digital methods

event: IHR Seminar in Digital History: Round Table 'The Future of the Past'

20/03/2012 17:00
20/03/2012 20:00

Institute of Historical Research Seminar in Digital History

Round Table, 'The Future of the Past'

Time: Tuesday, 20 March, 5:15 pm GMT (People from US watching the live stream keep in mind time difference is 1 hour less than usual)

Venue: S261 (Senate House, second floor) and streamed live on the web at historyspot.org.uk [read more...]

Location

Senate House
Malet Street
London WC1E 7HU
United Kingdom

event: IHR Seminar in Digital History: Dan Cohen 'Finding Meaning in a Million Victorian Books'

06/03/2012 17:15
06/03/2012 19:00

Venue: Rm 261 (Senate House, second floor) and streamed live on the web at historyspot.org.uk (Please note this is a different room to last time)

Time: Tuesday, 6 March, 5.15 pm GMT

Dan Cohen (George Mason University)

'Finding Meaning in a Million Victorian Books'

Dan Cohen, Director of the Roy Rosenzweig Center for History and New Media and an Associate Professor of History at George Mason University, will be presenting on his work on text mining Victorian literature. [read more...]

Location

Senate House
Malet Street
London WC1E 7HU
United Kingdom

event: IHR Seminar in Digital History: Magnus Huber (Giessen) 'The Old Bailey Corpus: Spoken English in the 18th and 19th Centuries'

20/02/2012 17:12
21/02/2012 21:00

Venue: ST276 (Stewart House, second floor) and streamed live on the web at historyspot.org.uk

Time: Tuesday, 21 February, 5.15 pm GMT

Magnus Huber (Giessen)

'The Old Bailey Corpus: Spoken English in the 18th and 19th Centuries'

Magnus Huber will be discussing the use of historical court records in the investigation of langauge change. A full abstract can be found below.

Abstract:

The 'Proceedings of the Old Bailey', London's central criminal court, were
published between 1674 and 1913 and constitute a large body of texts from [read more...]

event: IHR Digital History Seminar Spring Series

21/02/2012 16:52
30/03/2012 21:00

IHR Digital History Seminar Spring Series

Tuesdays 5:15pm Senate House (various locations), University of London

21 February Magnus Huber (Giessen)
'The Old Bailey Corpus: Spoken English in the 18th and 19th Centuries'
Room ST276, Stewart House, second floor

6 March Dan Cohen (George Mason)
'Finding Meaning in a Million Victorian Books'
S261 (Senate House, second floor)

20 March Adam Farquhar(British Library), Andrew Prescott(KCL), Melissa Terras(UCL)
The Future of the Past (round table session)
S261 (Senate House, second floor) [read more...]

event: IHR Seminar in Digital History: Matt Thompson (University of York) 'From Which to Taste a Vicarious Holiday'; railway marketing, digital history and collaboration

01/11/2011 17:15

Venue: ST276 (Stewart House, second floor) and streamed live on the web at historyspot.org.uk

Time: Tuesday, November 1, 5.15 pm GMT

Matt Thompson (York)

'From Which to Taste a Vicarious Holiday'; railway marketing, digital history and collaboration [read more...]

Location

Institute for Historical Research
Malet Street
London
United Kingdom

CfP: The Connected Past: people, networks and complexity in archaeology and history

Closing Date: 
20/11/2011

CALL FOR PAPERS

The Connected Past: people, networks and complexity in archaeology and history

University of Southampton 24-25 March 2012
http://connectedpast.soton.ac.uk/
Organisers: Tom Brughmans, Anna Collar, Fiona Coward

Confirmed keynote speakers: Professor Carl Knappett and Professor Alex Bentley [read more...]

event: The Connected Past

24/03/2012
25/03/2012

The Connected Past: people, networks and complexity in archaeology and history

A two-day collaborative, multi-disciplinary symposium
The University of Southampton
24-25 March 2012 [read more...]

Location

The University of Southampton Southampton
United Kingdom

event: Webometric Analyses of Social Web Texts: case studies Twitter and YouTube

11/10/2011 18:15
11/10/2011 19:30

Mike Thelwall, Statistical Cybermetrics Research Group, University of Wolverhampton

This talk will describe how large scale analyses of the social web can yield insights into its use and patterns of communication amongst users. Case studies of Twitter posts and YouTube comments will reveal how large scale data sets can be obtained quite easily and how to investigate them. One of the methods demonstrated will be sentiment analysis, which allows researchers to gain important insights into the affective dimension of technology use. [read more...]

Location

The Anatomy Theatre & Museum
Strand
London WC2R 2LS
United Kingdom

Centre for e-Research (CeRch) Seminar Series

A wide-ranging programme of events organised every term by CeRch. Seminars are held fortnightly during term time and start at 18:15.

The series provides a venue for discussion and engagement of all areas of e-Research, defined broadly as the design and development of computational methods and technologies, especially where they interact with a range of other fields. [read more...]

job: Assistant Professor: 'Digital Research Corpora in the Humanities'

Application Deadline: 
01/09/2011

Universiteit van Amsterdam

full-time (38 hours per week)

vacancy number W11-137

With support from a generous financial endowment by the 'Duurzame Geesteswetenschappen' (Sustainable Humanities Project), the Faculty of Humanities is able to employ a new generation of scholars. This position is one of them. [read more...]

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