Computational linguists at ACL in Beijing

July 25-31, Naho, Naomi, Philip and Hal, have work at the 53rd Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics. Also presenting are alums and former Marylanders, such as Chris Dyer, Asad Sayeed and Jordan Boyd-Graber.

  • "Why discourse affects speakers' choice of referring expressions," Naho Orita, Eliana Vornov, Naomi Feldman and Hal Daumé III

  • "Tea Party in the House: A hierarchical ideal point topic model and its application to Republican legislators in the 112th Contress," Viet-An Nguyen, Jordan Boyd-Graber, Philip Resnik and Kristina Miler

  • "The media frames corpus: Annotations of frames across issues," Dallas Card, Amber E. Boydstun, Justin H. Gross, Philip Resnik and Noah A. Smith

  • "Deep unordered composition rivals syntactic methods for text classification," Mohit Iyyer, Varun Manjunatha, Jordan Boyd-Graber and Hal Daumé III