Wido van Peursen

WP6 clariah
Eep Talstra Centre for Bible and Computer (ETCBC), Faculty of Religion and Theology, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Text analytics for Ancient texts and languages; Semitic Languages; Religious texts.
http://www.etcbc.nl
I have a background in Theology and Semitic Languages and have been involved in various DH project on Hebrew and Syriac texts. I am currently director of the Eep Talstra Centre for Bible and Computer (ETCBC) at VU Amsterdam. Our projects include the CLARIN-NL project SHEBANQ (System for HEBrew Text: ANnotations for Queries and Markup) (2013–2014) [1] andthe CLARIAH Research Pilot LinkSyr: Linking Syriac Data (2017–2018) [2]