Jessica Hullman on Using Storytelling Patterns to Make Data Reliable

Tell a story with the data, and the complex becomes relatable, says Jessica Hullman, assistant professor at the University of Washington’s Information School.

Jessica works to formalize storytelling patterns so that we can create tools to help people understand unfamiliar data.

She explained her approach at Tapestry. Check out her keynote presentation below.



And here are the highlights as noted by the Twitterverse.





Check out the rest of the conversation on Twitter using the hashtag #TapestryConf.

Above sketch by Catherine Madden.