Visualizations

Force-Directed Network Graph

The follow graph shows the closeness of the various correspondents with Pliny, using number of letters written and times referenced in a letter to force weight connections.

Screenreader or keyboard users may use the tab key to enter the graphic and then the up and down arrows to select nodes with their relative weighting. Sighted users may hover over a node to see their nomina.

Force-Directed Graph of Pliny's Correspondents

Social Class Breakdown

The following doughnut chart gives a breakdown of correspondents by their highest known social class. Use the dropdown to filter by a specific book.