Smells like Teen Spirit: An Exploration of Sensorial Style in Literary Genres

  title={Smells like Teen Spirit: An Exploration of Sensorial Style in Literary Genres},
  author={Osama Khalid and Padmini Srinivasan},
  booktitle={International Conference on Computational Linguistics},
It is well recognized that sensory perceptions and language have interconnections through numerous studies in psychology, neuroscience, and sensorial linguistics. Set in this rich context we ask whether the use of sensorial language in writings is part of linguistic style? This question is important from the view of stylometrics research where a rich set of language features have been explored, but with insufficient attention given to features related to sensorial language. Taking this as the… 

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