The Association for History and Computing (AHC) exists to encourage and maintain interest in the use of computers in all types of historical studies at all levels, in both teaching and research.

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CFP: The Digital Panopticon - crime and punishment in Britain and its penal colonies, 1780-1925 (Liverpool, UK, September 2017)

This three day conference marks the completion of a four year project funded by the AHRC: The Digital Panopticon: The global impact of London punishments 1780-1925.

We invite papers on any aspect of crime and punishment in Britain and its penal colonies between 1780 and 1925. We also welcome papers which include a comparative dimension with other times and places; papers on digital history, lifehistories of prisoners and convicts. There will be dedicated space at the conference for those wishing to display research posters.