Tongues
of Fire

“Let us get nearer to the fire, so that we can see what we are saying.”

the Bubis of Fernando Po

Tongues of Fire is a series of data visualizations that offer a glimpse at the variation and discrepancies in language used by corporate news media. The data itself is a collection of the most frequently used words by a selection media outlets, covering three imposing issues: Climate change, the killing of Michael Brown, and Edward Snowden versus the NSA.

All the data used was collected from Factiva Global News Database

Director's Choice for Print Design

DAAP Works 2016