Samar Al-Khudhairi


Western Attitudes on the Middle East:A Critical Analysis

A network analysis of media and artificial intelligence in the form of a physical book. Data was collected from leading Western news outlets including the NYT and the Guardian. Running the search query Middle East, headline images were extracted from each article and fed into Google CloudVision Api utilizing the basic keyword return, facial recognition and monument recognition. Through design methodologies this large network was analyzed in regards to attitudes which later materialized into a narrative. This book is a critical analysis of the Western world's attitudes on the Middle East through media and artificial intelligence.