Converging Data Storytelling and Visualisation

  • Yangjinbo ZhangEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 11112)


The goal of this paper is to discuss and review existing literature in the field of data storytelling and draw the relationship between data storytelling and visualisation. It also associates both domains, as well as it explores pathways how to better present and deliver data driven presentations. To associate data storytelling with visualisation will be a worth-studying and intriguing direction. We summarize in a brief discussion the convergence between visualisation and data storytelling by pinpointing to key theories, illustrating the potentia, and present both concepts as tool in data science, aesthetics and information visualisation.


Data storytelling Serious storytelling Visualisation Data visualisation Narrative structure Story Media study New media Cognition 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Visualisation and Interactive Media Lab. (VisLab.)Curtin UniversityPerthAustralia

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