Free manuscripts

379 views

Published on

Published in: Education
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total views
379
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
4
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
4
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Free manuscripts

  1. 1. Taking the Manuscripts of the Tales outside the Academy Barbara Bordalejo @TextualScholar @bordalejo University of Saskatchewan
  2. 2. iPoe
  3. 3. Touch Press
  4. 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. 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. 6. CantApp A text for digital natives.
  7. 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. 8. CantApp Prototype http://www.sd-editions.com/CantApp/
  9. 9. Textual Communities • http://www.textualcommunities.usask.ca/web/ canterbury-tales/viewer
  10. 10. Taking the Manuscripts of the Tales outside the Academy Barbara Bordalejo @TextualScholar @bordalejo b.bordalejo@bham.ac.uk bb268@nyu.edu
  11. 11. History Teachers • The Canterbury Tales http://www.youtube.com/watch? v=vBa5nN_JyPk
  12. 12. The Waste Land
  13. 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

×