Wordle

Frequently used words

Performing Texts Wordle

I “plopped” the introductory blurb of the syllabus into the appropriate field of wordle.net (an online toy for generating “word clouds”), played with the settings, and this is what came up. The visualization of more frequently used terms in a tag-cloud style forces me to confront my own ideas, desires, and preconceptions. (I particularly enjoyed seeing “secondary students studied” appearing at the bottom right of the display…)

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