Text Analysis Research Cluster Meeting: Topic Modeling Projects in ProgressScholarly Innovation Lab Charles E. Young Research Library
2 talks on topic modeling projects in progress: Todd Presner's talk focuses on topic modeling a multilingual collection of 120 Holocaust survivor testimonies made in 1946 by David Boder (on a wire recorder in Displaced Persons Camps). Dave Shepard will share his topic model of authors writing in English in the first half of the seventeenth century to place Andrew Marvell's “Horatian Ode” in its broader context and to show that, far from being ambivalent, “Horatian Ode” expresses a subtle, but clear, critique of Cromwell.
TARC: Recovering Women’s Stories in Ottoman Algeria Through Text Mining & Network AnalysisScholarly Innovation Lab Charles E. Young Research Library
This talk will describe how “Early Modern Women in Ottoman-Algeria” employs user-friendly tools, including Recogito, Gephi, and Tableau to recover the experience of marginalized peoples through text mining and network analysis.