Balisage Paper: Markup and meter: Using XML tools to teach a computer to think about versification
August 11 - 14, 2015
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Slides and Materials
- Balisage-2015_Birnbaum-Thorsen.zip: Presentation slides in Adobe PDF.
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Perspectives on computer programming for the
humanities. Originally published in Text
technology 7, 1: 1–17 with an updated version available at
http://poetry.obdurodon.org/reports/adams-birnbaum.xhtml. [cited 14
Balisage series on markup technologies. Topic: Concurrent
markup/overlap. Inventory of links on line at
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stand-off annotation doesn't quite work: and why you might want to use it
nevertheless. Presented at Balisage: The Markup Conference 2010, Montréal,
Canada, August 3 - 6, 2010. In Proceedings of Balisage: The Markup
Conference 2010. Balisage Series on Markup Technologies, vol. 5 (2010).
doi:https://doi.org/10.4242/BalisageVol5.Banski01. Available on line at
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Proceedings of Extreme Markup Languages 2005. Available
on line at
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Belyj, Andrej. 1910. Simvolizm. Moscow: Musaget. Repr. Moscow, 2010. Available on line at http://az.lib.ru/b/belyj_a/index.shtml#gr7 (HTML) and http://dlib.rsl.ru/viewer/01003765268#?page=3 (images). [cited 14 June 2015]
DeRose, Steven. The SGML FAQ book. Boston: Kluwer.
overlap: A review and a horse.
Proceedings of Extreme Markup Languages 2004. Available
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Fundamental′naja èlektronnaja biblioteka
Russkaja literatura i fol′klor
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Russian Auden and the Russianness of Auden. In: Aroui, Jean-Louis, and A.
Arleo, ed. 2009. Towards a typology of poetic forms: From language
to metrics and beyond. Language faculty and beyond: Internal and external
variation in linguistics 2. Amsterdam; Philadelphia: John Benjamins Pub. Company.
Friedberg, Nila. 2011. English rhythms in Russian verse: On the experiment of Joseph Brodsky. Trends in linguistics. Studies and monographs 232. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter.
Gasparov, Mixail Leonovič. 1984. Očerk istorii russkogo stixa. Metrika, ritmika, rifma, strofika. Moscow: Nauka. Selections available on line at http://www.infoliolib.info/philol/gasparov/gsprsfr.html. [cited 14 June 2015]
Goldfarb, Charles. 1990. The SGML handbook. Oxford: Clarendon.
Marcoux, Yves, Michael
Sperberg-McQueen and Claus Huitfeldt.
Modeling overlapping structures: Graphs and
serializability. Presented at Balisage: The Markup
Conference 2013, Montréal, Canada, August 6–9, 2013. In Proceedings of Balisage: The Markup Conference 2013. Balisage
Series on Markup Technologies, vol. 10 (2013). doi:https://doi.org/10.4242/BalisageVol10.Marcoux01.
Parsing LMNL by XSLT upconversion. Presented at Balisage: The Markup Conference 2012, Montréal, Canada, August 7–10,
2012. In Proceedings of Balisage: The Markup Conference
2012. Balisage Series on Markup Technologies, vol. 8 (2012). doi:https://doi.org/10.4242/BalisageVol8.Piez01.
within range space: From LMNL to OHCO. Presented at Balisage: The Markup Conference 2014, Washington, DC, August 5–8, 2014.
In Proceedings of Balisage: The Markup Conference 2014.
Balisage Series on Markup Technologies, vol. 13 (2014). doi:https://doi.org/10.4242/BalisageVol13.Piez01.
Scherr, Barry P. 1986. Russian poetry: Meter, rhythm, and rhyme. Berkeley: University of California Press.
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Shaw, J. Thomas. 1993. Pushkin’s poetics of the unexpected: The nonrhymed lines in the rhymed poetry and the rhymed lines in the nonrhymed poetry. Columbus, OH: Slavica.
Taranovski, Kiril. 1953. Ruski dvodelni ritmovi. Posebna izdanja, knjiga CCXVII. Odelenije literature i jezika, knjiga 5. Belgrade: Srpska akademija nauka.
Text Encoding Initiative. P5: Guidelines for Electronic Text Encoding and Interchangehttp://www.tei-c.org/release/doc/tei-p5-doc/en/html/SG.html#SG12 Version 2.8.0. Last updated on 6th April 2015, revision 13197. [cited 16 July 2015]
Trans-historical Poetry Project. Developed at the Stanford University Literary Lab by Ryan Heuser, Mark Algee-Hewitt, Maria Kraxenberger, J. D. Porter, Jonny Sensenbaugh, and Justin Tackett. https://github.com/quadrismegistus/litlab-poetry, and especially the slides from their DH2014 Lausanne presentation at http://tinyurl.com/ou3gr5o [cited 19 July 2015]
Tsur, Reuven. Poetic rhythm: Structure and performance. An empirical study in cognitive poetics. Second edition, revised. Eastbourne, UK and Portland, OR: Sussex Academic Press.