Theatre Performances as Data

Implications for Research and Teaching
WORKSHOP ON EDUCATIONAL AND SOCIAL SCIENCE TECHNOLOGIES
(WESST 2017, 19—21 JULY)

Miguel Escobar Varela, PhD | @miguelJogja
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Traditional Javanese Wayang Kulit

Data Sources

http://cwa-web.org/ Video recordings, subtitles and standards-compliant metadata
GitHub hosted data-driven character dictionary and API (forthcoming)

Data-driven research

Escobar Varela, M. & Parikesit G.O.F., 'A Quantitative Close Analysis of a Theatre Video Recording' in Digital Scholarship in the Humanities (2017).
Escobar Varela, M. & Parikesit G.O.F., 'A Quantitative Close Analysis of a Theatre Video Recording' in DSH (2017).
Escobar Varela, M. and Schauf A., Networks of Wayang Kulit characters
Escobar Varela, M. and Hernández Barraza L., Biomechanics of Javanese Dance

Interface Design


Escobar Varela, M (2015) Wayang Kontemporer: Innovations in Javanese Wayang Kulit
Escobar Varela, M. and Sim D.Y.E. (2017), Arduino-based Tangible User Interface

Teaching

GEK2050/GET1030 Digital Humanities in Arts Research

  • Introduction to data-driven research in the humanities: corpus linguistics, network analysis and GIS tools
  • Aimed at students from both computing and humanities backgrounds.
  • Year to year experiments in content and teaching modes

Towards data-driven, digitally enhanced teaching

Thanks to Archipelago!

Thank you

miguelescobar.com | @miguelJogja