Past Member

Will Hanley

Historical Studies
Field of Study
Legal History, Digital History
From 9/2017 – 12/2017:

“Names as Ontology” investigates rules governing how personal names and identifiers were employed in serial historical records of the modern Middle East. Using the semantic data model and pooling datasets, Will Hanley seeks to discover categories of identification encoded in the words that scribes and bureaucrats used to describe individuals.

Dates at IAS
  • Historical Studies
9/201712/2017 Fall
Princeton University Ph.D., 2007