Digital Humanities at King's College London: Talks and Lectures


To mark the merger of the Centre for e-Research with the Department of Digital Humanities and the appointment of Professor Andrew Prescott as Head of the
Department of Digital Humanities, a series of events will take place at King’s College London on Wednesday 25 January. Admission is free and all are welcome to all or any of the events.

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- Lynne Siemens, University of Victoria, 'Interdisciplinary Collaborations across
Sites, Borders, Languages'
, Anatomy Museum, King’s College London, Strand, 2pm-3.30pm, 25 January 2012:

- Tea will be served after Lynne’s talk.

- Sheila Anderson and Andrew Prescott: presentation and round table on future
visions for the Centre for e-Research and the Department of Digital Humanities at
King’s College London, Anatomy Museum, King’s College London, Strand, 4.15pm-

- At 6.30pm, Professor Andrew Prescott, incoming Head of the Department of Digital
Humanities will give a lecture ‘An Electric Current of the Imagination: What the Digital Humanities Are and What They Might Become’. The lecture will be introduced by Professor Sir Rick Trainor KBE, Principal and President, King’s College London.
A response to the lecture will be given by Dr. Raymond Siemens, Canada Research
Chair in Humanities Computing and Distinguished Professor in the Faculty of
Humanities at the University of Victoria.
The lecture will take place in the Edmond J. Safra Lecture Theatre, Main Building,
Strand Campus, King’s College London:

- There will be a wine reception following Professor Prescott’s lecture.

- Directions to the Anatomy Museum are available here: hrrp://


King's College London, Strand Campus London
United Kingdom
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