George Kiraz@gkiraz Active 3 years, 8 months ago
|Bio||A computer scientist and a humanist, George Kiraz was involved in digital projects in the humanities since the 1980s. He built a philological database for Syriac sedra.bethmardutho.org, one of the first peer-reviewed open access journals hugoye.bethmardutho.org, and one of the earliest online libraries (now hosted on archive.org) https://archive.org/details/bethmardutho. He currently directs many DH projects at the Syriac Institute in Piscataway.|
Digital humanities, computational linguistics, Syriac studies.
|Projects||Hugoye: Journal of Syriac Studies hugoye.bethmardutho.org SEDRA: Lexical Database for Syriac sedra.bethmardutho.org eBethArké: Syriac Digital Library https://archive.org/details/bethmardutho Qoruyo: OCR and HTR Models for Syriac bethmardutho.org/qoruyo GEDSH: Online Encylopedia for Syriac studies gedsh.bethmardutho.org|