The MLA Committee on the New Variorum Edition of Shakespeare (NVS) is sponsoring its third digital challenge to find the most innovative and compelling uses of the data contained in one of the NVS editions. The MLA is making available the XML files and schema for two volumes, The Winter’s Tale and The Comedy of Errors, under a Creative Commons BY-NC 4.0 license.
Today we read editions of Shakespeare’s plays that feature regular spelling and punctuation, acts and scenes, line numbers, explanatory notes, and numerous stage directions….
The second edition, prepared by Richard Knowles for the Committee on the New Variorum Edition of Shakespeare.
Brett Hirsch, Eric Johnson, and Janelle A. Jenstad will participate in the committee’s 2016 convention session with Eric Rasmussen presiding.