Culture Analytics Reunion Conference II

December 9 - 14, 2018


Monday, December 10, 2018

9:00 - 9:20 Peter Leonard (Yale University)

Every Pixel on the Sunset Strip: Ed Ruscha's Photography as Artist's Book and Dataset

9:25 - 9:45 Mila Oiva (University of Turku)

Global Celebrities, Catastrophes and an Assassination. Tracing 19th century News Flows

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

Calculus of culture: can we get there?

10:55 - 11:15 Sandra Alvaro Sanchez (Autonomous University of Barcelona)

A topological space for design, participation and production. Tracking spaces of transformation


Tuesday, December 11, 2018

9:00 - 9:40 Timothy Tangherlini (University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA))

Toward an understanding of conspiracy theories: From Witches to "Witchhunts"

10:00 - 10:20 Yaoli Chuang (California State University, Northridge (CSU Northridge))

Near repeat patterns of terrorist attacks: A case study of al-Qaeda and Islamic State between 2014 and 2017

10:25 - 10:45 Clarisse Bardiot (Université de Valenciennes et du Hainaut-Cambrésis)

The Loonardo Group Presentation: Leonardo Journal: a glimpse at textual and visual analysis over time

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

Digital Humanities in Russia: in search of meaning and methodology


Wednesday, December 12, 2018

9:00 - 9:40 Pablo Suarez-Serrato (National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM))

A first stab at Topological Gastronomy

10:00 - 10:20 Maja Gutman (University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA))

Quantifying the phenomenon of immersion in virtual environments

10:25 - 10:45 Qiujing Lu (University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA))

Quantifying the phenomenon of immersion in virtual environments

11:05 - 11:25 Leon Gurevitch (Victoria University of Wellington)

Visualising Climate Destruction in Google Earth


Thursday, December 13, 2018

9:00 - 9:20 Heather Brooks (University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA))

Influence of media on opinion dynamics in social networks

9:25 - 9:45 Peter Broadwell (University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA))

More Than Just Pretty Pictures: IIIF and Deep Learning

10:10 - 10:30 Melvin Wevers (Utrecht University)

Event Flow: Moments of Innovation, Disruption, and Reflection in Public Discourse

10:35 - 10:55 Kristoffer Nielbo (Aarhus University)

Dynamic evolution of sentiments in Never Let Me Go: Insights from multifractal theory and its implications for literary analysis

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