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Class 3 Notes

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Preliminary Class Business



1. Team Formation



2. From Close Reading to Text Analysis

❦ Cleanth Brooks, "Heresy of Paraphrase," pp. 194-95, "a", "b": pattern, structure, unity


❦ Cleanth Brooks, "Keats's Sylvan Historian," p. 156: pattern-mining


➝ contrast first-generation New Criticism, e.g., John Crowe Ransom on "being" and Archibald MacLeish, "Ars Poetica"


❦ Franco Moretti, Graphs, Maps, Trees, p. 13

❦ Sir Thomas Wyatt, "They Flee From Me" (1557)





Example of TEI



➝ "Design"


❦ Drucker, Johanna.  The Visible Word: Experimental Typography and Modern Art, 1909-1923 (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1994)


❦ Drucker, Johanna, "The Virtual Codex from Page Space to E-space," A Companion to Digital Literary Studies, ed. Ray Siemens and Susan Schreibman (Malden, MA: Blackwell, 2007), 216-32; available online at <http://www.digitalhumanities.org/companion/DLS/>


❦ Drucker, Johanna, and Jerome McGann, "Images as the Text: Pictographs and Pictographic Logic," n.d., Institute for Advanced Technology in the Humanities, University of Virginia, retrieved 9 September 2006, <http://www.iath.virginia.edu/%7Ejjm2f/old/pictograph.html

❦ Roberto Busa, S.J. (and associates), Index Thomisticus (begun in 1946; web edition in 2005 by Eduardo Bernot and Enrique Alarcón)


TaPOR and WordHoard concordance tools 


➝"representation," "analysis," "interpretation," "criticism" (and "critique")


❦ John Guillory, "Genesis of the Media Concept," Critical Inquiry, 36.2 (2010): 321-62


➝"concord," "model," "perform," "deform," "play" ("mediate," "communicate")



3. Typologies of Literary Data Analysis Projects


  • Text analysis ➝ spreadsheet ➝ visualization (e.g., through IBM Many Eyes)
  • Other types of projects?


4. More on Models


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