Boğaziçi History Department team awarded Digital Humanities grant

Boğaziçi History Department team awarded Digital Humanities grant

Antonis Hadjikyriacou (Assistant Professor), Hilmi Murat Akşehirli (undergrad. student), Nesli Ruken Han (undergrad. student), Abdul Halim bin Haji Mohamad Bohari (undergrad. student), Ayşe Tuğba Silahtar (undergrad. student), and Sefer Soydar (graduate student) were awarded one of the four 2018 Resource Development Grants by Pelagios Commons, a major Digital Humanities initiative (see here for the award announcement) 

The project will employ Recogito, an online tool that allows the mapping of any given text, for the purpose of identifying and visualising spatial relationships in various Ottoman historical texts. See the project description here.