Natural Language & Storytelling Systems 2019


Resources:

  • eDrama (Virtual Drama)
  • Dynamic story
  • Interactive storytelling
  • Intelligent storytelling
  • SceneMaker
  • Smart storytelling
  • Story creation
  • Storytelling toy
  • TTSCS (Text-to-scene Conversion Systems)

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References:

See also:

100 Best Facade Interactive Story Videos100 Best Interactive Storytelling Videos100 Best Transmedia Storytelling VideosINSCAPE (Interactive Storytelling for Creative People)Interactive Story AuthoringInteractive StorytellingStory EnginesStory Generator AlgorithmsTransmedia Storytelling


Driving the Narrative Flow of an Interactive Storytelling System for Case Studies
SY Galan, MJ Ramos, A Dy, Y Kim, E Ong – Pacific Rim International …, 2018 – Springer
… Using natural language processing techniques, the player interacts with the couple and this interaction … skills in an environment with few consequences [7]. Interactive storytelling systems can be … paper presents the design of Pizzeria Story, an interactive storytelling system set in …

INES: A reconstruction of the Charade storytelling system using the Afanasyev Framework
E Concepción, P Gervás… – Ninth International …, 2018 – computationalcreativity.net
… instance of the Afanasyev story generation framework that rebuilds Charade, an agent-based storytelling system … generation sys- tem can be considered as a synonym of storytelling systems, that is … A possible solution can be the use of a Controlled Natural Language (CNL) for …

A Demonstration of an Intelligent Storytelling System
YG Cheong, WH Park, HY Yu – … of the 26th ACM international conference …, 2018 – dl.acm.org
… A Demonstration of an Intelligent Storytelling System … published TALESPIN, the story writing system using an AI planning formalism [5]. During the last three decades, numerous AI storytelling systems have been … the story world, and the natural language processing components …

Introducing Mood and Affinity to Generate Brief Template-based Dialogues in Storytelling Systems.
A Oñate, G Méndez, P Gervás – TriCoLore (C3GI/ISD/SCORE), 2018 – nil.fdi.ucm.es
… In most interactive storytelling systems, the ability to generate dialogues between characters [2] is still not present, even though a good story … It is important to emphasize that Façade makes use of different Natural Language Processing techniques, and among them we can find …

The campfire storytelling system–automatic creation and modification of a narrative
JR Hollister, AJ Gonzalez – Journal of Experimental & Theoretical …, 2019 – Taylor & Francis
… To our knowledge, no other existing digital storytelling system employs and manipulates context for the … STS addresses some of the limitations found in current digital storytelling systems by generating … the events in the story along with their descriptive text in natural language …

Hindi Sentence Classification for Expressive Storytelling Systems
S Agrawal, Y Kirtani, Y Girdhar… – 2018 IEEE Symposium …, 2018 – ieeexplore.ieee.org
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Tool vs. agent: attributing agency to natural language generation systems
L Henrickson – Digital Creativity, 2018 – Taylor & Francis
… Natural language generation (NLG)—when computers produce text-based output in readable human languages—is becoming increasingly prevalent … There is also a rich history of storytelling systems that produce output indistinguishable from human-written texts (eg Klein et al …

A narrative sentence planner and structurer for domain independent, parameterizable storytelling
SM Lukin, MA Walker – Dialogue & Discourse, 2019 – 129.70.43.92
… to this problem consists of three separate contributions that together form the Fabula Tales storytelling system … sentence plan- ner, based on the architecture of the PERSONAGE expressive Natural Language Generation engine … 2.1 Narrative Variation in Storytelling Systems …

Foley Scholars
MK Hong, LJ Martin, E Wall – 2020 – smartech.gatech.edu
… In contrast, very large language models have recently made the headlines in the natural language processing community … probabilistic and causal model will provide more creative stories for readers of stories generated from an improvisational storytelling system than solely …

Functional Unit Analysis: Framing and Aesthetics for Computational Storytelling.
S Wilke, L Berov – TriCoLore (C3GI/ISD/SCORE), 2018 – academia.edu
… 2A full natural language version, along with each story variant’s plot graph, can be found at … This functionality is not easily enabled in the underlying storytelling system, which resulted in the … able to benefit from this method in a com- parable way, other storytelling systems need to …

Mimisbrunnur: ai-assisted authoring for interactive storytelling
IS Stefnisson, D Thue – Fourteenth Artificial Intelligence and Interactive …, 2018 – aaai.org
… There are some limitations to our approach. Although the natural language processing seems reasonably capable, it can only understand very simple relations … Mimisbrunnur is currently “raw”; it is a research tool for creating stories for a specific storytelling system …

DREAMT–Embodied Motivational Conversational Storytelling
DMW Powers – arXiv preprint arXiv:1907.09293, 2019 – arxiv.org
… It thus emerges as an essential component of intelligent systems, including systems where natural language is not a primary focus or where … propose the DREAMT model to focus attention on the different layers that need to be present in a character- driven storytelling system …

