Vectors of Freedom

For the past several years, the DH Lab has been working on a project, TOME, aimed at visualizing the themes in a corpus of nineteenth-century newspapers. In designing this tool, our central motivation was to be able to more clearly…

Repairing William Playfair at the MLA

Repairing William Playfair at the MLA

What follows is the text of a talk about the Recreating Playfair project, delivered on a panel about care and repair at the 2016 MLA Annual Convention. Several extended publications are in the works, but in the interim, feel free to email…

Talk at Digital Humanities 2014

What follows is the text of a talk about the TOME project delivered at the Digital Humanities 2014 conference in Lausanne, Switzerland. We’re in the process of writing up a longer version with more technical details, but in the interim, feel free to email me with any questions. …