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History of Art Research Seminar 17 February 2021

Gražina Subelytė, Peggy Guggenheim Collection, VeniceOkamoto Tarō and Kurt Seligmann: The Magical Myth of TomorrowGražina Subelytė is a curator at the Peggy Guggenheim Collection in Venice, where she…

From  Malene Nafisi on February 19th, 2021 0 likes 3 plays 0  

The Fennell Forum

The virtual forum brought together some of the leading historians in the field of American history for a discussion of the recent US presidential election and its consequences. Moderated by…

From  Sarah Morrison on February 17th, 2021 0 likes 0 plays

ASR Lecture 9: missing content

Missing content from ASR Lecture 9 on back-off bigram LMs

From  Peter Bell on February 15th, 2021 0 likes 7 plays 0  

Queer Voices from the Pandemic

While there are multiple LGBTQ+ communities in the UK, something that unites them is resilience in the face of crisis. Queer Britain, the national LGBTQ+ museum, has launched…

From  Muireann Crowley on February 11th, 2021 0 likes 5 plays

Library resources refresher - HCA

A brief refresher session for students in School of History, Classics and Archaeology on Library resources and services (February 2021). A PDF version of the slides can be downloaded from the…

From  Caroline Stirling on February 11th, 2021 0 likes 8 plays 0  

One Origin of Digital Humanities: Fr. Roberto Busa in His Own Words

Jointly hosted by the Centre for Data, Culture & Society and UCL DH, this event features contributors to the new volume One Origin of Digital Humanities: Fr Roberto Busa S.J. in His Own Words…

From  Roisin O'Brien on February 3rd, 2021 0 likes 49 plays 0  

History of Art Research Seminar 20 January 2021

Dr Jamie Forde and Dr Jiemin Fang, University of Edinburgh Jade Across Oceans: The Power of Green Stone in Ancient China and MesoamericaWhen the Spanish conquistador Bernal Diaz del Castillo…

From  Malene Nafisi on January 27th, 2021 0 likes 3 plays 0  

History in Crisis: Monuments

Given the recent debates about monuments, this panel examined the faultlines of historical monuments and their meanings. Panellists included Hilary Green, Patricia Rubertone, Hakim Adi, and Anindita…

From  Julie Gibbings on January 26th, 2021 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Beyond the Books - Series 2: Episode 1 - Wilson McLeod

Beyond the Books is a podcast from the School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures (LLC) that gives you a behind-the-scenes look at research and the people who make it happen. Emma Aviet, a…

From  Emmalyn Shannon Aviet on January 24th, 2021 0 likes 88 plays 0  

History of Art Research Seminar 13 January 2021

The Brutish Museums by Prof Dan Hicks, Professor of Contemporary Archaeology at Oxford and Curator at the Pitt Rivers. Dan Hicks FSA is Professor of Contemporary Archaeology at the University of…

From  Malene Nafisi on January 14th, 2021 0 likes 23 plays 0  

Searching for literature: Historical Skills and Methods II

This is an introductory session on literature searching for students on Historical Skills and Methods II. A PDF version of slides can be downloaded from Attachments tab. - Introduction - Your…

From  Caroline Stirling on January 6th, 2021 0 likes 182 plays 0  

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A lecture video presenting a brief introduction to AI. We discuss the meaning of the word intelligence and we look at a short history of the field.

From  Claudia-Elena Chirita on January 6th, 2021 0 likes 226 plays 0  

Greats: From Plato to the Enlightenment - Lecture 1

Greats: From Plato to the Enlightenment - Lecture 1

From  Damian Caluori on January 5th, 2021 0 likes 6 plays 0  

PGHC11506 Ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphs: Week 1_1

Video by Dr Zsuzsanna Vegh for Ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphs Introduction: Week 1

From  Anna Raczynski on January 5th, 2021 0 likes 31 plays 0  

NLU+ Lecture 2: Machine translation

Introduction to MT

From  Ruairi O'Hare on December 17th, 2020 0 likes 7 plays 0