Digital Humanities in Estonia A° 2015

Conference on Translingual and Transcultural Digital Humanities

October 19–21, 2015
Estonian Literary Museum, Tartu


Abstracts and Synopses


Vahur Puik – sorting historic photographs into categories

Kristel Uiboaed, Siim Antso, Liina Lindström, Maarja-Liisa Pilvik, Mirjam Ruutma Applying spatial data in linguistics

Juhan Pant Vanalinnad: Map application for historical city maps of Estonia

Emily Franzini, Greta Franzini Grimms Märchen: A semi automatic exploration of intertextuality and intratextuality

Kati Kallio Navigating poetic texts in different languages, dialects and orthographies

Liisi Laineste Refugee crisis and big data

Kalev Leetaru Looking across languages: Mass translation of the world’s news

Heiki-Jaan Kaalep Vabamorf, a set of open-source morphological tools for Estonian

Raul Sirel Terminology EXtraction and Text Analytics (TEXTA) toolkit

Līva Bodniece DH in Latvia from a classical philologist’s perspective

Jan Rybicki Signals in stylometry: What numbers tell us about literary works

Oleg Sobchuk, Artyom Shelya, Peeter Tinits Evolution within cinemetrics: A quantitative study of American mystery films

Marko Büchler, Maria Moritz Electronic Text Reuse Acquisition Project

Neeme Kahusk, Kadri Vider Web services at the Center of Estonian Language Resources

Anda Baklāne Libraries from the viewpoint of digital humanities: The case of the National Library of Latvia

Mari Sarv The role of memory institutions in developing digital humanities


The publication was compiled and edited by: Liisi Laineste, Mari Sarv

The compiling and editing of the publication was enabled by the institutional research funding IUT 22-4 and IUT 22-5 provided by the Estonian Ministry of Education and Research.

Publication was supported by the Cultural Endowment of Estonia.