Category: Visual Arts & Design

  • Five Digital Humanities Public Resources Online

    Five Digital Humanities Public Resources Online

    Open-source content readily exists at our fingertips. The degree to which we have access to this content is arguable, though still reveling underneath the surface is a fighting battle of order in the face of information overload. We are flâneurs in the digital landscape traveling through, click by click, in search of content we seek, […]

  • Reflections on the Digital Humanities + Design Symposium

    I had the great pleasure of participating at the Digital Humanities + Design Symposium hosted by The Digital Integrative Liberal Arts Center (DILAC) at Georgia Tech and organized by Lauren Klein, Carl DiSalvo, and Morgan Orangi. This two-day symposium drew designers and digital humanists from around the country and abroad to discuss the intersections of […]

  • Cytoscape Experience

    Cytoscape Experience

    In this practicum, I will focus on analyzing data that shows the distribution of race and ethnicity among the deceased that law enforcement agencies killed in 2015 & 2016. In order to do this analysis, I will first begin by visualizing the data provided. After downloading and formatting the data collected for 2015 and 2016, […]

  • Background on Contrapuntos IV project (revista literaria bilingüe)

    Background on Contrapuntos IV project (revista literaria bilingüe)

    Hello everyone! The presentation of Contrapuntos IV in Phoenix, AZ at Palabras Librería/ Bookstore on February 11th went very well. We had a good turn-out, especially being that it took place during a Saturday afternoon. We really appreciated all the support!      I just wanted to (finally) write more about the project as I wrote that I would. […]

  • Voyant Analysis- Climate Change- Obama & Trump

    Voyant Analysis- Climate Change- Obama & Trump

    In this practicum, I will attempt to form a critical analysis based off of the views of President Trump and Barack Obama by comparing their word choices from a speech given by Obama and an interview with President Trump. After running both of the speech transcripts through Voyant Tools, I show the output below.  Obama’s […]

  • Learning About Topic Modeling

    Learning About Topic Modeling

    Ted Underwood and Megan R. Brett raise some interesting points about the pros and cons of text analysis. In his article “Where to start with text mining,” Underwood states that there are two obstacles to getting started with text mining: gathering data and cultivating the necessary skills to pit that data. Underwood goes on to […]

  • Turn On, Tune In, Go “Off the Air”: A Psychedelic Trip into the Heart of Experimental Television for the Digital Age

    Turn On, Tune In, Go “Off the Air”: A Psychedelic Trip into the Heart of Experimental Television for the Digital Age

    On Christmas Day, 2006, Time magazine named “You” the Person of the Year, marking a shift in the meaning of “celebrity” for the 21st Century as the rise of social media platforms, namely YouTube, ushered in a new era of broadcasting and mass communication. Popularity in the entertainment business was no longer reserved for Hollywood […]

  • Social Media Abuse

    Social Media Abuse

    Until few years ago, you had to use laptops or Desktops to access to internet. Now, almost everyone has a cell phone and access to internet. In the past, having a phone number was very essential. Now, having access to internet seems to be very important. Most of payments, communications, social medias, news, registrations are […]

  • Digital Archive over Standard Library

    Digital Archive over Standard Library

    Libraries provide great sources of information through the articles, records, and books that they contain. These items are all physical and are finite within a library’s complex. The problem with this is that there is a limitation placed on all of the readers who would like access to these sources at the same time.  Most […]

  • UX1 Francesca Annunziata GEMA

    UX1 Francesca Annunziata GEMA

    Welcome to America! The famous American dream came true. After a long flight, i arrived in Philadelphia. It was exciting to see a city in the American style with many skyscrapers and many lights. One of the most beautiful things of USA are the americans because are the most hospitable people I’ve ever met. When […]