Friday, 4 January, 1:45–3:00 p.m., Fairfax A, Sheraton
Program arranged by the MLA Committee on Scholarly Editions
Presiding: Stephen G. Nichols, Johns Hopkins Univ., MD
Speakers: Karen L. Fresco, Univ. of Illinois, Urbana; Albert Lloret, Univ. of Massachusetts, Amherst; Jacques Neefs, Johns Hopkins Univ., MD
For abstracts, visit johnshopkins.academia.edu/StephenGNichols.
This panel explores the resistance of editors to explore digital editions. Questions posed: Do scholarly protocols deliberately resist computational methodologies? Or are we still in a liminal period where print predominates for lack of training in the new technology? Does the problem lie with a failure to encourage digital research by younger scholars?
Genre, Theory, Method – Electronic Technology (Teaching, Research, and Theory)
The Profession – Publishing and Editing