Towards interactive visualization of public discourse in time and space

Lars Borin
Språkbanken, Dept. of Swedish University of Gothenburg, Sweden

Tomasz Kosinski
Språkbanken, Dept. of Swedish University of Gothenburg, Sweden

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Ingår i: Digital Humanities 2016. From Digitization to Knowledge 2016: Resources and Methods for Semantic Processing of Digital Works/Texts, Proceedings of the Workshop, July 11, 2016, Krakow, Poland

Linköping Electronic Conference Proceedings 126:1, s. 1--7

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Publicerad: 2016-07-08

ISBN: 978-91-7685-733-5

ISSN: 1650-3686 (tryckt), 1650-3740 (online)


We report on a proof-of-concept study where we (1) apply NLP tools for extracting political-discourse topics from a large Swedish Twitter dataset; and (2) design an interactive spatiotemporal visualization application allowing humanities and social-science scholars to explore how the tweet topics vary over space and time.


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