Funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH), Understanding Digital Culture: Humanist Lenses for Internet Research is an open-access workshop that provides humanities scholars with resources and training about working with computational…
https://astatedh.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/dha.jpg320704Sam Meurerhttp://astatedh.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Digital-Humanities-circle-293x300.pngSam Meurer2020-12-29 03:43:142020-12-29 03:43:16Open-Access Workshop Provides Resources for Conducting Internet Research in the Humanities
Dr. Jonathan Y. Cheng from the University of Nebraska, Lincoln, analyzed 13,000 novels published from 1850-2000 and found that more and more descriptions of characters in novels focus on body parts. In 1850, male characters were described with…
https://astatedh.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/Image-for-Gender-Article.png9861710Ally Santoshttp://astatedh.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Digital-Humanities-circle-293x300.pngAlly Santos2020-12-09 16:59:112020-12-09 16:59:12Analysis of Novels from 1850-2000 Shows a Rise in Body Parts to Describe Characters
An analysis of 30 million Dutch newspapers found that advertisements do shape articles--but it also works the other way around.
https://astatedh.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/WeversEtAl_Graphs.png5291027Elizabeth Chamberlainhttp://astatedh.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Digital-Humanities-circle-293x300.pngElizabeth Chamberlain2020-09-22 22:24:512020-09-23 19:30:35Ads Both Shape and Reflect Culture, An Analysis of 30 Million Dutch Newspapers Finds
Students and professors at Wheaton college worked for over a decade to create Lexos, a free and web-based text analysis tool. Lexos was created so that users could upload text collections from the web and extract patterns from the text in order…
https://astatedh.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/01/Screen-Shot-2021-01-18-at-10.03.51-PM.png464848Samantha Hostetlerhttp://astatedh.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Digital-Humanities-circle-293x300.pngSamantha Hostetler2021-01-19 13:50:352021-01-19 13:50:37Lexos Text Tool Explores Hidden Patterns in Digital Text Collections
A recent blog written by Ewan McAndrew, a Wikimedian in Residence at the University of Edinburgh, declares that students from different disciplines and backgrounds can help close the knowledge and representation gap by contributing their scholarship to Wikipedia.
https://astatedh.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/wikpedia.jpg160314Sam Meurerhttp://astatedh.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Digital-Humanities-circle-293x300.pngSam Meurer2020-03-17 02:18:312020-10-12 15:06:29Rethinking Wikipedia Usage Could Create Knowledge Activists at the University Level
Susana at Indigenous Engineering found that words like “tomahawk” and “Pocahottie” were far more common than mentions of tribal sovereignty and citizenship.
https://astatedh.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/unnamed.png255512Elizabeth Chamberlainhttp://astatedh.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Digital-Humanities-circle-293x300.pngElizabeth Chamberlain2020-03-10 23:44:422020-10-13 19:07:57Cherokee Stereotypes Outnumber Positive Mentions by Three Times on Twitter