Digital Humanities Speaker Series: Race and Distant Reading


Location: Scholars Lounge, Hesburgh Library

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Richard So, assistant professor of English at the University of Chicago, will discuss his current project in the context of the digital humanities field. A Q&A session will follow.

His project titled, The Data of Cultural Inequality: Codes of American Race and Writing, 1950-2000, studies the emergence of patterns of racial discourse and distinction in the U.S. literary field in the post-war period.

Sponsored by: College of Arts and Letters, Hesburgh Libraries, Medieval Institute, Notre Dame Research, Office of Digital Learning

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