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The Eyes Have It

A visit with Mark Smith, Curators' Professor, Department of History

By Kelly Washatka
Published: - Topics: manuscript transcription printed medieval texts publication

More Than Words

Topics: translate manuscript

In addition to editing and translating the words in these manuscripts, Dr. Smith also had to translate and re-render the many diagrams within the text. This was one of the most challenging—and rewarding—parts of the overall process.