Story Envisioning Framework for Visualized Collective Storytelling in Conversation
Q Zhang, MS Mirzaei, HH Huang, T Nishida – International Conference on …, 2019 – Springer
… 11] is a program that generates short simple animations from natural language car accident … Other researches have focused on developing storytelling systems using various method to … Interactive storytelling system “Say Anything” described the method of providing interactive …

Ex-Tarot: An extended Tarot-based narrative generation
PS Chacón, M Eger – 2019 IV Jornadas Costarricenses de …, 2019 – ieeexplore.ieee.org
… by our systems in terms of consistency, perceived interest, and measure the presence of grammatical errors in the natural language output … has been described as a key challenge for AI research [3]. Early AI researchers actually already created storytelling systems, such as the …

Mímisbrunnur: A Mixed-Initiative Authoring Tool for Interactive Storytelling
IS Stefnisson – 2018 – skemman.is
… Page 26. 6 Page 27. Chapter 2 Problem Formulation As stated in Section 1.1.2, the storytelling system uses outlines to show stories … To ensure accessibility for non-technical authors, I needed a way to create these outlines using natural language …

A Dynamic Illustration Approach For Arabic Text
J Zakraoui, JM Al Jaam – 2019 IEEE 10th GCC Conference & …, 2019 – ieeexplore.ieee.org
… It operates with natural language analysis component, a stage processing component, and a … Some interactive storytelling systems have been also proposed such as KidsRoom [25], [26], [8] and CONFUCIUS [27], the latter proposed interactive multimodal storytelling system …

Semantic Storytelling: Towards Identifying Storylines in Large Amounts of Text Content.
G Rehm, K Zaczynska, J Moreno – Text2Story@ ECIR, 2019 – ceur-ws.org
… The following example is meant to illustrate the functionality of an “ideal implementation” of the Semantic Storytelling system we have in mind … While Natural Language Processing is not yet able to perform these tasks without any errors, we firmly believe that the application of …

Dixit: Interactive Visual Storytelling via Term Manipulation
CC Hsu, YH Chen, ZY Chen, HY Lin… – The World Wide Web …, 2019 – dl.acm.org
… ABSTRACT In this paper, we introduce Dixit, an interactive visual storytelling system that the user interacts with … CCS CONCEPTS • Computing methodologies ? Natural language generation; Scene understanding; • Human-centered computing ? Inter- active systems and tools …

Computer-generated fiction in a literary lineage: Breaking the Hermeneutic contract
L Henrickson – Logos, 2018 – brill.com
… Natural language generation (NLG)—the process whereby computers translate data into readable human languages … Developers have been trying to create NLG storytelling systems for decades … of 1977, though widely regarded as the first NLG storytelling system, was actually …

Afanasyev: A collaborative architectural model for automatic story generation
E Concepción, P Gervás, G Méndez – 5th AISB Symposium on …, 2018 – researchgate.net
… to have an Episode Gener- ator instance implemented from certain storytelling system, and an … story generation systems’, in International Workshop on Controlled Natural Language, pp … Gonzalo Mendez, and Pablo Gervás, ‘Mining knowledge in storytelling systems for narrative …

On intelligent systems for storytelling
L Ozaeta, M Graña – The 13th International Conference on Soft Computing …, 2018 – Springer
… is a very distinct topic, as it has a close relationship with natural language and dialogue but … Furthermore, interactive storytelling systems would be ideally embodied in a robot with a social … The following are needed components of an interactive storytelling system, which can be …

LYRA: an Interactive and Interactive Storyteller
DH Choi – … on Computational Science and Engineering (CSE) …, 2019 – ieeexplore.ieee.org
… speech synthesis so as to enable bi-directional question answering between a user (a child) and the proposed storytelling system … The next frontier of deep learning is natural language processing, which is related with human communication capabilities and complex thought …

Discourse Embellishment Using a Deep Encoder-Decoder Network
L Berov, K Standvoss – arXiv preprint arXiv:1810.08076, 2018 – arxiv.org
… This could allow the authors of storytelling systems to safe time by implementing only thin NLG modules and perform subsequent embellishment … to generate macro-level plot and character ele- ments without connecting them into a compre- hensive story in natural language …

An Analysis of Emotion Communication Channels in Fan Fiction: Towards Emotional Storytelling
E Kim, R Klinger – arXiv preprint arXiv:1906.02402, 2019 – arxiv.org
… It is, therefore, important, that this observation finds its place in automatic storytelling systems. Some at- tempts have been done in natural language gener- ation towards controllable story … serve as a foundation for the develop- ment of an automatic storytelling system that takes …

Video-based interactive storytelling using real-time video compositing techniques
ES de Lima, B Feijó, AL Furtado – Multimedia Tools and Applications, 2018 – Springer
… Similarly, users can use this natural language interface during a local interaction to … which represents the integration of linear and nonlinear parts in interactive storytelling systems … automatically generated by the planning algorithms of our interactive storytelling system and …

