TORCH's Negotiated Texts Network's seminar event on Thursday, 29th June 2017, are welcoming Dr Louise Thompson (Lecturer in British Politics, University of Surrey); and Dr Luke Blaxill (Leverhulme Early Career Research Fellow, Anglia Ruskin University).
This seminar event will be an opportunity for people working on the records of formal processes to discuss opportunities for collaboration and begin a discussion of future directions for research.
Anyone who has undergraduate, graduate, or more senior research interests in this area is welcome to come. For more information on the talks and to register, please click here.
1:50 p.m. - Registration / coffee
2:00 p.m. - Dr Louise Thompson, Lecturer in British Politics, University of Surrey, "The challenges of utilising UK parliamentary texts in research"
3:00 p.m. - Tea break (Cakes etc.)
3:30 p.m. - Dr Luke Blaxill, Leverhulme Early Career Research Fellow, Anglia Ruskin University, "A War of Words? Text Mining Political Speeches in Britain in the 19th and 20th Centuries"