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PO-EMO: Conceptualization, Annotation, and Modeling of Aesthetic Emotions in German and English Poetry

  title={PO-EMO: Conceptualization, Annotation, and Modeling of Aesthetic Emotions in German and English Poetry},
  author={T. Haider and Steffen Eger and Evgeny Kim and Roman Klinger and Winfried Menninghaus},
Most approaches to emotion analysis of social media, literature, news, and other domains focus exclusively on basic emotion categories as defined by Ekman or Plutchik. However, art (such as literature) enables engagement in a broader range of more complex and subtle emotions. These have been shown to also include mixed emotional responses. We consider emotions in poetry as they are elicited in the reader, rather than what is expressed in the text or intended by the author. Thus, we… 

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