An application for Cultural Heritage using a Chatbot
M Lombardi, F Pascale… – 2019 2nd International …, 2019 – ieeexplore.ieee.org
… Just think of digital storytelling systems and/or interactive assistants such as Chatbots … For this aim, it has been realized a system that can detect the questions and thanks to the use of natural language processing techniques and the domains, gives the answers to users …

The Impact of Multi-character Story Distribution and Gesture on Children’s Engagement
M Walker, M Neff – … on Interactive Digital Storytelling, ICIDS 2019 …, 2019 – books.google.com
… These results have implications for future agent-based storytelling system research … Due to the complexities of natural language, however, it is challenging to create robust methods for automatically editing text in non-trivial ways …

Aesop: A Visual Storytelling Platform for Conversational AI.
T Meo, A Raghavan, DA Salter, A Tozzo, A Tamrakar… – IJCAI, 2018 – researchgate.net
… Users can incrementally build the graph us- ing natural language … 4 Conclusion We presented Aesop, a novel visual storytelling system, for directing and animating. It exploits multimodal communi- cation with the computer …

The Impact of Multi-character Story Distribution and Gesture on Children’s Engagement
HJ Smith, BK Riley, L Reed, V Harrison… – … on Interactive Digital …, 2019 – Springer
… Because all the original stories are presented in third person by a narrator, we used the Fabula tales natural language generation engine to … types of questions the children asked in order to determine the needed future capabilities of a conversational storytelling system that can …

Text-to-picture tools, systems, and approaches: a survey
J Zakraoui, M Saleh, J Al Ja’am – Multimedia Tools and Applications, 2019 – Springer
… Jain et al. [28] proposed a Hindi natural language processor called Vishit, which aims to help with … Interactive storytelling systems have also been proposed, such as KidsRoom [4, 34, 56] and CONFUCIUS [18], the latter entails an interactive, multimodal storytelling system …

Summaries Can Frame-But No Effect on Creativity.
L Berov – ICCC, 2019 – academia.edu
… graph are created by an algorithm in the first place, then no natural language inter- pretation … in order to estimate the per- ceived creativity C of the storytelling system, the suitability … This opens up an interesting avenue for storytelling systems to perform summary-based framing of …

Collecting Visual Effect Linked Data using GWAP
S Hirai, K Sumi – International Conference on E-Learning and Games, 2018 – Springer
… Academic Press, Cambridge (1972)CrossRefGoogle Scholar. 13. Tanaka, H., Tokunaga, T., Shinyama, Y.: Animated agents capable of understanding natural language and performing actions … Sumi, K.: Animation-based interactive storytelling system …

Dynamic emphatical narration for reduced authorial burden and increased user freedom in interactive storytelling
G Méndez, R Hervás, P Gervás, A Martín… – Connection …, 2019 – Taylor & Francis
… Interactive storytelling systems have become a popular way to engage users in the creation of narrative elements, and have emerged as one of the … Inspired by the game The Stanley Parable, we present an interactive storytelling system that is able to generate a narration in real …

The long path to narrative generation
P Gervás, E Concepción, C León… – IBM Journal of …, 2019 – ieeexplore.ieee.org
… of the solutions considered for this purpose have been based on Natural Language Processing, using … Charade is a storytelling system that relies on a character simulation in order to generate … system is to study how character affinities can be used in storytelling systems in order …

Improving Arabic text to image mapping using a robust machine learning technique
J Zakraoui, S Elloumi, JM Alja’am, SB Yahia – IEEE Access, 2019 – ieeexplore.ieee.org
… processing. It operates with natural language analysis component, a stage processing component, and a rendering component … segments. Storytelling systems have also been proposed in many works [19], [20], [21], [22], [23], [24] and [25] …

A View of the State of the Art of Dialogue Systems
L Ozaeta, M Graña – … Conference on Hybrid Artificial Intelligence Systems, 2018 – Springer
… Language Generator, formulates the response in correct language constructs by Natural Language Generation techniques, and … We will be involved in the development of storytelling systems for educational purposes, specifically the support of children with special needs in the …

Screenwriting for new film mediums: Conceptualizing visual models for interactive storytelling
G Ogle – Journal of Screenwriting, 2019 – ingentaconnect.com
… Third, models inform the design of interactive storytelling systems … Although looking towards the crea- tion of new technologies and new ways to interact (like natural language), he urges authors to forget about technology, and rather focus on new ways to tell stories …

Logic foundations of manipulation as game mechanics
JMT Ramón – 2019 IEEE Conference on Games (CoG), 2019 – ieeexplore.ieee.org
… Regarding the base mechanics for this game, the mix of doxastic logic, planning, belief revision and natural language lends itself well to games with high uncertainty, many actors and complex interactions with information exchange … Versu—a simulationist storytelling system …

Using open data to create smart auditory based pervasive game environments
P Siriaraya, T Kiriu, Y Kawai, S Nakajima – Proceedings of the 2018 …, 2018 – dl.acm.org
… The nouns were extracted using the Part-of- Speech tagger in the Natural Language Tool Kit (NLTK) … in-progress examples, the first showing how data from Twitter could be used to create talking NPCs and the second showing how a context aware storytelling system could be …

