Workshop - Big data, ordinary lives: social-historical approaches to British birth cohort data
Please note this event will take place from 13:00-18:00 at the Radcliffe Humanities Building
A set of interdisciplinary conversations about the challenges and rewards of working with birth cohort data for histories of education, health, and the life course. Organised by Laura Carter, Paris-Oxford Partnership, Visiting Fellow at TORCH Michaelmas 2023.

13:15-13:30 Welcome and introduction: Dr Laura Carter
13:30-15:00 Conversation 1: Education, childhood, and the lifecourse, Dr JD Carpentieri and Dr Chris Jeppesen
15:00-15:30 Coffee break
15:30-17:00 Conversation 2: Women’s health, Dr Laura Carter and Professor Penny Tinkler
17:00-18:00 Roundtable with Professor Christina de Bellaigue, Professor Penny Tinkler, Dr JD Carpentieri, Dr Chris Jeppesen, and Dr Laura Carter
Date: 18 October 2023, 13:00 (Wednesday, 2nd week, Michaelmas 2023)
Venue: Radcliffe Humanities, Woodstock Road OX2 6GG
Venue Details: 3rd Floor Seminar Room
Speakers: Dr J D Carpentieri (UCL), Dr Chris Jeppesen (Cambridge), Dr Laura Carter (Université Paris Cité), Professor Penny Tinkler (Manchester), Professor Christina de Bellaigue (Oxford)
Organising department: The Oxford Research Centre in the Humanities (TORCH)
Organiser: Laura Carter (Paris-Oxford Partnership)
Part of: Centre for the History of Childhood Seminars and Events
Booking required?: Required
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Audience: Public
Editor: Belinda Clark