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The Creators of the Latinometer

Stan Goston (Regis University) is a software engineer who implemented the Latinometer for the web. He currently is a Reservist in the Air Force and a Software Engineer at Lockheed Martin.

Avi Swartz, a Colorado Mathlete and a Harvard undergraduate, adapted a Python program for the second version of Latinometer.

Eric Johnson (University of South Dakota) made the first Latinometer for our article, “Latinate Densities in the Speeches of Jane Austen.”

Mary DeForest (University of Colorado, Denver) author who was fortunate to enlist Johnson, Swartz and Goston to assist her research. Her articles on Academia ( discuss classical literature and the classical tradition in modern literature: