Dear David, dear all,
Am Mittwoch, den 26.02.2014, 17:11 +0000 schrieb Michelson, David Allen:
> I am wondering are there any good examples of large scale analysis of
> TEI corpora (similar perhaps to Moretti's distant reading) that have
> been published in academic journals or elsewhere? I'd like some
> examples to inspire my students with what sort of analysis they could
> do on large corpora using TEI.
Thanks for bringing this up, I am currently looking for something
similar. What came to my mind first is a kind of social network
analysis, like Moretti did for Shakespeare plays. And indeed, it looks
like Shakespeare plays are among the few publicly available TEI
resources that have the necessary markup (especially <name>, even with
@ref). See e.g.
But I’d be happy if someone could point to examples of published
analyses and/or interesting TEI corpora with e.g. named entity
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