Algorithms and interoperability between drama and artificial intelligence
A Pizzo, V Lombardo, R Damiano – TDR/The Drama Review, 2019 – MIT Press
… Test performance of DoPPioGioco, an interactive storytelling system by Rossana Damiano, Vincenzo Lombardo, and Antonio Pizzo … by Alan Turing in 1950 to determine whether a machine can exhibit intel- ligent behavior (by means of natural language conversation) well …

A Survey of Deep Learning Applied to Story Generation
C Hou, C Zhou, K Zhou, J Sun, S Xuanyuanj – International Conference on …, 2019 – Springer
… The Interactive Storytelling System, developed by Cavazza of IVE Research Lab of Teesside University in the UK, is the representative work of this system [3]. Pizzi and Charles used heuristic search planning to … In: Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing, pp …

Aesop: A visual storytelling platform for conversational ai and common sense grounding
TJ Meo, C Kim, A Raghavan, A Tozzo… – AI …, 2019 – content.iospress.com
… ambiguity using gestures, or teach the animator by example by using the common sense grounding component to expand the knowledge graph and ground natural language on the … Currently, the aforementioned capabilities are lacking in movie making and storytelling systems …

A Game with a Purpose to Collect Visual Effect Linked Data from Players
S Hirai, K Sumi – … on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics (SMC), 2018 – ieeexplore.ieee.org
… [14] H. Tanaka, T. Tokunaga, and Y. Shinyama, Animated agents capable of understanding natural language and performing actions, in Life-Like Characters, Springer, pp. 429–443, 2004 … [16] K. Sumi, Animation-based Interactive Storytelling System”, Interactive Storytelling …

Plan-and-write: Towards better automatic storytelling
L Yao, N Peng, R Weischedel, K Knight, D Zhao… – Proceedings of the AAAI …, 2019 – aaai.org
… to decompose story genera- tion into two steps: 1) story planning which generates plots, and 2) surface realization which composes natural language text based … We posit that storytelling systems can benefit from storyline planning to generate more coherent and on-topic stories …

Let Us Tell You a fAIble: Content Generation through Graph-Based Cognition
VA Kazakova, L Hastings, A Posadas… – The Thirty-First …, 2018 – aaai.org
… This project is composed of the following three phases: (I) creation of an automated storytelling system, (II) incorpora- tion of interactive as well as reader-profile … We then describe how fAIble’s Natural Language Generation (NLG) trans- forms story events into English sentences …

Postmortem: MKULTRA, an experimental AI-based game
ID Horswill – Fourteenth Artificial Intelligence and Interactive Digital …, 2018 – aaai.org
… Evans, R., & Short, E. (2014). Versu – A Simulationist Storytelling System. IEEE Transactions on Computational Intelligence and AI in Games, 6(2), 113–130 … Mateas, M., & Stern, A. (2004). Natural Language Understanding in Façade: Surface-text Processing …

A Hierarchical Approach for Visual Storytelling Using Image Description
MS Al Nahian, T Tasrin, S Gandhi, R Gaines… – … on Interactive Digital …, 2019 – Springer
… To better help these networks maintain context over long story sequences, many researchers have chosen to make use of event representations that distill essential information from natural language sentences [4, 13 … [16] has proposed a visual storytelling system where previous …

A Survey of Deep Learning Applied to Story Generation
S Xuanyuan – … , SmartCom 2019, Birmingham, UK, October 11 …, 2019 – books.google.com
… The Interactive Storytelling System, developed by Cavazza of IVE Research Lab of Teesside University in the UK, is the representative work of this system [3]. Pizzi and Charles used heuristic search planning to … In: Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing, pp …

Villanelle: Towards Authorable Autonomous Characters in Interactive Narrative.
C Martens, O Iqbal, S Azad, M Ingling, A Mosolf… – INT/WICED …, 2018 – ceur-ws.org
… Versu—a simulationist storytelling system. IEEE Transactions on Computational Intelligence and AI in Games, 6(2):113–130, 2014 … [MS03b] Michael Mateas and Andrew Stern. Integrating plot, character and natural language processing in the interac- tive drama façade …

Towards Discourse Parsing-inspired Semantic Storytelling
G Rehm, K Zaczynska, J Moreno-Schneider… – arXiv preprint arXiv …, 2020 – arxiv.org
… Keywords: Semantic Storytelling · Natural Language Processing · Dis- course Parsing · Rhetorical Structure Theory · Penn Discourse TreeBank … One of the goals of our Semantic Storytelling system is to aid knowledge workers in selecting relevant pieces of content, eg, the app …

My Way of Telling a Story: Persona based Grounded Story Generation
S Prabhumoye, KR Chandu, R Salakhutdinov… – arXiv preprint arXiv …, 2019 – arxiv.org
… Cavazza et al. (2009) have stressed the impor- tance of expressing emotions in the believability of the automated storytelling system. Adapting a personality trait hence becomes crucial to cap- ture and maintain interest of the audience …

