A Programmatic Generator for Pound's Cantos

Or, Computational Poetic Generation as Literary Analysis Note: this project may also be found here, in its original format as an iPython notebook. "In so far as it represented man's harnessing of energy through craft, the machine became the most...

Tag, Catalog, Iterate: A Non-Linear Analysis of Katherine Mansfield's "The Garden Party"

Works of literary criticism are typically built around their central arguments. The argument is often an opinion about a theme, function, or other textual attribute, and it is presented along with textual evidence that supports it. This usually means that...

Introducing Git-Lit

A vibrant discussion followed my March 15th post, "A Proposal for a Corpus Sharing Protocol.". Carrie Schroeder, Allen Riddel and others on Twitter pointed out that, especially in non-English DH fields, many corpora are already on GitHub. These include texts...

A Macro-Etymological Analysis of James Joyce's A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

To comply with my publishing contract, this paper has been temporarily removed, but can instead be found in Chapter 9 of Reading Modernism with Machines, published by Palgrave Macmillan in December 2016. A early draft of this paper will reappear...

A Bookmarklet For Creating Annotags

At I Annotate this weekend, I made a bookmarklet that will allow you to generate an Annotag from a book's bibliographic entry: Tweet This Book To use it: Drag the button above onto your bookmarks bar. Visit a website that...