Day: December 6, 2014

Big Data, new Humanities, and playful infographics


The day seminar (Friday 5th, Fexible teaching space, PFC) on Big Data and the new Humanities, forming part of the Strand C in the M.A. Training Spine at QUB comprised introductions into theory and methodology of BIG Data research and some visualisations from the current AHRC project on Visualizing European Crime Fiction. It also allowed to generate together with students new playful type of data-based infographics. Here are just a few random ones, as they are linked to the subject of our May conference, the San-Antonio series. Continue reading