How to Not Read Hemingway
Detailed explanation of his data-mining strategies in his digital humanities classes that enable students to “distantly” read Hemingway’s entire oeuvre in a single semester. Students learn how to digitize materials, use computers to recognize hidden patterns (e.g. themes, stylistic techniques) across works, formulate research questions, and analyze computer generated information. Croxall shares the assignment prompt for his course’s final research project in Appendix G (197-200).