Today, Jonathan Hope introduced us to the tools made by the Visualizing English Print project, beginning with Ubiquity, a tool that allows you to perform word frequency calculations resulting in a csv file as well as to create html pages of your plain-text files that visualize the occurrence of the word. Using Shakespeare’s plays, people visualized using pen, paper, clay, tape, and sticks.
[pictures coming soon]
I uploaded 7 ECCO-TCP texts to the tool
and got some interesting results, searching for the cateogries “Love,” “Secresy,” and “Money.”
Here is a resulting HTML page: