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Tech Talk 4: Digital platforms and cultural diversity

The AMP Lab

By Dr. Kyong Yoon Drawing on a critical analysis of subscription video-on-demand platforms, such as Netflix, this talk explores how cultural diversity is incorporated into, and “recommended” by, the digital platforms’ algorithmic intermediation of cultural content. Kyong Yoon is a […]

Fred Wah Epic Reading curated by Xiaoxuan Huang

The AMP Lab

Love poetry? Join us at the AMP Lab for an epic reading experiment. We'll take turns reading aloud from Fred Wah's collected body of poetry, as curated and guided by poet and former AMP Lab Artist-in-Residence Xiaoxuan Huang (MFA). Come […]

Tech Talk 3: The Making-Of the Inclusive Language Twitter Corpus

By Dr Diana Carter, Yarubi Diaz Colmenares (French, UWO), Bibiana Cortes (Data Science, UBCO), Lucas Quesada (UBCO). Our Tech Talk focuses on the experience of collecting and analyzing a Twitter corpus to observe current uses of inclusive language in Spanish. […]