Quantifying the Language of British Politics, 1880-1914

Digital History seminar 23 October 2012 Luke Blaxill (King’s College London) Quantifying the Language of British Politics, 1880-1914 Abstract: This paper explores the power, potential, and challenges of studying historical political speeches using a specially...

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

Digital History seminar 21 February 2012 Magnus Huber (Giessen) The Old Bailey Corpus: Spoken English in the 18th and 19th Centuries   The Old Bailey Proceedings Online is a heavily used resource by historians of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries who want to...