Textual Analysis

Readings

    • Alan Bey Riddell, “How to Read 22,198 Journal Articles: Studying the History of German Studies with Topic Models,” in Distant Readings: Topologies of German Culture in the Long Nineteenth Century, edited by Matt Erlin and Lynne Tatlock, 91–114. Rochester, NY: Camden House, 2014. PDF of article
    • Tim Hitchcock, “Confronting the Digital,” Cultural and Social History 10, no. 1 (March 1, 2013): 9–23. http://dx.doi.org/10.2752/147800413X13515292098070.

Other readings in Zotero

Activities

Morning (9:00am to 12:00pm)

Lunch (12:00 to 1:00pm)

Afternoon (1:00pm to 4:00pm)

  • Digital Methods: Naive approaches to text corpora
  • 2:15 Break (15 minutes)
  • Hands-on: Topic Modeling with LDA (jupyter.chnm.org)
  • Discussion: Teaching Applications