Critical inquiry with and about the digital

A very warm welcome to the Department of Digital Humanities at King’s College London.
Our interdisciplinary department has been at the forefront of exploring digital culture and society since the 1990s and is one of the worldwide pioneers in this field. Studying and researching with us means that you can get a rounded experience of all aspects of the digital; there will always be a focus on both new and traditional approaches in humanities and social science research that have become essential to the understanding of digital culture and society.
On this blog you will find information about our ongoing research projects, updates about our regular public events and also posts written by current staff and students in the department.


Welcome to Nathaniel Tkacz, visiting researcher at the Department of Digital Humanities

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We are delighted to announce that Nathaniel Tkacz will be joining us as a visiting researcher at the Department of Digital Humanities at King's College London. During his stay he…

INTERNSHIP | A project in King’s Digital Lab

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By Natasha Romanova, MA in Digital Humanities 2019   Coming to the Master’s in Digital Humanities in 2017 as a mature student with some previous experience of working in academia,…

INTERNSHIP | My Social Media Internship

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By Chalisa Chintrakarn, MA Digital Culture and Society Learning outside lectures through an internship is such a great opportunity to explore oneself, to meet professionals in the field and…

CAREER | Come work with us!

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We are recruiting early career researchers for lecturer positions (education), full-time, 12 months to contribute to teaching across our degrees including the MA Digital Culture and Society, MA Digital Asset…


Upcoming events

EVENT | ‘Indisciplinary’ Approaches to Digital Play

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The symposium will explore what is means to undertake interdisciplinary or ‘indisciplinary’ research into digital play. More than this, it aims to showcase the range of research into digital play…

EVENT | Monopolies of Intelligence: Questioning the Political Economy of AI 29.05.19

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  A panel discussion with Mercedes Bunz, Nick Srnicek, and Leif Weatherby in collaboration with the Digital Theory Lab, New York University (NYU). Artificial Intelligence systems are being applied to…

EVENT | How Language Became Data: Speech Recognition and Computational Knowledge 22.05.19

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How did automatic speech recognition lay the ground for contemporary computational knowledge practices Join us for a public talk with Xiaochang Li (Max Planck Institute for the History of Science,…

EVENT | Simondon and the Concept of Information: A One Day Interdisciplinary Symposium 13.05.19

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This event explores the concept of information in the work of the post-war French philosopher Gilbert Simondon (1924-1989). Today, Simondon is best remembered for his holistic account of technological objects…