Continuity and Change at the IHR

Continuity and Change at the IHR

By Janette Bright In 2020, as the world around us changed dramatically, IHR students (past and present) decided that as their contribution to the IHR Centenary celebrations they would look back at their predecessors from the very beginnings of the Institute.  This...

Applying new spatial techniques in the study of late medieval London

Metropolitan History7 December 2011Applying new spatial techniques in the study of late medieval LondonJustin Colson (CMH/IHR)As part of the postmodern turn in the study of history, the focus on space (alongside the usual questions of who, when, why) has become a...

GIS in the Digital Humanities: A free one day seminar

Lancaster University Friday 30th November, 2012 Geographical Information Systems (GIS) are becoming increasingly used by historians, archaeologists, literary scholars, classicists and others with an interest in humanities geographies. Take-up has been hampered by a...

Digital landscapes and Archaeology

Digital HistoryDigital landscapes and ArchaeologyPeter Rauxloh (Museum of London Archaeology)6 December 2011Internationally known as a leading expert on using databases in archaeology, the Museum of London’s Peter Rauxloh is the perfect person to talk about...