Public Lectures

Thursday, December 3, 2015 - 17:00

This paper discusses the effects of Digital Humanities as an emerging field on scholarly communication and publication practices, arguing that we currently have the opportunity to rejuvenate Humanities disciplines based upon the affordances of digital media. Creating electronic articles, books,...

Wednesday, November 11, 2015 - 16:00 to 17:30

A public lecture by Josephine McDonagh.

Josephine McDonagh is Professor of Nineteenth-Century Literature at King's College London. She is the author of Child Murder and British Culture 1720-1900 (2003), George Eliot (1997) and De Quincey's Disciplines (1994),...

Thursday, October 15, 2015 - 17:30 to 19:00
The Interacting with Print Group and the AHCS speaker series present Professors Paula Findlen and Dan Edelstein:
Mapping the Republic of Letters
Before the digital age, scholars had to rely on networks of...
Wednesday, October 9, 2013 - 17:30

In this public lecture, featured speaker Dr Barbara Piatti, Director of the Institute for Cartography and Geoinformation at the University of Zurich and co-founder of the Literary Atlas of Europe Project, will examine the intersections between art...

Friday, September 21, 2012 - 17:00

A public lecture by Andrew Stauffer, Department of English, University of Virginia, Director of the NINES Project

This lecture draws on the wealth of marginalia – names, dates, marks, signatures, comments, and drawings – which nineteenth century readers marked in their books. Prof...

Friday, September 16, 2011 - 17:30

A Public Lecture by Carla Hesse, Peder Sather Chair in the Department of History at UC Berkeley

The Interacting with Print research group is hosting a public lecture by Carla Hesse on Friday, September 16, 2011. Carla Hesse, Peder Sather chair in the Department of History at UC Berkeley,...

Thursday, September 23, 2010 - 17:30

A Public Lecture by Garrett Stewart (University of Iowa)

Tuesday, March 3, 2009 - 15:30

A lecture by Dror Wahrman (Indiana University) Hosted in conjunction with the McGill University History Department

Friday, October 19, 2007 - 15:00 to 17:00

A lecture by Will Slauter (Columbia University), hosted in conjunction with the French Atlantic History Group.