (University of Nottingham)
Computers and Authenticity in the Performance of Elizabethan
Keyboard Music

Christian Delcourt (Universite de Liege)
Computational Linguistics from 500 BC to AD 1700

Catherine N. Ball (Georgetown University)
Automated Text Analysis: Cautionary Tales

Jean-Jacques Hamm, Greg Lessard (Queen's University)
Do Literary Studies Really Need Computers?

John Burrows (University of Newcastle, Australia)
Noisy Signals? Or Signals in the Noise?

Hans van Halteren (University of Nijmegen)
The Usefulness of Function and Attribute Information in Syntactic

R. Harald Baayen (Max-Planck-Institute for Psycholinguistics)
Quantitative Aspects of Lexical Conceptual Structure

Elizabeth S.Adams (Hood College)
Let the Trigrams Fall Where They May: Trigram Type and Tokens in
the Brown Corpus

Greg Lessard, Michael Levison (Queen's University)
Computational Models of Riddling Strategies

Walter Daelemans, Antal van den Bosch (Tilburg University), Steven
Gilles, Gert Durieux (University of Antwerp)
Learning Linguistic Mappings: An Instance-Based Learning Approach

Michael J. Almeida, Eugenie P. Almeida (University of Northern Iowa)
NewsAnalyzer - An Automated Assistant for the Analysis of Newspaper

Kazys Baniulis, Bronius Tamulynas, Kestutis Pocius, Saulius Simniskis,
Daiva Dmuchovska, Jolanta Normantiene (Kaunas University of
Computer-Based Lithuanian Language Learning System in Humanities

Eve Wilson (University of Kent at Canterbury)
Language of Learner and Computer: Modes of Interaction

Floyd D. Barrows, Elaine Cherney, James B. Obielodan (Michigan State
An Experimental Computer-Assisted Instructional Unit on Ancient
Hebrew History and Society

Hsin-Hsi Chen, Ting-Chuan Chung (National Taiwan University)
Proper Treatments of Ellipsis Problems in an English-Chinese
Machine Translation System

Jorge Hankamer (University of California, Santa Cruz)
keCitexts: Text-based Analysis of Morphology and Syntax in an
Agglutinating Language

Juha Heikkila, Atro Voutilainen (University of Helsinki)
ENGCG: An Efficient and Accurate Parser for English Texts

Wen-Chiu Tu (University of Illinois)
Sound Correspondences in Dialect Subgrouping

Ellen Johnson, William A. Kretzschmar, Jr. (University of Georgia)
Using Linguistic Atlas Databases for Phonetic Analysis

Shoichiro Hara, Hisashi Yasunaga (National Institute of Japanese
On the Full-Text Database of Japanese Classical Literature

Ian Lancashire (University of Toronto)
A Textbase of Early Modern English Dictionaries, 1499-1659

Dionysis Goutsos, Ourania Hatzidaki, Philip King (University of
Towards a Corpus of Spoken Modern Greek

Yannis Haralambous (Lille, France)

Kathryn Burroughs Taylor (McLean, Virginia)
Transferring Automatic Speech Recognizer (ASR) Performance
Improvement Technology to Optical Character Recognition

David J. Hutches (University of California, San Diego)
Lexical Classification: Examining a New Tool for the Statistical
Processing of Plain Text Corpora

Espen S. Ore, Anne Haavaldsen (Norwegian Computing Centre for the
Computerizing the Runic Inscriptions at the Historic Museum in

Daan van Reenen (Free University, Amsterdam)
Early Islamic Traditions, History and Information Science

Angela Gilham (Tyne and Wear, UK)
Knowledge-Based Simulation: Applications in History

Malcolm B. Brown (Dartmouth College)
Navigating the Waters: Building an Academic Information System

Charles Henry (Vassar College)
The Coalition for Networked Information (CNI), the Global Library,
and the Humanities

Christian-Emil Ore
The Norwegian Information System for the Humanities

Michael Strangelove (University of Ottawa)
The State and Potential of Networked Resources for Religious
Studies: An Overview of Documented Resources and the Process of
Creating a Discipline-Specific Networked Archive of Bibliographic
Information and Research/Pedagogical Material

Andrew D. Scrimgeour (Regis University)
Cocitation Study of Religious Journals

Accepted Panels:

Documenting Electronic Texts

Annelies Hoogcarspel (Center for Electronic Texts in the Humanities),
TEI Header, Text Documentation, and Bibliographic Control of
Electronic Texts
Richard Giordano (Manchester University)
Panelist TBA

Preserving the Human Electronic Record: Responsibilities, Problems,

Peter Graham (Rutgers University), Chair
Barry Neavill (University of Alabama)
W. Scott Stornetta (Bellcore)

Networked Electronic Resources: New Opportunities for Humanities

Christine Mullings (University of Bath), Chair
HUMBUL: A Successful Experiment
Richard Gartner (Bodleian Library)
Moves Towards the Electronic Bodleian: Introducing Digital Imaging
into the Bodleian Library, Oxford
Jonathan Moffett (Ashmolean Museum)
Making Resource Databases Accessible to the Humanities

