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How to Map a novel: “Imaginary Interactions” at McGill

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    Newly developed in fall 2012, the “Imaginary Interactions” project is the result of a collaboration between Dr. Andrew Piper of the McGill German Department and Dr. Derek Ruths of the McGill Department of Computer Science. Using a combination of

A New Way of Seeing Text: Voyant Tools

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Posted in Knowledge Environments, Projects, Research, Texts & Languages, Tools Research, Visualization

     When asked the dreaded question “summarize your tool in…”, Dr. Stéfan Sinclair cheerfully obliged with the following: “Voyant is a web-based digital text reading environment that is ideally suited for humanities scholars to experiment with text analysis methodologies.”