Overview of Descriptive Markup and the TEI

Julia Flanders

2010-02-13

  1. Motives for text encoding
  2. What is Descriptive Markup?
    Why is it Important?
  3. Descriptive versus procedural markup
  4. Additional assumptions
  5. Advantages of descriptive markup
  6. Some complications
  7. Text Encoding is Never Simple
  8. What is the TEI?
  9. The TEI Guidelines
  10. Areas of Usage
  11. Diagram of TEI Usage
Overview of Descriptive Markup and the TEI