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Fredrik Norén: Text Mining the History of Information Politics Through Thousands of Swedish Governmental Reports

Fredrik Norén is a PhD student in media and communication at Umeå University in Sweden. With an interest in governmental information, he uses topic modeling to study the language and the ideas that shaped the information politics in twentieth century Sweden.
This event is hosted by the Center for Spatial and Textual Analysis (CESTA), a digital humanities lab that uses and critiques digital tools and methods to create new knowledge in cross-disciplinary humanistic inquiry. Fredrik is a Visiting Scholar part of an international collaboration with the HUMlab in Sweden.

Details

When:

Monday, November 7, 2016. 02:00 PM

Where:

Wallenberg Hall, Room 433A

Sponsor:

Center for Spatial and Textual Analysis (CESTA)

Contact:

650-721-1385
cesta_stanford@stanford.edu

Admission:

Free and open to the public.