The Sounds of Migration

Emotions and instruments, from top to bottom:

How it's made

The data

We harvested more than forty-two thousands articles on migration published on the main Hungarian news portals between 27/09/2014 and 11/06/2016. You can find an information visualization dashboard based on the corpus here.

This sonification and the accompanying visualization are experimental tools, their sole porpuse is to give you a glimpse into how the emotions related to migration flowed in the online media. If you’d like to know more about the data, use our dashboard. If you can speak Hungarian, you can read our article on

The team