Critical Paths into DH : Willard McCarty and The Women Writers’ Project

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McCarty, Willard. (2005). Humanities Computing. New York: Palgrave MacMillan.

The Women Writers Project.

Unsworth, John. Knowledge Representation in the Humanities Computing

The concept of modeling as proposed by Willard McCarty in his book Humanities Computing was at the same time useful and very intriguing as I was getting more interested in transformative interventions that Digital Humanities or Digital Studies allow.

Women Writers Project archive is an example of applying a TEI model on literary works written by women writers and the opportunities that this model offers for representing, understanding, reading, and preserving the works of women.