Loading presentation...

Present Remotely

Send the link below via email or IM


Present to your audience

Start remote presentation

  • Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
  • People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
  • This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
  • A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
  • Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article

Do you really want to delete this prezi?

Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.


Make your likes visible on Facebook?

Connect your Facebook account to Prezi and let your likes appear on your timeline.
You can change this under Settings & Account at any time.

No, thanks

Studying Judith in Anglo-Saxon England

No description

Brandon Hawk

on 15 November 2013

Comments (0)

Please log in to add your comment.

Report abuse

Transcript of Studying Judith in Anglo-Saxon England

Studying Judith in Anglo-Saxon England
What Is "Studying Judith in Anglo-Saxon England"?
Major contributions:
Knowledge of Anglo-Saxon library; circulation and study of texts; relationships between texts; teaching of OE

Archive of texts (Latin, Old English), with translations
Future XML/TEI editions of passages and full texts

Text mining analysis

Mapping manuscripts (geographically and temporally)

User-based tools (corpus search, comparison tools, etc.)
, in BL, Cotton Vitellius A.xv
(Used under CC license)
The Text Corpus
Constellation: Vulgate Judith as the center

Some texts (49 total):
Old English

Omeka archive:
(Hosted by Scholars' Collaborative)
Corpus Glossary (detail)
Preliminary Mapping
Some Text Mining & Visualizations
OE corpus collocate clusters
(nodes by frequencies)
Latin corpus collocate clusters
(nodes by frequencies)
Going Forward
University of Connecticut Scholars' Collaborative (Big Thanks!)
Future funding?

One-man band
Need collaborators, other skill sets

Peer review

What Is "Studying Judith in Anglo-Saxon England"?
Subject: Biblical Judith, adaptations, & Christian responses

Scope: Anglo-Saxon England (c.600-1100)

Teaching Old English poetic
How did Anglo-Saxons study and understand the biblical text?
Thank You!
For updates, follow the project blog:

And follow me on Twitter: @b_hawk
Orazio Gentileschi,
Judith and Her Maidservant with the Head of Holofernes, 1621-24.
Full transcript