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Cite this dataset

Jules, Bergis (2017). #BlackTheory [Dataset]. Dryad.


This is a collection of 1,430 tweet ids for tweets using the hashtag #BlackTheory collected on September 19th, 2017. The hashtag was used in a conversation started by Dr. Jessica Marie Johnson (@jmjafrx) on September 18th, 2017, where she asked people to name black theorists. See these tweets for context: and


The tweet ids were collected using the Documenting the Now prototype twitter collecting tool:


Usage notes

Twitter's terms of service only allows the sharing of tweet ids. In order to turn these tweet ids back into the original tweets, please download the DocNow Hydrator application and follow the instructions for hydrating the tweets.