Alex Hanna is a PhD candidate in sociology at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Substantively, she is interested in social movements, media, and the Middle East. Methodologically, Alex is interested in computational social science, textual analysis, and social network analysis.
Alex’s work has appeared in both social and computational science venues, including Mobilization, the ANNALS of the American Academy of Political and Social Science, and ICWSM. She also co-founded and contribute regularly to the computational social science blog Bad Hessian, where she writes about Python, R, and Twitter.