May 11, 2018

WG Meeting at the 2018 DARIAH Annual Event

During the upcoming DARIAH Annual Event in Paris ( the WG ‘Text and Data Analytics’ will organize a WG meeting aimed at presenting recent developments in distributional semantics in literary texts.

Wednesday, 23rd of May, 11-13h Planary Room


  • 11:00-11:30: ‘Word embeddings and text semantics’ (Fotis Jannidis)
  • 11:30-12:00: ‘Harry Potter as a case study in teaching digital text analysis’ (Mike Kestemont)
  • 12:00-12:30: ‘Distant Reading for European Literary History. A COST Action’ (Christof Schöch)
  • 12:30-13:00: ‘DARIAH Topics Explorer: A GUI Tool for LDA Topic Modeling’ (Steffen Pielström)