We encourage transcribers to tweet about their findings as they work through the manuscript, showing everyone where they see that the following hashtags are appropriate to the manuscript and its recipes. The idea here is that transcribers will tweet about recipes or manuscript sections that fit these tags, and that users would be able to … Continue reading Subject Hashtags during the Transcribathon
5 November 2019Folger Manuscript V.b.400:Transcribing Anonymous Medicine Please join the Early Modern Recipe Online Collective (EMROC) for our fifth annual international Transcribathon, as we make an anonymous early modern medical recipe manuscript searchable for users around the globe. We will have transcription groups working in at least a dozen locations, on three continents, with individuals … Continue reading Transcribathon 2019: An Anonymous Medical Text
Fourth Annual EMROC Transcribathon 18 September 2018Jane Dawson’s Recipe Book:Transcribing to Discover the Early Modern Middle Class Please join the Early Modern Recipe Online Collective (EMROC) for our third annual Transcribathon, as we make Jane Dawson’s seventeenth-century recipe manuscript searchable for users around the globe. We will have transcription groups working in at least a … Continue reading Transcribathon 2018: Jane Dawson’s Recipe Book
Thank you for stopping by our transcribathon today. We’re so glad that you’ve decided to join us. We’re kicking things off at the wonderful Wellcome Library in London at 10:00 UK time. The Library is kindly allowing Heather Wolfe (Folger Shakespeare Library) and I to use their Viewing Room for a pop-up event. Have digitized … Continue reading Welcome to Transcribathon 2018!
On 18 September, we’ll be hosting our annual transcribathon. This year, we’re working on the wonderful Jane Dawson book. It is an interesting example of a manuscript book from the middling sorts, and has lots of food and medicine. Rebecca Laroche discusses the book here. We’d love to have you join in. Things will be … Continue reading Transcribathon 2018