East Asia Library Talk Series: Reading Edo: Data-driven Approaches for Japan Studies

Edomi at the center, with Japanese graphics around it, on a yellow background

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Time: 
Tuesday, February 8, 2022 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Location: 
Online
Description: 

The talk will introduce data-driven humanities projects at the Center for Open Data in the Humanities (CODH) on historical materials during the Edo period such as Edo maps, Miwo (A mobile app for AI kuzushiji recognition), Kaokore, Bukan Complete Collection, and edomi, with discussion on how these tools and new methodologies will transform the style of Japan Studies.