Coding Codices
Coding Codices
Oct 1, 2021
Episode 7: Facsimile Narratives
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Mateusz Fafinski discusses his work on the theory of digital humanities, in particular his notion of facsimile narratives and the nature of historical sources in the digital sphere, as well as his work on the adaptations of the post-Roman worlds in early medieval Britain and remediations of the past in computer games. He is an assistant lecturer at Freie Universität Berlin and published his book Roman Infrastructure in Early Medieval Britain: The Adaptations of the Past in Text and Stone in March 2021.

Music credits: Intro: TeknoAXE, “Chiptune Nobility” (CC BY 4.0), interludes: TeknoAXE, “Lowly Tavern Bard – Fall is Upon Us” (CC BY 4.0), outro: Random Mind, “King’s Feast” (CC0).

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Recorded 24 July 2021. Edited by Tessa Gengnagel.

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