On Close and Distant Reading in Digital Humanities: A Survey and Future Challenges

@inproceedings{Jnicke2015OnCA,
  title={On Close and Distant Reading in Digital Humanities: A Survey and Future Challenges},
  author={Stefan J{\"a}nicke and Greta Franzini and Muhammad Faisal Cheema and Gerik Scheuermann},
  booktitle={EuroVis},
  year={2015}
}
We present an overview of the last ten years of research on visualizations that support close and distant reading of textual data in the digital humanities. [...] Key Method We provide a taxonomy of applied methods for close and distant reading, and illustrate approaches that combine both reading techniques to provide a multifaceted view of the data. Furthermore, we list toolkits and potentially beneficial visualization approaches for research in the digital humanities. Finally, we summarize collaboration…Expand
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