SHARIASOURCE LUNCH TALK: TRACE: A TOOL FOR HISTORICAL AND CONTEMPORARY ISLAMIC LAW

Date: 

Monday, November 5, 2018, 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

Austin Hall 102

Sharon Tai , Deputy Editor, ILSP: SHARIAsource, Harvard Law School

Sharon Tai will discuss and demonstrate a new digital tool available to researchers of historical and contemporary Islamic law on SHARIAsource. The tool, built by affiliates and graduates of SHARIAsource and the MIT Media Lab, uses textual analysis to assess patterns of sentiment or bias within textual corpora. RSVP to shariasource@law.harvard.edu.

Sponsor: ILSP: SHARIAsource at Harvard Law School