A Hierarchical Approach for Visual Storytelling Using Image Description
B Harrison – … : 12th International Conference on Interactive Digital …, 2019 – books.google.com
… sequences, many researchers have chosen to make use of event representations that distill essential information from natural language sentences [4 … as a preliminary design for building a creative visual storyteller.[16] has proposed a visual storytelling system where previous …

Generating stories using role-playing games and simulated human-like conversations
A Tapscott, C León, P Gervás – … Natural Language Generation (CC-NLG …, 2018 – aclweb.org
… 41 Page 9. Proceedings of the 3rd Workshop on Computational Creativity and Natural Language Generation, pages 34–42, Tilburg, November 2018 … 2018. INES: A reconstruction of the Charade storytelling system using the Afanasyev Framework …

Using Social Media Posts as Knowledge Resource for Generating Life Stories.
RKMJ Te, JMM Lam, E Ong – PACLIC, 2018 – aclweb.org
… Springer, Cham. Ehud Reiter and Robert Dale. 2000. Building Natural Language Generation Systems. Cambridge University Press, New York … 2009. Tolkien: An Event Based Storytelling System. Pro- ceedings of the VLDB Endowment, 2(2), 1630–1633. Push Singh, Barbara

Network-Based Procedural Story Generation
MRF Mendonça, A Ziviani – Computers in Entertainment (CIE), 2018 – dl.acm.org
… artificial social network of characters can be generated for any storytelling system using features … Section 2 presents an overview of related work in interactive storytelling systems … i) a behavior language to model the characters actions; (ii) a natural language system capable of …

“My Way of Telling a Story”: Persona based Grounded Story Generation
K Chandu, S Prabhumoye, R Salakhutdinov… – Proceedings of the …, 2019 – aclweb.org
… Cavazza et al. (2009) have stressed the impor- tance of expressing emotions in the believability of the automated storytelling system. Adapting a personality trait hence becomes crucial to cap- ture and maintain interest of the audience …

Balancing Consistency and Plot Structure in Computational Storytelling
P Khalpada, S Garg – 2019 IEEE 10th Annual Information …, 2019 – ieeexplore.ieee.org
… In addition to natural language generation, it includes aspects, like representational order of story events, length of description of events and story elements, etc … They resolved this by having a virtual director in an agent- based storytelling system …

Storifying observed events: Could i dress this up as a story
P Gervás – Proc. 5th AISB Symp. Comput. Creativity, 2018 – nil.fdi.ucm.es
… Different storytelling systems tend to focus on the representation and manipulation of a particular subset of the possible relevant as- pects [21], whereas full … simple solutions for rendering their results as text [8], far removed from the state of the art in natural language generation …

Applying Ontology in Computational Creativity Approach for Generating a Story
L Issa, S Jusoh – 2019 2nd International Conference on new …, 2019 – ieeexplore.ieee.org
… An author in [9] the author presented a virtual storytelling system (AVEIRO … that stores the needed knowledge, their sentence generation model receives as input a specification of what it is supposed to deliver, and produces as output a corresponding natural language expression …

Make data sing: The automation of storytelling
K Veel – Big Data & Society, 2018 – journals.sagepub.com
With slogans such as ‘Tell the stories hidden in your data’ (www. narrativescience.com) and ‘From data to clear, insightful content – Wordsmith automatically generates narratives on a massive scale …

Guided neural language generation for automated storytelling
P Ammanabrolu, E Tien, W Cheung, Z Luo… – Proceedings of the …, 2019 – aclweb.org
… event-to-sentence problem can be thought of as a translation task—translating from the language of events into natural language … Early storytelling systems were based on symbolic planning (Pérez y Pérez and Sharples, 2001; Riedl and Young, 2010; Meehan, 1977; Lebowitz …

Digital storytelling for good with Tappetina game
J Gomez Escribano, ML Jaccheri, M Maragoudakis… – 2019 – munin.uit.no
… are making the victim feel better” Domain Experts are given a tool for editing scenarios and expressing them as Ontological elements using a special, Controlled Natural Language (DSML … This way, the storytelling system forces the user to react and build the story from both sides …

Dimensions of personalization in a narrative pedagogical simulation for Alzheimer’s caregivers
LA Chauveau, N Szilas, AL Luiu… – 2018 IEEE 6th …, 2018 – ieeexplore.ieee.org
… PASSAGE is an interactive storytelling system in which a player’s model is completed during execution, according to the chosen … model, • Actions themselves are generated dynamically, based on a logical description of the action and Natural Language Generation techniques …

Towards tweet content suggestions for museum media managers
M Furini, F Mandreoli, R Martoglia… – Proceedings of the 4th …, 2018 – dl.acm.org
… The prototype implementation of our system is written in Python and exploits the Natural Language Toolkit (NLTK) library1. The first experiment (E1) is conducted by … 2016. PlayTheCityRE: A visual storytelling system that transforms recorded film memories into visual history …

