Paul Spence

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King's College London


I’m Senior Lecturer in Digital Humanities at the Department of Digital Humanities, King’s College London. I’ve been project manager, senior analyst and acting head of department at DDH, and have led a number of research projects with a strong ‘digital text’ research focus – including Fine Rolls of Henry III (, Gascon Rolls project 1317-1468 (, Out of the Wings (, la edición digital ‘La entretenida’ (, Early English Laws ( and Mapping the Medieval Countryside (

I am interested in multilingual and multicultural issues in digital humanities, and co-initiated the Spanish and Portuguese even based on DayofDH in 2013: