Hunt or Gather, Share or Steal: Scottish News Networks, 1790-1840

Conference: RSVP2014 Places, Spaces and the Victorian Periodical Press Date: 12-13 September 2014 Location: University of Delaware, Wilmington, Delaware, United States Abstract: Between 1783 and 1840, the number of newspapers published in Scotland grew tenfold and spread far beyond the key port towns of Glasgow, Edinburgh, and Aberdeen into market towns and centres throughout the […]

Mapping Implicit Processes: Extracting Social Networks from Digital Corpora

Conference: Digital Humanities Congress 2014 Date: 4-6 September 2014 Location: University of Sheffield, Sheffield, United Kingdom Abstract: In the first half of the nineteenth century, the number of newspapers published in Britain grew exponentially and spread far beyond the large urban centres into market towns and centres throughout the nation. Although these provincial newspapers remained […]

Scissors and Paste, Edges and Nodes: Scottish News Networks, 1783-1840

Conference: European Social Science History Conference, 2014 Date: 23-26 April 2014 Location: Vienna University, Universitätsring 1, 1010 Vienna, Austria Abstract: Between 1783 and 1840, the number of newspapers published in Scotland grew tenfold and spread far beyond the key port towns of Glasgow, Edinburgh, and Aberdeen into market towns and centres throughout the region. Although […]