Invited talk

Linguistic variation and the dynamics of language use
Elke Teich

Regular talks

Automatic Topological Field Identification in (Historical) German Texts
Katrin Ortmann
Exhaustive Entity Recognition for Coptic: Challenges and Solutions
Amir Zeldes, Lance Martin and Sichang Tu
Neural Machine Translation of Artwork Titles Using Iconclass Codes
Nikolay Banar, Walter Daelemans and Mike Kestemont
ERRANT: Assessing and Improving Grammatical Error Type Classification
Katerina Korre and John Pavlopoulos
Measuring the Effects of Bias in Training Data for Literary Classification
Sunyam Bagga and Andrew Piper
Life still goes on: Analysing Australian WW1 Diaries through Distant Reading
Ashley Dennis-Henderson, Matthew Roughan, Lewis Mitchell and Jonathan Tuke
Interpretation of Sentiment Analysis in Aeschylus’s Greek Tragedy
Vijaya Kumari Yeruva, Mayanka ChandraShekar, Yugyung Lee, Jeff Rydberg-Cox, Virginia Blanton and Nathan A Oyler
Finding and Generating a Missing Part for Story Completion
Yusuke Mori, Hiroaki Yamane, Yusuke Mukuta and Tatsuya Harada


History to Myths: Social Network Analysis for Comparison of Stories over Time
Clément Besnier
A Survey on Approaches to Computational Humor Generation
Miriam Amin and Manuel Burghardt
A Two-Step Approach for Automatic OCR Post-Correction
Robin Schaefer and Clemens Neudecker
An evaluation of different word embeddings and NLP parameters for the detection of Shakespeare quotes
Bernhard Liebl and Manuel Burghardt
Vital Records: Uncover the past from historical handwritten records [later]
Herve Dejean and Jean-Luc Meunier
Zero-shot cross-lingual identification of direct speech using distant supervision
Murathan Kurfalı and Mats Wirén
Twenty-two Historical Encyclopedias Encoded in TEI: a New Resource for the Digital Humanities [later]
Thora Hagen, Erik Ketzan, Fotis Jannidis and Andreas Witt
Results of a Single Blind Literary Taste Test with Short Anonymized Novel Fragments
Andreas van Cranenburgh and Corina Koolen
Geometric Deep Learning Models for Linking Character Names in Novels
Marek Kubis
Sonnet Combinatorics
Thierry Poibeau, Mylène Maignant, Frédérique Mélanie-Becquet, Clément Plancq, Matthieu Raffard and Mathilde Roussel
Towards Olfactory Information Extraction from Text: A Case Study on Detecting Smell Experiences in Novels
Ryan Brate, Paul Groth and Marieke van Erp
TL-Explorer: A Digital Humanities Tool for Mapping and Analyzing Translated Literature
Alex Zhai, Zheng Zhang, Amel Fraisse, Ronald Jenn, Shelley Fisher Fishkin and Pierre Zweigenbaum