POSTPONED - Coffee & Viz: Visualizing Medieval Communication Networks through Network Analysis

When

Friday, April 17, 2020
9:30am to 10:30am

Add to Calendar 04/17/2020 09:30 AM 04/17/2020 09:30 AM POSTPONED - Coffee & Viz: Visualizing Medieval Communication Networks through Network Analysis

This event has been postponed until Fall 2020 due to campus restrictions related to COVID-19

James B. Harr, III, from the Communication, Rhetoric, and Digital Media Ph.D. program, will describe using network visualizations to explore communication networks across history. He will also introduce The Petition Project, an interactive, web-based visual representation of medieval communication networks using petitionary texts written during the reign of Edward I (1272-1307).

This session will discuss the application of network analysis on these 12th/13th-century documents with an approach focusing on a praxis that balances agency among human and non-human actors and establishes a model that is transferable to other historical datasets.

*Complimentary coffee, tea and light refreshments from local business Anisette will be available beginning at 9:15 a.m. in an adjacent space. To help increase the sustainability of this program, please bring your own coffee mug.
 

Teaching and Visualization Lab

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Event Description

This event has been postponed until Fall 2020 due to campus restrictions related to COVID-19

James B. Harr, III, from the Communication, Rhetoric, and Digital Media Ph.D. program, will describe using network visualizations to explore communication networks across history. He will also introduce The Petition Project, an interactive, web-based visual representation of medieval communication networks using petitionary texts written during the reign of Edward I (1272-1307).

This session will discuss the application of network analysis on these 12th/13th-century documents with an approach focusing on a praxis that balances agency among human and non-human actors and establishes a model that is transferable to other historical datasets.

*Complimentary coffee, tea and light refreshments from local business Anisette will be available beginning at 9:15 a.m. in an adjacent space. To help increase the sustainability of this program, please bring your own coffee mug.
 

Contact Information

Shaun Bennett
(919) 515-5232

Admission Information

Free and open to the public.

Accessibility

If you require a disability-related accommodation to participate in this event, please contact Marian Fragola at marian_fragola@ncsu.edu or 919-513-3481 to arrange services. Early requests are strongly encouraged to allow sufficient time to meet your access needs​.

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