[Humanist] 31.227 achievements?

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                 Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 31, No. 227.
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  [1]   From:    Ken Friedman <ken.friedman.sheji at icloud.com>              (11)
        Subject: Computational Linguistics: Linguistic analysis of
                differences in portrayal of movie characters

  [2]   From:    Henry Schaffer <hes at ncsu.edu>                              (5)
        Subject: linguistic analysis


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        Date: Fri, 04 Aug 2017 20:22:34 +0200
        From: Ken Friedman <ken.friedman.sheji at icloud.com>
        Subject: Computational Linguistics: Linguistic analysis of differences in portrayal of movie characters

Dear Colleagues,

This article in the New York Times

https://www.nytimes.com/2017/08/04/arts/diversity-films-women-race.html

describes the analysis of film scripts using computational linguistics in the study “Linguistic analysis of differences in portrayal of movie characters.” 

https://viterbischool.usc.edu/news/2017/08/central-female-characters-movie/

See here for visualizations of the character network in different films: 
http://sail.usc.edu/mica/project_pages/character_network_visualization.html

Yours,

Ken

Ken Friedman, PhD, DSc (hc), FDRS | Editor-in-Chief | 设计 She Ji. The Journal of Design, Economics, and Innovation | Published by Tongji University in Cooperation with Elsevier | URL: http://www.journals.elsevier.com/she-ji-the-journal-of-design-economics-and-innovation/

Chair Professor of Design Innovation Studies | College of Design and Innovation | Tongji University | Shanghai, China ||| Email ken.friedman.sheji at icloud.com | Academia http://swinburne.academia.edu/KenFriedman | D&I http://tjdi.tongji.edu.cn 



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        Date: Fri, 4 Aug 2017 17:52:13 -0400
        From: Henry Schaffer <hes at ncsu.edu>
        Subject: linguistic analysis


in the Signal Analysis and Interpretation Lab was able to confirm what
everyone already knows!
https://www.nytimes.com/2017/08/04/arts/diversity-films-women-race.html

That story has a link to the USC story.

--henry schaffer





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