To prepare for the workshop, our instructors have provided some readings for the participants to do in advance, as well as instructions for software installation.
Data Cleaning Software Installation & Reading
Network Analysis Software Installation
In advance of the workshop, please install Gephi network analysis software on your computer using these instructions.
–Download the software from https://gephi.github.io
[Note: If you are running the Mavericks OS X on a Mac, you will need to do a little jury-rigging (thanks to Kurt Hackemer for figuring this out): The issue is explained, along with a link to download Java from Apple, here: http://www.evanvanness.
Readings on Social Network Analysis
Readings on GIS/Spatial History
David Bodenhamer, “The Potential of Spatial Humanities,” in The Spatial Humanities: GIS and the Future of Humanities Scholarship, ed. David Bodenhamer, John Corrigan, and Trevor M. Harris. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2010.