Medieval studies in the age of big data

“Despite Medieval Studies’ early embracing of technology, there is so much to do to make the body of primary materials available, searchable and useful.”

Medieval studies professor Elaine Treharne opines on, among other things, a Beowulf wordcloud, in her pro-big–data blog post, “‘I Tag Bad,’ Or, Learning New Tricks in the Age of Big Data.”

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