You are now in the main content area

DH Workbench: Using Voyant Tools with Spyral Notebooks for Text Analysis

Date
March 11, 2021
Time
3:00 PM EST - 4:00 PM EST
Open To
Everyone - register for Zoom link
Contact
Tanya Pobuda tpobuda@ryerson.ca
Website
https://cdh.rula.info/newsletter/march-at-the-cdh/

Hosts: Jason Boyd, Geoffrey Rockwell, and Kaylin Land

Dr. Stéfan Sinclair, a leading Canadian Digital Humanist who sadly passed away last year (https://csdh-schn.org/stefan-sinclair-in-memoriam-2/, external link), was a co-creator, with Dr. Geoffrey Rockwell, of Voyant Tools, a web-based reading and analysis environment for digital texts as well as a co-author, with Dr. Rockwell, of Hermeneutica (2016). Join Dr. Rockwell (University of Alberta) and Ph.D. candidate Kaylin Land (McGill University) for a demonstration of Voyant and an associated project Dr. Sinclair was leading: Spyral Notebooks.

Some learning walkthroughs for Voyant can be found at http://dialogi.ca, external link. Examples of the use of Voyant can be read at https://beta.voyant-tools.org/docs/#!/guide/gallery, external link.