Digital Humanities

Enjeux éthiques et juridiques au diapason des données de la recherche en études aréales

On 25-26 March 2024, I participated in the workshop Enjeux éthiques et juridiques au diapason des données de la recherche en études aréales at the Maison méditerranéenne des sciences de l’Homme, Aix-en-Provence (France), organised by the consortium Huma-Num DISTAM (Digital Studies Africa, Asia, Middle East). I gave a presentation entitled “La Collection Islam Afrique de […]

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Launch of the “Islam West Africa Collection”

On 9 November 2023, the Leibniz-Zentrum Moderner Orient (ZMO) officially launched the Islam West Africa Collection (IWAC) in Berlin. This project, which I’m directing, is a collaborative, open-access digital database that currently contains over 6,000 archival documents, newspaper articles, Islamic publications of various kinds, audio and video recordings, photographs, and references on Islam and Muslims

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Les humanités numériques dans les projets de recherche

In January, I attended the EnExDi Winter School “Les humanités numériques dans les projets de recherche” at the Université de Poitiers (France). Over the course of five days, we learned the basics of digital humanities, both in terms of best practice and methodological considerations. We worked with a range of approaches and techniques, including text

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Publishing the Islam Burkina Faso Collection: Collaboration for Digital Scholarship

On 15 September, together with Perry Collins, we presented a paper entitled “Publishing the Islam Burkina Faso Collection: Collaboration for Digital Scholarship” for the panel on “Digital Humanities” at the 34th Deutscher Orientalistentag (DOT) Conference at the Freie Universität Berlin (Germany). Abstract Despite the growing popularity of digital humanities, a limited number of initiatives related

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12th European Summer University (ESU) in Digital Humanities “Culture & Technology”

In August 2022, I attended the 12th European Summer University in Digital Humanities “Culture & Technology”, hosted by the University of Leipzig and organised by Elisabeth Burr in collaboration with the Forum Digital Humanities Leipzig (FDHL). The two-week intensive programme consisted of 36 hours of workshops, four teaser sessions, six lectures, four project presentations and

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