The Life Cycles of Genres



Scripts used to train predictive models of literary genres — including science fiction and detective fiction — accompanied by the data and metadata they used. This repo was created fundamentally as documentation for an article. Although the code could be adapted to other problems, I definitely do not intend to offer it as a portable "tool." (2016-05-12)
Date made available2016
PublisherHarvard Dataverse


  • machine learning
  • literary genres
  • distant reading
  • detective fiction
  • science fiction

Research Output

The Life Cycles of Genres

Underwood, W. E., 2016, In : Cultural Analytics. May 23 2016, 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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  • Cite this

    Underwood, T. (Creator) (2016). The Life Cycles of Genres. Harvard Dataverse. 10.7910/DVN/XKQOQM