7.0039 ACH-ALLC '93 Last Call (1/36)

Tue, 1 Jun 1993 19:52:21 EDT

Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 7, No. 0039. Tuesday, 1 Jun 1993.

Date: Tue, 01 Jun 1993 11:44:49 -0400 (EDT)
From: ACH-ALLC93 Conference <ACH_ALLC93@guvax.acc.georgetown.edu>
Subject: ACH-ALLC93 Conference - Last Call

LAST CALL: 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. The current draft of the conference
program -- of interest to anyone who develops, provides, or analyzes
electronic text -- appears below.

Highlights of the conference include keynote addresses by Clifford Lynch and
Hugh Kenner; a report on the Text Encoding Initiative; special-interest-group
meetings on Teaching Humanities Computing, the Patrologia Latina Database,
and the Oxford Text Archive; a text-analysis workshop using TACT; a Software
Fair with dozens of presentations; and vendor displays from major commercial
producers of electronic texts and analytical software.

A registration form and other conference-related information can be obtained
in several ways: by anonymous ftp or gopher from the ach_allc93 directories
at guvax.georgetown.edu or from Paul Mangiafico, Project Assistant, by email
at ach_allc93@guvax.georgetown.edu; by surface mail at 238 Reiss Science
Building, Georgetown University, Washington, DC 20057; or by telephone 202-
687-6096 (voice) and 202-687-6003 (fax).



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