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  • 1. Taking the Manuscripts of the Tales outside the Academy Barbara Bordalejo @TextualScholar @bordalejo University of Saskatchewan
  • 2. iPoe
  • 3. Touch Press
  • 4. CantApp Richard North (University College London) Peter Robinson (University of Saskatchewan) Terry Jones (Independent Scholar) Claire Campbell (St Andrew’s University) Mari Volkosh (University College London) James Robinson (OpenSignal.com) Barbara Bordalejo (University of Saskatchewan)
  • 5. CantApp The first app for tablets and other mobile devices produced in collaboration with academics. Will include: •Manuscript images and transcriptions. •Reader’s text. •Modern English translation (and translations into other languages). •Audio and video. •Glossary and explanatory notes.
  • 6. CantApp A text for digital natives.
  • 7. CantApp A text for digital natives, a reader’s text: •Helps the reader understand the literary Chaucer. •Facilitates comprehension. •Makes sense. •Is easier to read.
  • 8. CantApp Prototype http://www.sd-editions.com/CantApp/
  • 9. Textual Communities • http://www.textualcommunities.usask.ca/web/ canterbury-tales/viewer
  • 10. Taking the Manuscripts of the Tales outside the Academy Barbara Bordalejo @TextualScholar @bordalejo b.bordalejo@bham.ac.uk bb268@nyu.edu
  • 11. History Teachers • The Canterbury Tales http://www.youtube.com/watch? v=vBa5nN_JyPk
  • 12. The Waste Land
  • 13. Adding Something More Other editions have included actors like Fiona Shaw, Stephen Fry or Patrick Stewart. http://www.touchpress.com/titles/shakespeares- sonnets/#hero-video