Walter G Andrews
NEAR E 496
Offered occasionally by visitors or resident faculty. Content varies.
This is a special course offered in Ankara Turkey for students with expertise in Ottoman Turkish and an interest in the editing, transcription, and analysis of original Ottoman texts. The instruction will be done by Stacy Waters from CARTAH and will cover web tools, technology, and theory for the preservation, access, and study of Ottoman texts developed by the Ottoman Texts Archive Project.
Student learning goals
General method of instruction
Minimal lecture. Hands-on work with compter-based web tools. Afternoon lectures by noted Turkish scholars
Previous work with Ottoman texts.
Class assignments and grading
The production of of sample texts.
Interest, participation, completion of assigned work.