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Chiara Palladino

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Chiara Palladino is Assistant Professor of Classics at Furman University. She is currently involved in various interdisciplinary projects, including the Perseus Library, the Pelagios Association, and including the Mellon-funded grant “A framework for annotation interoperability”, in collaboration with Johns Hopkins and Tufts. Her current research involves the investigation of meaningful linguistic patterns in premodern geographical narratives and the transmedial representation of descriptive geographies through digital mapping and non-GIS visualizations.

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09/05/2019Chiara Palladino
ORBIS: The Stanford Geospatial Network Model of the Roman World (from now on: Orbis) is an interactive scholarly web application that provides a simulation model of travel and transport cost in the Roman Empire around 200 CE. Walter Scheidel and his team at Stanford University designed and launched the site in 2011–12, and the project saw a significant upgrade in 2014 (the old version is still available). The project is currently concluded. The aim of Orbis is to allow investigation of the concrete conditions of travel in the ancient world, with a particular focus on the 3rd-century Roman...

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