Workshop on Narrative Understanding

This workshop brings together an interdisciplinary group of researchers from AI, ML, NLP, Computer Vision and other related fields, as well as scholars from the humanities to discuss methods to improve automatic narrative understanding capabilities.

The workshop will take place in Minneapolis on June 7, co-located with NAACL, at the Hyatt Regency in room Nicollet D3 on the main level. The workshop poster session (from 2:00-3:30pm) will be in the Hyatt Exhibit Hall on the main level.

Invited Speakers

Nanyun (Violet) Peng

University of Southern California

"Analyze, plan, and compose: towards creative text generation"

Mark Riedl

Georgia Tech, Salesforce Research

"Computational Narrative Intelligence and the Quest for the Great Automatic Grammatizator"

Richard So

McGill University

"Computational Narratology and Critical Race Theory"