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An Evening with Deanna Bowen

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Thursday, February 15, 2018 – 17:30

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Digital Encoding of Mensural Music: an Interview with Martha Thomae

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Martha Thomae is a PhD student in the Music Tech Department, working on mensural notation for the SIMSSA Project. Originally from Guatemala, she came to Montreal for her Master’s in View Original

Increasing Diversity in Local Tech and Media Organizations: Strategies from the Field

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Thursday, February 8, 2018 – 18:00 to 19:30

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Investigating Topic Bias and Gender Representation in Syllabi

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Topic bias occurs when certain topics are disproportionately associated with specific genders. For example, we know that in book reviews female authors are more often associated with topics that are View Original

Are novels getting easier to read?

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I’ve been experimenting with using readability metrics lately. They offer a very straightforward way of measuring textual difficulty, usually consisting of some ratio of sentence and word length. They date View Original