IDHN to hold 2nd 2021 Workshop

The Islamic Digital Humanities Network, a network of scholars with focus on Islamic digital studies is to hold an online workshop titled Islamic Digital Humanities in the Field on Methods and Ethics. The workshop, which is to be hosted by Professor Scot Reeves of the University of Hamburg, Germany, is scheduled for 1pm, West African Time on Wednesday 29th September, 2021. This was contained in a promotional flier circulating online.

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FUO Lecturer, Abdulkabeer Akinlabi, Listed on IDHN Executive Team

A Fountain University lecturer, Abdulkabeer Habeebullah Akinlabi has been appointed as a member of the executive team of the Islamicate Digital Humanities Network (IDHN). The appointment was listed on the website of the US based organization. Akinlabi, an early career researcher affiliated to the university’s General Studies Unit/ICT, joined the network less than six months ago and got a surprise appointment into the IDHN team as a result of his programming and IT skills. He was specifically recognized for his contribution to Arabic Language Processing, Text Mining of the Quran Verses and Computational Linguistics.

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