Going Viral, Antebellum Style

Friday, November 22, 2013

Transcript

The Infectious Texts project at Northeastern University is making thousands of pre-Civil War newspapers searchable. Bob talks with Ryan Cordell, a leader on the project, about the mechanism behind text virality in the 1800’s and some of what’s been discovered so far.

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Guests:

Ryan Cordell

Hosted by:

Bob Garfield

Comments [1]

russell bell

Paris has a museum in the sewers (les égouts). I've been. It used to have trips through the sewers on boats.

Nov. 24 2013 05:54 AM

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