Recognizing Emotion Cause in Conversations

  title={Recognizing Emotion Cause in Conversations},
  author={Soujanya Poria and Navonil Majumder and Devamanyu Hazarika and Deepanway Ghosal and Rishabh Bhardwaj and Samson Yu and Romila Ghosh and Niyati Chhaya and Alexander F. Gelbukh and Rada Mihalcea},
  journal={Cogn. Comput.},
Recognizing the cause behind emotions in text is a fundamental yet under-explored area of research in NLP. Advances in this area hold the potential to improve interpretability and performance in affect-based models. Identifying emotion causes at the utterance level in conversations is particularly challenging due to the intermingling dynamic among the interlocutors. To this end, we introduce the task of recognizing emotion cause in conversations with an accompanying dataset named RECCON… 

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