[Humanist] 28.546 digital dictionaries

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                 Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 28, No. 546.
            Department of Digital Humanities, King's College London
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        Date: Sat, 6 Dec 2014 13:32:22 -0600
        From: Michael Hancher <mh at umn.edu>
        Subject: Digital Dictionaries

On January 5, 2013, the Modern Language Association Discussion Group on
Lexicography sponsored session 562, “Digital Dictionaries,” at the
MLA’s annual meeting in Boston
Tweets reporting that session were later assembled at Storify.com
Jennifer Howard interviewed the participants before publishing her article,
“In the Digital Era, Our Dictionaries Read Us,” in the *Chronicle of
Higher Education* on March 11, 2013

Five articles have now been published in *Dictionaries: Journal of the
Dictionary Society of North America*, volume 35
http://muse.jhu.edu/journals/dictionaries/toc/dic.35.html  (2014), which
expand on the presentations given at that session:

- Michael Hancher, “Digital Dictionaries: Introduction,” 272-74.<http://muse.jhu.edu/login?auth=0&type=summary&url=/journals/dictionaries/v035/35.hancher.html>.

- Ben Zimmer, “Lexicography 2.0: Reimagining Dictionaries for the
Digital Age,” 275-86.

- Peter Sokolowski, “The Dictionary as Data,” 287–98.

- David Jost, “Digital Change: The Benefits of Control,” 299–302.

- Lisa Berglund, “Reflecting on Digital Dictionaries,” 303–06.

See also “Notes on Contributors,” 398–403. <http://muse.jhu.edu/login?auth=0&type=summary&url=/journals/dictionaries/v035/35.contributors.html>

Michael Hancher
Professor of English
University of Minnesota

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