Digital Humanities and the appliciation and develoment of Natural Language Processing methods is an active reasearch field in the DMIR group. In projects like Kallimachos or CLiGS we collaborate with literary scholars and work on literary and NLP research questions. Current research topics involve for example the detection of direct speech, the classification of text types or sentiment analysis in a literary context.
We are currently working on the following projects:
- Burrows’ Zeta: Exploring and Evaluating Variants and Parameters. (2018). 274-277.
- A White-Box Model for Detecting Author Nationality by Linguistic Differences in Spanish Novels. (2018).
- Analysing Direct Speech in German Novels. (2018).
- Burrows Zeta: Varianten und Evaluation. (2018).
- Towards Sentiment Analysis on German Literature. (2017).