Information visualization is an ongoing interest. Below is an overview of an article in progress in which I begin to explore info visualization as a method for critical communications research.
This essay explores potential implementations of visual research methods and information visualization within critical media and communications research. Traversing the boundaries of established research practices has a long and rewarding intellectual history whereby methodological innovation has yielded new insights. The aim of this essay is to demonstrate the value of methodological diversity and experimentation in general by using information visualization in critical studies media and communications as a test case.
Here is a gallery of information visualizations from the essay. Click thumbnails to view.