Narrative Visualization: Telling Stories with Data

Posted on 7 February, 2012

For those of you who would like to understand a little more about storytelling using data. We’ve just stumbled upon this article from Stanford University. Thanks to Edward Segel and Jeffrey Hee for their academic research. Here’s the article – Link

Extract: – “I think people have begun to forget how powerful human stories are, exchanging their sense of empathy for a fetishistic fascination with data, networks, patterns, and total information… Really, the data is just part of the story. The human stuff is the main stuff, and the data should enrich it.”