Twitter Bots

Having learned a bit about computational, generative poetry from Dene Grigar and Davin Heckman, I went ahead and created some Twitter Bots. The process was easy enough. There are plenty of engines and scripts that will automagically post content to Twitter, Facebook, or any number of social media websites. Some will pull live data from realtime API, respond to users, … Read More

DH Certification

I earned another cool certificate — this one for working with Dene Grigar, Davin Heckman, and other scholars at the Digital Humanities Summer Institute in Victoria, BC. The research class discussed e-literature, made games, played around with humanities programming, and discussed the theoretical bases for nonlinear story structure in the classroom. I made a bot inspired by the all the … Read More