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The squinting linguist meets hyperdimensional computing: Explicitly encoded high-dimensional semantic spaces used for authorship profiling

The squinting linguist meets hyperdimensional computing: Explicitly encoded high-dimensional semantic spaces used for authorship profiling

May 09, 2018 from 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM 273 Kerr Hall,

Upcoming talk by Jussi Karlgren, KTH Royal Institute of Technology and University of Helsinki.

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Before There Was Merge, There Was Split: Automatic Learning of Morphology

Before There Was Merge, There Was Split: Automatic Learning of Morphology

Apr 23, 2018 from 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM Andrews Conference Room, 2203 Social Sciences and Humanities ,

John Goldsmith, professor of linguistics and computer science at the University of Chicago, gives a talk about the development of Linguistica, an algorithm to automatically analyze the morphology of a language. He will also talk later in the day about his new book "Battle in the Mind Fields."

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Dr. Lillian Lee (Cornell): Analyzing phrasing effects via found conversations: "Parallel universes" in Twitter, ChangeMyView, and the Fed (FOMC)

Nov 13, 2017 from 03:00 PM to 05:00 PM Andrews Conference Room (2203 HSS Building),

Linguistics Colloquium by Lillian Lee (Cornell U.)

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Cancer is a tumultuous journey: A cross-linguistic analysis of metaphor

Cancer is a tumultuous journey: A cross-linguistic analysis of metaphor

Oct 30, 2017 from 03:15 PM to 04:30 PM Social Science 273,

Linguistic Colloquium: Dr. Oana David (UC Merced) explores the linguistic use of metaphor in communications about cancer.

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Counterfactual, Casual and Explanatory Reasoning

Counterfactual, Casual and Explanatory Reasoning

Oct 13, 2017 from 03:00 PM to 04:30 PM Andrews Conference Room 2203, Social Sciences and Humanities Building ,

Stanford linguist Daniel Lassiter to explore theoretical shifts in philosophy of language

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LSA Summer 2019

LSA Summer 2019

Jun 01, 2019 from 08:00 AM to 05:00 PM

The Linguistic Society of America's prestigious Summer Institute will be hosted by UC Davis in 2019

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