Literalism: Reading Machines Reading
My current book project is about the various textual formalisms that undergird machine reading and writing. Read more here.
Digital Projects (Selected)
The English Broadside Ballad Archive +
Digitizing, transcribing, and creating analytical tools for over 9,000 seventeenth-century ballads.
The Maker Lab +
Printing post-digitally, with 3D printers, woodblocks, type, and a pull press.
Generating asemic glyphs with neural networks trained on Unicode-enabled fonts.
Shared Cataloging of Early Printed Images +
Linking together image collections with computer vision and natural language processing.
Surveying a corpus of water management articles from Latin America.
Text mining hundreds of thousands of media articles that discuss the humanities.
Gallery, Sketches, and More
This gallery hosts examples of a number of my smaller digital interventions and explorations (along with selected work from the projects above). Supporting code for these projects may be found on my GitHub Account.