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From parchment to cyberspace : medieval literature in the digital age / Stephen G. Nichols.

Author/Creator:
Nichols, Stephen G., author.
Publication:
New York, NY : Peter Lang Publishing, Inc., [2016]
Format/Description:
Book
xxiv, 244 pages ; 23 cm.
Series:
Medieval interventions : new light on traditional thinking ; vol. 2
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Subjects:
Literature, Medieval -- Criticism, Textual.
Criticism, Textual -- Data processing.
Manuscripts, Medieval -- Digitization.
Digital humanities.
Manuscripts, Medieval -- History.
Transmission of texts -- History.
Codicology.
Contents:
Introduction : why I wrote this book
Technologies of the medieval book: the manuscript matrix. What is a manuscript culture?
Materiality and mimesis : anatomy of an illusion
No fool of time : the paradox of manuscript transmission
Technologies of manuscript knowledge: how we read now in the digital middle ages. The work of reading
Variance and/as dynamic reading
Synoptic reading : medieval manuscripts as text networks
Epilogue : digital humanities and contemporary critical theory.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9781433129636
1433129639
9781453915981
OCLC:
947953644
Publisher Number:
99968949096