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Digital Islamic Law and History: Resources and Methods

Maxim Romanov, Research Fellow, Alexander von Humboldt-Lehrstuhl für Digital Humanities, Institut für Informatik, Universität Leipzig

Wed, Nov 16 | 12.00-3.00p | Location: Austin 102, Harvard Law School, 1515 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA

The workshop explores new methods for manipulating Islamic historical texts in Arabic through a collaborative platform called Open Arabic, and with new tools for converting Arabic PDFs into OCR documents.