Monthly Archives: November 2010

“Digital Mediation of Modernist Literary Texts and Their Documents” Digital Humanities 2010, King’s College London, 7-10 July 2010

This paper will demonstrate an advanced work in progress, the digitised manuscript and transcription of Samuel Beckett’s novel Watt (composed in 1941-45 and first published in 1953). Discussion of the project will centre upon the digital resources buttressing the presentation … Continue reading

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“Digital Scholarly Editions of Modernist Texts: Navigating the Text in Samuel Beckett’s Watt Manuscripts,” Sydney Studies in English 36 (2010): 150-169

Modernist literary texts, especially those in the avant-garde tradition, present fundamental challenges to classical concepts of text status and structure. These texts, experimental in their published forms, also demonstrate complex relationships with their manuscript documents. Renewed interest in the flexible … Continue reading

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