Human-Guided Evolutionary Story Narration
K Wang, V Bui, E Petraki, HA Abbass – IEEE Access, 2018 – ieeexplore.ieee.org
… However, one source of complexity lies in the transformation of a story in a natural language into a representation that EC can evolve easily … Source of complexity: How to transform a story in a natural language into a representation that EC can evolve easily …

Acquiring Planning Models from Narrative Synopses
T Hayton – 2019 – research.tees.ac.uk
… the creation of content. This is particularly true for the creation of do- main models for Interactive Storytelling systems and games. AI plan … 26 2.5.3 Extracting Planning Information from Natural Language 28 2.6 DomainAuthoringTools …

Felt: A Simple Story Sifter
M Kreminski, M Dickinson, N Wardrip-Fruin – International Conference on …, 2019 – Springer
… 1. As distinct from the natural language understanding term “story recognition”, which refers to the identification of embedded story content in natural language text. Notes. Acknowledgements … Evans, R., Short, E.: Versu: a simulationist storytelling system. IEEE Trans. Comput …

Digital storytelling for good with Tappetina game
J Gomez, L Jaccheri, M Maragoudakis… – Entertainment Computing, 2019 – Elsevier
… are making the victim feel better” Domain Experts are given a tool for editing scenarios and expressing them as Ontological elements using a special, Controlled Natural Language (DSML … This way, the storytelling system forces the user to react and build the story from both sides …

Storytelling by a Show of Hands: A framework for interactive embodied storytelling in robotic agents
P Wicke, T Veale – Proc. of AISB’18, the Conf. on Artificial …, 2018 – researchgate.net
… In line with recent applications of deep Machine Learning techniques to almost every problem in Computer Science, Neural Networks have also been used of late as a basis for augment- ing storytelling systems … [4] J. Bulwer, Chirologia, or the natural language of the hand …

From logs to Stories: Human-Centred Data Mining for Cyber Threat Intelligence
N Afzaliseresht, Y Miao, S Michalska, Q Liu… – IEEE Access, 2020 – ieeexplore.ieee.org
… In this paper, the model that generates the report in natural language by means of applying novel storytelling techniques from security logs is proposed … the narrative formats. Wu et al. [6] proposed a data-driven storytelling system for social connections improvement …

Character Depth and Sentence Diversification in Automated Narrative Generation
B Bottoni, Y Moolenaar, A Hevia, T Anchor… – The Thirty-Third …, 2020 – aaai.org
… The stories sounded less repetitive and richer in detail, and the language was more expressive as a result of an added Natural Language Generation (NLG) layer. An example of a fAIble I story snippet follows: Our story begins in a village …

Learning to Listen: Critically Considering the Role of AI in Human Storytelling and Character Creation
A Kasunic, G Kaufman – Proceedings of the First Workshop on …, 2018 – aclweb.org
… Just as recent work in natural language process- ing has criticized and sought ways to rectify the amplification of negative biases (eg gender bi- ases) in NLP techniques (Dwork et al., 2012; Zhao et al., 2017; Bolukbasi et al., 2016; Voigt et al., 2017), AI storytelling has the …

Studying emotions in Romanian words using formal concept analysis
M Lupea, A Briciu – Computer Speech & Language, 2019 – Elsevier
… analysis systems for Romanian text. Previous article in issue; Next article in issue. Keywords. Natural language processing. Emotion analysis. RoEmoLex. Formal Concept Analysis. 1. Introduction. Automatic detection of emotion in …

Personality-dependent content selection in natural language generation systems
RMS Ramos, DS Monteiro… – Journal of the …, 2020 – journal-bcs.springeropen.com
… Research; Open Access; Published: 29 April 2020. Personality-dependent content selection in natural language generation systems … For a detailed discussion on this architecture, we refer to [12]. Customised natural language generation …

The ambiguity of natural language as resource for organizational design: A computational analysis
C Ponsiglione, L Cannavacciuolo, S Primario… – Journal of Business …, 2019 – Elsevier
… According to this point of view, the organization is seen as a collective storytelling system (Boje, 1991) … Recognition of the importance of natural language in organizations has developed in parallel with the increasing use of formal management methods through the adoption of …

From Models to Stories
AM Madni – Transdisciplinary Systems Engineering, 2018 – Springer
… If the narrative is written or spoken word, the narration is in natural language … To effectively convey information about system behavior, the storytelling system can employ appropriate metaphors such as structural, orientational, and ontological [17], along with geospatial …

The study of narrative acts with and for digital media
N Szilas, S Estupiñán, M Marano… – Digital Scholarship in …, 2019 – academic.oup.com
Abstract. In this article, we introduce the concept of narrative act which denotes a meta-action—an action on an action—that contributes to the narrative seque.

