Network analysis of narrative content in large corpora

  title={Network analysis of narrative content in large corpora},
  author={Saatviga Sudhahar and Gianluca de Fazio and Roberto Franzosi and Nello Cristianini},
  journal={Natural Language Engineering},
  pages={81 - 112}
Abstract We present a methodology for the extraction of narrative information from a large corpus. The key idea is to transform the corpus into a network, formed by linking the key actors and objects of the narration, and then to analyse this network to extract information about their relations. By representing information into a single network it is possible to infer relations between these entities, including when they have never been mentioned together. We discuss various types of… 
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