Ways with Words | Big Data || Radcliffe Institute

The Internet, social media sites, and also data mining have transformed language and also our capability to evaluate use, as well as increased sensitivities to the power of the words we make use of. This panel will discover how these brand-new kinds of discourse and also evaluation expand our understanding of the interaction of sex, personal story, and also language, along with data scraping that allows an analytical research study of language usage by demographics.

Ben Hookway (7:43), Chief Executive Officer, Relative Insight

Lyle Ungar (20:53), Professor as well as Graduate Group Chair, Computer and also Information Science, University of Pennsylvania

Alice E. Marwick (36:19), Assistant Professor, Department of Communication as well as Media Studies, and Director, McGannon Center for Communication Research, Fordham University

Moderator: Rebecca Lemov, Associate Professor of the History of Science, Harvard University

Q&A (52:02).