Developing and Managing Electronic Texts Centers

Mark Day (Indiana University), Chair and Participant
Anita Lowry (University of Iowa)
John-Price Wilkin (University of Virginia)

Design Principles for Electronic Textual Resources: Integrating the
Uses, Users and Developers

Susan Hockey (Center for Electronic Text in the Humanities), Chair
Nicholas Belkin (Rutgers University)
Elaine Brennan (Brown University)
Robin Cover (Dallas, TX)

What Next After the TEI? Call for a Text Software Initiative

Nancy Ide (Vassar College), Chair
Malcolm Brown (Dartmouth College)
Mark Olsen (University of Chicago)
Jean Veronis (CNRS, Marseille)
Antonio Zampolli (Istituto di Linguistica, Pisa)
Representative of GNU Free Software Foundation

Issues in Humanities Computing Support

Charles D. Bush (Brigham Young University), Chair
Peter Lafford (Arizona State University)
Terry Butler (University of Alberta)
Donald Spaeth (University of Glasgow)
Malcolm Brown (Dartmouth College)

The Scholar's Workbench and the "Edition:" Legitimate Aspiration or

Frank Colson (University of Southampton)
The Debate on Multi-Media Standards
Manfred Thaller (Max-Planck-Instit t f r Geschichte)
Exploiting Datasets Using Kleio under Microcosm
Dino Buzzetti (University of Bologna)
Masters and Books in Fourteenth Century Bologna
Frank Colson, Wendy Hall (University of Southampton)
Towards a Multi-Media Edition

Interrogating the Text: Hypertext in English Literature

Caroline Davis (Oxford University), Chair
Patrick W. Conner, Rudolph P. Almasy (West Virginia University)
Corpus Exegesis in the Literature Classroom: The Sonnet Workstation
Mike Best (Victoria University)
Of Hype and Hypertext: In Search of Structure
Stuart Lee (Oxford Univ.)
Hypermedia in the Trenches: First World War Poetry in Hypercard --
Observations on Evaluation, Design, and Copyright

The Computerization of the Manuscript Tradition of Chr tien de Troyes's
"Le Chevalier de la Charrette"

Joel Goldfield (Plymouth State College), Chair and Reporter
Karl D. Uitti (Princeton University)
Old French Manuscripts, the Modern Book, and the Image
Gina L. Greco (Portland State University)
The Electronic Diplomatic Transcription of Chr tien de Troyes's "Le
Chevalier de la Charrette (Lancelot):" Its Forms and Uses
Toby Paff (Princeton University)
The 'Charrette" Database: Technical Issues and Experimental

The Wittgenstein Archives at the University of Bergen

Claus Huitfeldt (University of Bergen), Chair
Claus Huitfeldt, Ole Letnes (University of Bergen)
Encoding Wittgenstein
Claus Huitfeldt (University of Bergen)
Manuscript Encoding: Alphatexts and Betatexts
Alois Pichler (University of Bergen)
What Is Transcription, Really?

Signs, Symbols, and Discourses: A New Direction for Computer-Aided
Literary Studies -- New Responses

Paul A. Fortier (University of Manitoba), Chair
Mark Olsen (University of Chicago)
Signs, Symbols, and Discourses: A New Direction for Computer-Aided
Literary Studies
Donald Bruce (University of Alberta)
Towards the Implementation of Text and Discourse Theory in
Computer-Aided Analysis
Paul Fortier (University of Manitoba)
Babies, Bathwater, and the Study of Literature
Joel D. Goldfield (Plymouth State College)
An Argument for Single-Author and Other Focused Studies Using
Quantitative Criticism: A Collegial Response to Mark Olsen
Gina L. Greco and Peter Shoemaker (Princeton University)
Computer-Aided Literary Studies: Addressing the Particularities of
Medieval Texts
Ellen Spolsky (Bar-Ilan University)
Have It Your Way and Mine: The Theory of Styles

Invited SIGIR Panel on Information Retrieval

Edward Fox (Virginia Technical University), Chair and Presenter
Electronic Dissertation Project

Elizabeth D. Liddy (Syracuse University)
Use of Extractable Semantics from a Machine Readable Dictionary for
Information Tasks
Robert P. Futrelle (Northeastern University)
Representing, Searching, Annotating, and Classifying Scientific and
Complex Orthographic Text

The British National Corpus: Problems in Producing a Large Text

Gavin Burnage (Oxford University Computing Service), Chair
Roger Garside (Lancaster University)
Ray Woodall (Oxford University Press)

The Academical Village: Electronic Texts and the University of

John Price-Wilkin (University of Virginia), Chair
Kendon Stubbs (University of Virginia)
David Seaman (University of Virginia)
David Gants (University of Virginia)