Python is an extremely powerful tool for text analysis. We will explore the use of TextBlob, nltk and scipy for text analysis.
Prerequites: This is an advanced python workshop. To get the most out of the material, comfort with base python is recommended, along with some familiarity to numpy and scipy, and some exposure to pandas.
In preparation for the workshop please install the Anaconda distribution of Python 3.5. It can be found here:
This is the only version of Python that will be supported. If you are having trouble installing this version of Python, please contact data science services at firstname.lastname@example.org .