After the Scholarly Monograph Conference Video

In December 2015, the Département de littératures et de langues du monde, section Études anglaises at the Université de Montréal hosted a workshop on the scholarly monograph in a digital context led by Dr. Laura Mandell. A video of the conference is now available online. Dr. Mandell’s  paper discusses “the effects of Digital Humanities as an emerging field…

Matthew Jockers to Speak at Yale Friday Dec. 5

This Friday, NovelTM co-investigator Matthew Jockers will be at Yale to give a talk at “The Center for Historical Enquiry and the Social Sciences” followed by a text analysis with R workshop. December 5 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm Yale University, Whitney Humanities Center, Room 208, New Haven, CT United States + Google Map Center for Historical…

NovelTM Workshop in a Cloud

Here is a word cloud of the transcripts of our discussions over two days for those who were and were not there. Feels like a good representation of the discussion and bodes well for the future. I like that “people” is bigger than “data.”

First Annual NovelTM Workshop

NovelTM is very excited to be hosting the first annual workshop on text mining the novel. We are welcoming over 20 digital humanists, students, and industry partners from the U.S. and Canada to Montreal for the next two days. Our aims include envisioning the big picture of writing the first large-scale quantitative history of the…