Tag: environmental humanities

Biodiversity is not declining in fiction: An effort at replication

Biodiversity is not declining in fiction: An effort at replication

In a new paper out, we attempt to replicate the findings of the recent work, “The rise and fall of biodiversity in literature,” by Langer et al. (2021). Using a large corpus from Project Gutenberg (N = ~15,000) and a dictionary-matching method of over 240K