Culture as education: From transmediality to transdisciplinary pedagogy
M Ojamaa, P Torop, A Fadeev, A Milyakina… – Sign Systems …, 2019 – ceeol.com
… more than one sign system. Lotman (1988) defined the literary work as a message encrypted not only in a natural language, but also in an artistic language and in differently structured interrelated cultural codes. In a similar way …

Virtual Environment Positioning Utilizing Play-Script Spatiotemporal Reasoning
C Talbot, GM Youngblood – IEEE Transactions on Games, 2019 – ieeexplore.ieee.org
… Using natural language processing techniques, we extract the annotated movements from the script, then add additional movements and adjustments from our rules engine built with theater, stage performance, and human interaction spatio-temporal relationships …

Challenges of IDN Research and Teaching
H Koenitz, MP Eladhari – International Conference on Interactive Digital …, 2019 – Springer
… Evans, R., Short, E.: Versu—a simulationist storytelling system. IEEE Trans. Comput … University of California Press, Berkeley (2011)Google Scholar. 64. Weizenbaum, J.: ELIZA—a computer program for the study of natural language communication between man and machine …

Towards expressive input for character dialogue in digital games
N Junius, M Mateas, N Wardrip-Fruin – Proceedings of the 14th …, 2019 – dl.acm.org
… Additionally, in evaluating Façade’s user interface, Sali et al found that players enjoyed the real-time, natural language understanding version of the game, in spite of the difficulties and systemic breakdowns they encountered, when compared to the more industry-standard …

Building abstractable story components with institutions and tropes
M Thompson – 2018 – purehost.bath.ac.uk
… More recent storytelling systems use planners (such as ones based on Young’s architecture (Young et … non-linear stories for multi- agent systems using a controlled natural language syntax … This makes for an interactive storytelling system with a greater degree of unpredictability …

Automatic detection of conflicts in complex narrative structures
N Szilas, S Estupiñán, U Richle – International Conference on Interactive …, 2018 – Springer
… However, the notion of conflict is so central that it cannot be ignored, and several interactive digital storytelling systems have implemented … Finally, it would be possible to use natural-language generation techniques to produce a text description of conflicts, which could then feed …

Challenges Posed by Voice Interface to Child-Agent Collaborative Storytelling
E Ong, JB Alburo, CR De Jesus… – … 22nd Conference of …, 2019 – ieeexplore.ieee.org
… 11, pp. 18–46, 1988. [9] D. Lane, R. Renwick, J. McAvoy, and P. O’Reilly, ”Voice-based user interface vs text-based user interface: Comparing perceived usability of two natural language processor (NLP) based … [18] MU Bers, and J. Cassell, ”Interactive storytelling systems for chil …

Authorship in computer-generated texts
L Henrickson – Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Literature, 2020 – oxfordre.com
… Who, or what? Computer-generated texts are produced by natural language generation (NLG) systems. NLG … 6. Recognition of classic storytelling systems is useful for contextualizing the development of this technology. Such …

Do Conversational Interfaces Kill Web Accessibility?
M Furini, S Mirri, M Montangero… – 2020 IEEE 17th Annual …, 2020 – ieeexplore.ieee.org
… Arrival city: Bologna • Departure date: 10/10/2019 The Dialog Management module is in charge of finding an answer to the user’s request and its output is converted into natural language by the … [11] N. Dusi, I. Ferretti, and M. Furini, “A transmedia storytelling system to transform …

On how users edit computer-generated visual stories
TY Hsu, YC Hsu, TH Huang – Extended Abstracts of the 2019 CHI …, 2019 – dl.acm.org
… also study what types of machine-generated texts are more helpful in assisting users to compose short stories, aiming at building a human-centered computer-supported storytelling system … Natural language processing with Python: analyzing text with the natural language toolkit …

Villanelle: Towards Authorable Autonomous Characters in Interactive Narrative.
O Iqbal – 2019 – repository.lib.ncsu.edu
… 2.2 Existing tools Inform7 is a rules-based, natural language style scripting framework that allows one to craft quality based narratives [Ree10]. Choicescript is another scripting language that creates multi-choice input 4 Page 13. based narratives [Fab] …

Neural Networks for Narrative Continuation
M Roemmele – 2018 – roemmele.github.io
… On the other hand, gaining agency in this type of environment via natural language interaction still exists more in science fiction than in real technology. Among existing systems … recognizing only a few utterances for advancing the story. Natural language input …

Skald: Exploring Story Generation and Interactive Storytelling by Reconstructing Minstrel
BR Tearse – 2018 – escholarship.org
… systems as well as a number of discoveries about the strengths and weaknesses of Minstrel Style Storytelling Systems in general … long stories that remain cohesive, and 3) the domain that a storytelling system is working from is incredibly important and must be well engineered …

Interactive Narrative Design Beyond the Secret Art Status: A Method to Verify Design Conventions for Interactive Narrative
H Koenitz, C Roth, T Dubbelman… – MATLIT: Materialities of …, 2018 – dspace.library.uu.nl
… Aylett et al. (Aylett, Louchart, Dias, Paiva, and Vala, 2005) conducted a small- scale (N = 11) user test with the emergent Interactive Storytelling system Fear- Not!, and collected … “Eliza — a Computer Program for the Study of Natural Language Commu- nication between Man and …

