Research

  • Entities in the Coptic Treebank

    Entities in the Coptic Treebank

    With the release of Version 2.6 of Universal Dependencies, our focus has shifted to handling Named and Non-Named Entity Recognition (NER/NNER) in Coptic data. As a result of intensive work by the Coptic Scriptorium team in the past few months,...

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  • What's new in GUM?

    What's new in GUM?

    The first release of GUM series 5 in 2019 brings several new features to our multilayer corpus - this post outlines the most important additions.

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  • New features in our NLP pipeline

    New features in our NLP pipeline

    Coptic Scriptorium’s Natural Language Processing (NLP) tools now support two new features:



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  • A Neural Network Reads the Newspaper

    A Neural Network Reads the Newspaper

    ... in search of discourse signals! We now know a lot about what cues people use to identify discourse relations, but can we teach computers to notice the same signals?



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  • What you say where - a discourse heatmap

    What you say where - a discourse heatmap

    Does discourse structure constrain where we talk about what? Research on recurring mentions within discourse graphs shows back-reference is sensitive to the reasons why sentences and groups of sentences are uttered. In the image above, ...

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