Digital connections: new methodologies for British history, 1500-1900
A workshop introducing two major new digital resources, Connected Histories and Mapping Crime
*Tim Hitchcock (University of Hertfordshire): Towards a history lab for the digital past
*Connected Histories for research – parallel workshops
**1500-1700 – facilitated by Peter Webster (Institute of Historical Research)
**1700-1900 – facilitated by Bob Shoemaker (University of Sheffield)
*David Tomkins (Bodleian Library, University of Oxford): Mapping Crime: making connections and exploring narratives in 18th- and 19th-century crime material
*Keynote address: David Thomas (The National Archives): Let a hundred flowers bloom – is digital a cultural revolution?
*Reception with wine and nibbles
Registration is free but numbers are limited so you should book early to be sure of a place!
To register, contact Jane Winters: firstname.lastname@example.org