Daniel Elsner


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... studied development studies at the University of Vienna and received a bachelor of arts degree. Continuing with historical studies at the University of Vienna the master’s degree program he enrolled had a focus on digital humanities and global history. His master thesis, with the title “A global perspective: Singapore migration and labour recruitment networks“, applied several digital methods. Among them GIS for mapping migration and statistical analysis with empirical census data. The master’s program was concluded by receiving a master of arts degree in early 2021.

During the summer of 2020 he interned at the ACDH-CH where he worked on Semantic Web Topics creating RDF metadata for various datasets. Since November 2020 he is part of the research unit DH Research&Infrastructure. As Research Data Scientist he collaborated in several concluded projects and continues to be a part in ongoing projects aiming to publish a Digital Scholarly Edition. As data curator for the online archive ‘ARCHE - A Resource Centre for Humanities Related Research in Austria’ he works with state of art open source practices in research data digitization and metadata creation. Next to projects he is engaging in research for digital methods in the field of machine learning.



Journal Articles:

Theodor Fontane's Notizbücher: Digitale genetisch-kritische und kommentierte Edition, Radecke, Gabriele (ed.), 2015-2019. fontane-nb.dariah.eu. Reviewed by Frühwirth, Timo; Mayer, Sandra and Stoxreiter, Daniel. In RIDE – A review journal for digital editions and resources, Issue 16. ride.i-d-e.de/issues/issue-16/. doi: 10.18716/ride.a.16.4

Datasets and Apps:

Andorfer, Peter; Frühwirth, Timo; Grigoriou, Dimitra; Mayer, Sandra; Mendelson, Edward; Neundlinger, Helmut and Stoxreiter, Daniel (2022): Auden Musulin Papers: A Digital Edition of W. H. Auden's Letters to Stella Musulin. Austrian Centre for Digital Humanities and Cultural Heritage, Austrian Academy of Sciences. amp.acdh.oeaw.ac.at. doi: 10.5281/zenodo.6674163 (app), doi: 10.5281/zenodo.6674213 (dataset)

Hawkshaw, Paul; Gubsch, Clemens (2022): Die Kopisten der Werke Anton Bruckners. bruckner-kopisten.acdh.oeaw.ac.at. doi: 10.5281/zenodo.7193310

Andorfer, Peter; Blatow, Arkadi; Diercks, Christine; Huber, Christian; Kaufmann, Kira; Liepold, Sophie; Roedelius, Julian; Rohrwasser, Michael; Stoxreiter, Daniel (2022): Sigmund Freud Edition: Digitale Edition, Austrian Centre for Digital Humanities and Cultural Heritage, Wien. [5.1.2023], freud.acdh-dev.oeaw.ac.at

Wilfing, Alexander (ed); in collaboration with Wilfing-Albrecht, Meike, 2023: Eduard Hanslick, Vom Musikalisch-Schönen: Ein Beitrag zur Revision der Ästhetik der Tonkunst. https://hanslick.oeaw.ac.at. doi data: doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.7825039, doi app: doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.7825054

  • Wilfing, Alexander; Bamer, Katharina; Pfiel, Anna-Maria; Elsner, Daniel (2023) Eduard Hanslick, Schriften für die "Neue Freie Presse", 1864–1904 [digital edition, including TEI markup; 102 items as of September 21, 2023].
  • Wilfing, Alexander; Wilfing-Albrecht, Meike; Elsner, Daniel (2023) Eduard Hanslick, Vom Musikalisch-Schönen: Ein Beitrag zur Revision der Ästhetik der Tonkunst [digital edition of all ten versions, including TEI markup].