Culture Analytics Reunion Conference I

December 10 - 15, 2017


Monday, December 11, 2017

9:00 - 9:20 Katherine Kinnaird (Macalester College)

 

10:20 - 10:40 Leon Gurevitch (Victoria University of Wellington)

 

10:50 - 11:30 James Abello (Rutgers University New Brunswick/Piscataway)

Unexpected progress may result when "key questions" are revisited from a computational viewpoint

11:40 - 12:00 Peter Leonard (Yale University)

 

2:00 - 2:40 Timothy Tangherlini (University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA))

Toward a generative model of the legend/rumor

2:50 - 3:10 Clarisse Bardiot (Université de Valenciennes et du Hainaut-Cambrésis)

Theatre analytics

3:20 - 4:00 Damon Crockett (University of California, San Diego (UCSD))

 


Tuesday, December 12, 2017

9:00 - 9:20 Sandra Alvaro Sanchez (Autonomous University of Barcelona)

Data-driven images. The Globe and the Territories

9:30 - 10:10 Peter Broadwell (University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA))

Similarity Heatmaps as Research “Middleware” for Macroscopic Explorations of Text and Image Collections

10:20 - 10:40 Sunmoo Yoon (Columbia University)

Visualization of Topics from Twitter and Focus Groups as the Foundation for Insights about Dementia Caregiving

10:50 - 11:30 Ekaterina Lapina-Kratasyuk (National Research University Higher School of Economics)

Space project in Russian and American media: Politics, Business and Public Opinion

11:40 - 12:00 Marcus Owens (University of California, Berkeley (UC Berkeley))

Cultural Analytics and the Media of Ecological Landscape Aesthetics


Wednesday, December 13, 2017

9:00 - 9:20 Vwani Roychowdhury (University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA))

 

9:30 - 9:50 Maja Gutman (University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA))

Seeing Dreams as Data: Mapping, Measuring and Modeling dream reports

10:20 - 10:40 Lindsay King (Yale University)

 

10:50 - 11:30 Lev Manovich (The Graduate Center, CUNY)

AI, Aesthetics and Future of Culture

11:40 - 12:00 Mehrdad Yazdani (University of California, San Diego (UCSD))

 

2:00 - 2:20 John Laudun (University of Louisiana - Lafayette)

Ten Years of Ted Talks

2:30 - 3:10 Tina Eliassi-Rad (Northeastern University)

 

3:20 - 3:40 Feiyan Liu (Institute of Complexity Science and Big Data Technology, Guangxi University)

 

3:50 - 4:10 Jianbo Gao (Guangxi University)

A framework for the calculus of the evolution of democracy and culture

4:20 - 4:40 Ehsan Ebrahimzadeh Houlasou (University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA))

 


Thursday, December 14, 2017

9:00 - 9:20 Pablo Suarez-Serrato (National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM))

Social Automation: Twitter Bots and Human Rights

9:30 - 10:10 Maria D'Orsogna (California State University, Northridge (CSU Northridge))

Modelling radicalization: how small violent fringe sects develop into large indoctrinated societies

10:20 - 10:40 Dana Diminescu (Telecom ParisTech I3 CNRS)

Integration by data

10:50 - 11:30 Ana Jofre (SUNY)

Extraction and analysis of faces appearing in Time Magazine since 1923 to the present: what we've learned so far

11:40 - 12:00 Kathleen Brennan (University of Hawaii at Manoa)

Digital Nonhuman Actors: Hashtags, Memes, and Bots in the work of Michel Serres and William Gibson


Friday, December 15, 2017

9:00 - 9:20 Mila Oiva (University of Turku)

Travelling Global News, Texts and Concepts

9:30 - 10:10 Kristoffer Nielbo (Aarhus University)

The Dostoyevskian Trope: State Incongruence in 19th Century Textual Cultural Heritage

10:20 - 10:40 Melvin Wevers (Utrecht University)

 

10:50 - 11:10 Vincent Berardi (Chapman University)

 

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