Seminar on Digital Humanities


Instructors: Professor Nachum Dershowitz (nachumd@post.tau.ac.il); Dr. Kfir Bar (kfirbar@post.tau.ac.il)
Time: Wednesdays, 16:10 - 18:00


Schedule


Date Speaker Title References
0. 2 November Kfir & Nachum
Introduction
1. 9 November Nachum & Kfir
DH@TAU

2. 16 November Yehonatan Sayag Quantitative Analysis of Culture Using Millions of Digitized Books

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3. 23 November Keren Solodkin Code-Switching Ubique Est - Language Identification and Part-ofSpeech Tagging for Historical Mixed Text

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4. 30 November Tom Tsabar Sarcastic soulmates: Intimacy and irony markers in social media messaging

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5. 7 December Yael Kinor Gaiku : Generating Haiku with Word Associations Norms

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Nachum's talk about Calendars, Clocks & Computers (& Cultures)

6. 14 December Nave Tal Quantifying Creativity in Art Networks

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7. 21 December Ori Friedlender Identifying Motifs in Folktales using Topic Models

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Nachum's talk about Paleography

8. 28 December Bar Rasanski Reconstructing Ancient Literary Texts from Noisy Manuscripts

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9. 4 January Danielle Tabashi Learning to laugh (automatically): computational models for humor recognition

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10. 11 January Noam Weisberg Finding structure in xkcd comics with Latent Dirichlet Allocation
11. 18 January Roy Michael Meta4meaning: Automatic Metaphor Interpretation Using Corpus-Derived Word Associations
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25 January Eli Gerber Automatic Identification of Suicide Notes from Linguistic and Sentiment Features

How to present in class

Proposed papers