BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//Berkeley Public Health - ECPv5.0.2.1//NONSGML v1.0//EN CALSCALE:GREGORIAN METHOD:PUBLISH X-WR-CALNAME:Berkeley Public Health X-ORIGINAL-URL: X-WR-CALDESC:Events for Berkeley Public Health BEGIN:VTIMEZONE TZID:America/Los_Angeles BEGIN:DAYLIGHT TZOFFSETFROM:-0800 TZOFFSETTO:-0700 TZNAME:PDT DTSTART:20200308T100000 END:DAYLIGHT BEGIN:STANDARD TZOFFSETFROM:-0700 TZOFFSETTO:-0800 TZNAME:PST DTSTART:20201101T090000 END:STANDARD END:VTIMEZONE BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=America/Los_Angeles:20200226T120000 DTEND;TZID=America/Los_Angeles:20200226T130000 DTSTAMP:20200229T213213 CREATED:20200116T235341Z LAST-MODIFIED:20200116T235341Z SUMMARY:Adam Anderson: Three Centuries of Comparative Demographic Analysis of Ancient Social Networks: A Demography Brown Bag Talk DESCRIPTION:\nColloquium | February 26 | 12-1 p.m. | 2232 Piedmont\, Seminar Room \nSpeaker: Adam Anderson\, Postdoctoral Fellow & Lecturer\, Digital Humanities\, UC Berkeley \nSponsors: Population Science\, Department of Demography \nA lunch time talk and discussion session\, featuring visiting and local scholars presenting their research on a wide range of topics of interest to demography. \nSpeaker Bio: Dr. Adam G. Anderson joined UC Berkeley in 2017 as a Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow in the Digital Humanities at Berkeley. He is currently a lecturer in Digital Humanities and Data Science. As an academic coordinator for Digital Humanities at Berkeley\, Adam is co-author and designer of the Theory and Methods curriculum for the DigHum Minor and Certificate Program. He is a co-coordinator for the Digital Humanities Working Group (DHWG) and Computational Text Analysis Working Group (CTAWG)\, as well as the topic area lead in Network Analysis and Text Analysis at the D-Lab. His work brings together the fields of computational linguistics\, archaeology and Assyriology / Sumerology to quantify the social and economic landscapes emerging during the Bronze Age in the ancient Near East. His research interests include network analysis\, archival studies\, geospatial mapping and language modeling. He applies these mixed methods to large datasets of ancient texts and archaeological records\, in order to explain the hierarchical roles\, positions\, and prosopographies of individuals and groups within ancient societies. \nTarget audiences: Faculty\, Students – Graduate\, Students – Undergraduate \nOpen to audience: All Audiences \nEvent Contact: \n URL: LOCATION:2232 Piedmont Ave\, Berkeley\, CA 94720\, 2232 Piedmont\, Berkeley\, 94720\, United States CATEGORIES:Brown Bag Talks END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR