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Entropy of Sounds: Sonnets to Battle Rap

  title={Entropy of Sounds: Sonnets to Battle Rap},
  author={Jordan Ackerman},
Poetry and lyrics across cultures, from Sonnets to Rap, demonstrate an obvious human cognitive capacity for the perception and production of various multi-syllable sound patterns. Here we use entropy to measure discrete serialized representations of phones and to explore the complexity of these sound structures across genres of creative language arts. The present exploratory analysis has two main objectives. First, our aim is to broaden the scope of cognitive processes and data that are… 

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