Papers

PAPERS & PREPRINTS

2021, Jonathan Prag, Thea Sommerschield
Sicilia epigrafica: dai depositi alla valorizzazione.
In R. Panvini & F. Nicoletti (eds.), Beni Culturali: dai depositi alla valorizzazione. Modi, forme, esperienze, norme. Mesogheia: 117-136.
2020, Thea Sommerschield
Restoring Ancient Text Using Machine Learning: A Case-Study on Greek and Latin Epigraphy.
In Papers of the British School at Rome, 88: 387-388.
2019, Yannis Assael*, Thea Sommerschield*, Jonathan Prag
Restoring Ancient Text Using Deep Learning: A Case Study on Greek Epigraphy.
In Proceedings of the 2019 Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing (EMNLP): 6369-6376. Available here.
2019, Yannis Assael*, Thea Sommerschield*, Jonathan Prag
Restoring Ancient Text Using Deep Learning: A Case Study on Greek Epigraphy.
Preprint arXiv: 1910.06262.
2019, Thea Sommerschield
A New Sicilian Curse Corpus: A Blueprint for a Geographical and Chronological Analysis of Defixiones from Sicily.
In Leao, D., et al. (eds.), Greek Art in Motion: Studies in Honour of Sir John Boardman on the Occasion of His 90th Birthday, Oxford : Archaeopress. 489-501. Available here.
2016, Thea Sommerschield
A Long Way from Home: The Pertinence of Pilgrimage to Ancient Greek Religion.
In PONS AELIUS, Newcastle University 13: 25-34. Available here.

INVITED SEMINARS

January 2022: CHS Fellow Presentations
Invited talk at the Center for Hellenic Studies, Harvard University
November 2021: ISAW Digital Humanities Proseminar
Invited talk at the Institute for the Study of the Ancient World, NYU, New York
November 2020: Sunoikisis: Computational Linguistics
Livestreamed here. Invited talk at the Sunoikisis Digital Classics Seminar, Institute of Classical Studies & University of Leipzig
May 2020: PYTHIA: a deep neural network for the automatic restoration of ancient inscriptions
Livestreamed here. Invited talk at the Digital Classicist London seminar, Institute for Classical Studies
May 2020: Digital Epigraphy: approaching Greek Epigraphy with NLP and Deep Learning
Invited talk at the OIKOS National Research School in Classical Studies, University of Eindhoven
November 2020: Restoring ancient text using deep learning: A case study on Greek epigraphy
Invited talk at the Oxford Epigraphy Seminar, University of Oxford
January 2018: A geo-chronological and textual study of Greek defixiones from Sicily
Invited talk at the Oxford Epigraphy Seminar, University of Oxford

CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS