In Honor of MLK 2021: “I Have A Dream" Wordclouds Revisited

18 Jan 2021

For most of the last few years, I’ve made wordclouds of famous speeches MLK to mark the holiday that bears his name - they’re here and here. This year, I revisted the “I Have A Dream” speech with some new knowledge and tools and created the following as I reflected on the importance of the legacy of the day.

Initials

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Face

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Circle Cloud

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The source code leverages the wordcloud and wordcloud2 packages and is published here.