The COST Action Distant Reading for European Literary History is issuing a Call for Applications to the Distant Reading Training School 2018, to be held at the National University of Ireland in Galway from December 5 to December 7, co-located with the EADH 2018 Digital Humanities Conference.

The programme will consist of two parallel workshops, workshop 1 on “Methods and Tools of Distant Reading Adapted to Multiple European Languages” and workshop 2 on “Theoretical Concepts and their Confrontation with Computational Methods”.

Researchers from participating countries are invited to submit applications for grants supporting their participation in the Training School, or to submit applications to participate in the Training School without a grant. The deadline for applications is November 1, 2018.

For all details regarding the call for applications, see the dedicated page on the Action’s website at:

More details regarding the programme of the Training School are forthcoming; please watch the page dedicated to the Training School on the Action’s website at:

In case you have questions regarding the call, the application process or the Training School, please contact Roxana Patras, the Action’s Training School coordinator (