[Humanist] 31.229 achievements

Humanist Discussion Group willard.mccarty at mccarty.org.uk
Sun Aug 6 08:49:34 CEST 2017


                 Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 31, No. 229.
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        Date: Sat, 5 Aug 2017 08:49:00 +0200
        From: Øyvind Eide <lister at oeide.no>
        Subject: Re:  31.227 achievements?
        In-Reply-To: <20170805062225.6F9D26B2D at digitalhumanities.org>


Dear all,

This is quite interesting. I did not find any explicit reference to how they select the films they study — is this about films in general or is it about films produced in USA?

Kind regards,

Øyvind

> 5. aug. 2017 kl. 08.22 skrev Humanist Discussion Group <willard.mccarty at mccarty.org.uk>:
> 
>                 Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 31, No. 227.
>            Department of Digital Humanities, King's College London
>                       www.digitalhumanities.org/humanist
>                Submit to: humanist at lists.digitalhumanities.org
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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
> 
> 
> --[1]------------------------------------------------------------------------
>        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 
> 
> 
> 
> --[2]------------------------------------------------------------------------
>        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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