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Intern
    Data Science Chair

    Digital Humanities and Natural Language Processing

    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.

    Projects

    We are currently working on the following projects:

    Kallimachos

    Building complete text analysis pipeline, starting with OCR from paper and going up to high-level text mining and the application to German literary works.

     

    CLiGS

    Quantitative analysis of literary texts and the fundamental issues of literary studies in the domain of genre theory and stylistics.

    Publications

    Here is a list of selected publications. You can find the full list here and here.

    • Detection of Scenes in Fi... - Download
      Detection of Scenes in Fiction. Gius, Evelyn; Jannidis, Fotis; Krug, Markus; Zehe, Albin; Hotho, Andreas; Puppe, Frank; Krebs, Jonathan; Reiter, Nils; Wiedmer, Nathalie; Konle, Leonard (2019).
       
    • Burrows’ Zeta: Exploring and Evaluating Variants and Parameters. Schöch, Christof; Schlör, Daniel; Zehe, Albin; Gebhard, Henning; Becker, Martin; Hotho, Andreas (2018). 274-277.
       
    • A White-Box Model for Det... - Download
      A White-Box Model for Detecting Author Nationality by Linguistic Differences in Spanish Novels. Zehe, Albin; Schlör, Daniel; Henny-Krahmer, Ulrike; Becker, Martin; Hotho, Andreas (2018).
       
    • Analysing Direct Speech i... - Download
      Analysing Direct Speech in German Novels. Jannidis, Fotis; Konle, Leonard; Zehe, Albin; Hotho, Andreas; Krug, Markus (2018).
       
    • Burrows Zeta: Varianten u... - Download
      Burrows Zeta: Varianten und Evaluation. Schöch, Christof; Calvo, José; Zehe, Albin; Hotho, Andreas (2018).