Geospatial Innovation Seminar


Imogen Wegman (University of Tasmania), ‘”Pretended to the theory of farming”: how a group of incompetents didn’t make Little England in Van Diemen’s Land’, 28 June, 5-6pm (Bowland North SR 02).

Dr James Baker  (University of Sussex), ‘Lots of time but few spaces: hard disks as archives of everyday life’, Lancaster University, 30 May 2017, 5-6pm (Bowland North SR 23).

Dr Martin Zaltz Austwick (UCL), ‘Histories of Whitechapel: crowdsourcing built environment history with an interactive web map’, Lancaster University, 27 April 2017, 1-2pm (Bowland North SR 07).

Dr Katrina Navickas (University of Hertfordshire), ‘Visualising spaces of protest in Victorian Manchester’, Lancaster University, 9 February 2017, 5-6pm, (Bowland North SR 10).

Sarah Cole and Stella Wisdom (British Library Labs), ‘Poetic Places: Geo-curating history and literature for mobile with the British Library’, Lancaster University, 30 November 2016, 2-3pm (Management School LT9).


Dr Christopher Donaldson, Prof. Les Roberts, Dr Matthew Sangster, Dr Joanna Taylor, Roundtable: Digital Visualisation and Victorian Studies, British Association of Victorian Studies Annual Conference, Cardiff University, 31 August 2016.

Prof. James Loxley and Dr Victoria Anker, ‘Mapmaking and map reading: the uses of a digital literary cityscape’, Lancaster University, 1 June 2016, 2-3pm, County Main SR 1.

Prof. Sally Bushell, ‘Spatial and Material Selves: Wordsworth and Blake’ and Prof. Nicola Watson, Biographical Manuscripts Conference, University of Birmingham, May 2016.

Dr Joanna Taylor, ‘Coleridge’s Motion’ and Prof. Tim Fulford, ‘The Aeriform Effusion’, Long Nineteenth Century Seminar, University of Birmingham, 20 January 2016.

Dr Mary Shannon, ‘Mapping Dickens’s London’ and Dr Matthew Sangster, ‘Generic Perspectives on Romantic London’, Long Nineteenth Century Seminar, University of Birmingham, 9 December 2015.