HC MID Devoted to the study of incompletely published primary sources


  • January 01, 2019: Free manuscripts hackathon. We’re offering another free manuscripts hackathon for secondary-school students of Latin and their teachers. This ye...
  • December 05, 2017: Manuscripts hackathon. On February 24, 2018, HC MID will take over the third floor of Hogan Center to host an all-day manuscript hackathon f...
  • May 31, 2017: End-of-year retrospective. It was another productive year for HC MID, and busy enough that it was hard to keep up to date with club members’ man...

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Regular meetings

Regular meeting times during the academic year: Fridays, 2:00-5:00, fourth floor of Fenwick Hall.

Ongoing projects (AY 2018-19)

Returning projects:

  • The Homer Multitext project: work on three new manuscripts, while revising our first edition of the Venetus A manuscript.
  • Latin liturgical manuscripts with chant annotated with neumes. (Github repository.)
  • Pliny the Elder, Natural History: the Bamberg manuscript. (Github repository.)

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Mission Statement

The aim of the Manuscripts, Inscriptions and Documents Club shall be to further the study of these academic fields: paleography, codicology, epigraphy, as well as the study of languages. We strive for undergraduate inclusion in research.

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