x-enVENT: A Corpus of Event Descriptions with Experiencer-specific Emotion and Appraisal Annotations

@inproceedings{Troiano2022xenVENTAC,
  title={x-enVENT: A Corpus of Event Descriptions with Experiencer-specific Emotion and Appraisal Annotations},
  author={Enrica Troiano and Laura Oberl{\"a}nder and Maximilian Wegge and Roman Klinger},
  booktitle={International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation},
  year={2022}
}
Emotion classification is often formulated as the task to categorize texts into a predefined set of emotion classes. So far, this task has been the recognition of the emotion of writers and readers, as well as that of entities mentioned in the text. We argue that a classification setup for emotion analysis should be performed in an integrated manner, including the different semantic roles that participate in an emotion episode. Based on appraisal theories in psychology, which treat emotions as… 

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