The Future of the Past roundtable

Melissa Terras (UCL); Adam Farquhar (British Library); Torsten Reimer (JISC) and others
20 March 2012

also featuring Tim Hitchcock (Hertfordshire) reading for Andrew Prescott (KCL); chaired by Richard Deswarte (History Data Service); and first response by Lorna Hughes (Wales).

This session was streamed live at 5.15pm GMT on 20 March 2012 from Senate House, London. 



History SPOT blog post

Time location in video/audio for each presentation:

Part 1

Andrew Prescott  00:01:40

Melissa Terras     00:11:58

Adam Farquhar    00:23:46

Torsten Reimer    00:42:44


Part 2


Lorna Hughes       00:56:23

Q&A discussion    01:07:24


Video Part 1


Video Part 2



Andrew Prescott 

Tim Hitchcock 

Melissa Terras 

Adam Farquhar 

Torsten Reimer 

Lorna Hughes

Richard Deswarte  


Blog posts about this event


Digital riffs (Andrew Prescott)

IHR Digital blog (Peter Webster)

UCL Centre for Digital Humanities DH Blog (Anne Welsh)


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