Stanford Literary Lab Announces New Blog: Techne

The Stanford Literary Lab is pleased to announce the launch of our new blog, Techne (https://litlab.stanford.edu/techne). Considering the form of the technical blog as expansively as possible, Techne will give our members and collaborators a forum to present the internal work of the Lab to a broader audience, and to share our methods and research…

Canon/Archive. Large-scale Dynamics in the Literary Field

The Stanford Literary Lab has recently released Pamphlet 11: Canon/Archive. Large-scale Dynamics in the Literary Field. Of the novelties introduced by digitization in the study of literature, the size of the archive is probably the most dramatic: we used to work on a couple of hundred nineteenth-century novels, and now we can analyze thousands of them,…