Detecting Gender Stereotypes in Children Digital StoryTelling
E Rubegni, M Landoni, A De Angeli… – Proceedings of the 18th …, 2019 – dl.acm.org
… The use of different techniques and tools (eg from thematic analysis to natural language processing) allowed us to acquire a specific understating from the perspective of each lens as well as contributed to improve the comprehension of the full picture. Flexibility of the lenses …

The State of Speech in HCI: Trends, Themes and Challenges
L Clark, P Doyle, D Garaialde, E Gilmartin… – Interacting with …, 2019 – academic.oup.com
AbstractSpeech interfaces are growing in popularity. Through a review of 99 research papers this work maps the trends, themes, findings and methods of empirical.

Automatic Transformation of a Video Using Multimodal Information for an Engaging Exploration Experience
FA Salim, F Haider, S Luz, O Conlan – Applied Sciences, 2020 – mdpi.com
… [31]. The idea of supplementary material is used by Hoffmann and Herczeg in their study, the authors use hypervideo principle to create a personalized and interactive storytelling system which consists of a customized video player [32]. Aubert et al …

Survey on the analysis of user interactions and visualization provenance
K Xu, A Ottley, C Walchshofer, M Streit… – …, 2020 – provenance-survey.caleydo.org
Page 1. EUROVIS 2020 S. Oeltze-Jafra, N. Smit, and B. Wang (Guest Editors) Volume 39 (2020), Number 3 STAR – State of The Art Report Survey on the Analysis of User Interactions and Visualization Provenance Kai Xu1, Alvitta …

Deep Reinforcement Learning for Interactive Narrative Planning.
P Wang – 2018 – repository.lib.ncsu.edu
… 2016; Sotelo et al., 2017), natural language processing and understanding (Kumar et al., 2016; Mikolov et al., 2013; Pennington et al., 2014; Hermann et al., 2015), machine translation … (2013) exploited graph-based searching technique in an automatic storytelling system, and …

Empowering cultural heritage professionals with tools for authoring and deploying personalised visitor experiences
E Not, D Petrelli – User Modeling and User-Adapted Interaction, 2019 – Springer
… This is why the idea of a completely automatic intelligent storytelling system was strongly opposed by the curators and communicators who want to … A paraphrase in natural language of this menu selection would allow the author to check the result is what intended: “Text one is …

A methodology to forecast some attributes of an automatic storyteller’s outputs
I Guerrero Román, R Pérez y Pérez – Connection Science, 2020 – Taylor & Francis
… The Previous Stories were defined by the user of the system; they were written in text files employing a rigid but simple format: Character-1 Story-action Character-2 (MEXICA did not work with natural language) … Google Scholar]) is an automatic storytelling system that generates …

Seagull: A bird’s-eye view of the evolution of technical games research
THD Nguyen, E Melcer, A Canossa, K Isbister… – Entertainment …, 2018 – Elsevier
JavaScript is disabled on your browser. Please enable JavaScript to use all the features on this page. Skip to main content Skip to article …

Procedural Storytelling in Game Design
TX Short, T Adams – 2019 – books.google.com
Page 1. / ºn \ Miliš Vellº) ºnºm illilº Bill Billbill imli) i? a ?imi?imº @ CRC Press Taylor & Francis Group Page 2. Procedural Storytelling in Game Design Page 3. This page intentionally left blank Page 4. Procedural Storytelling in Game Design Edited by Tanya X. Short Tarn Adams …

PRICAI 2018: Trends in Artificial Intelligence: 15th Pacific Rim International Conference on Artificial Intelligence, Nanjing, China, August 28–31, 2018 …
X Geng, BH Kang – 2018 – books.google.com
Page 1. Xin Geng Byeong-Ho Kang (Eds.) PRICAI 2018: Trends in Artificial Intelligence 15th Pacific Rim International Conference on Artificial Intelligence Nanjing, China, August 28–31, 2018 Proceedings, Part I 123 Page 2 …

Puppitor: Building an Acting Interface for Videogames
N Junius – 2019 – escholarship.org
… Additionally, while evaluating Façade’s user interface, Sali et al found that players en- joyed the realtime, natural language understanding version of the game, in spite of the difficulties and systemic breakdowns they encountered, when compared to the more …

Procedural narrative generation through emotionally interesting non-player characters
I Griffith – 2018 – diva-portal.org
… The system is described as being in part inspired by the inability of players to commu- nicate with game systems using natural language and is compared to being present on a stage with two live actors who try to create dramatic situations …

Interactive storybooks with a robot companion
H Lee – 2018 – dspace.mit.edu
… artistic freedom or even automate some part of the story generation process. Champagnat et al. created an interactive storytelling system in which the author creates content for differ- ent stages in the protagonist’s journey, and underlying system automatically constructs high …

The Narrative of Weather: Understanding the Impact of Photo-realistic Procedural Weather on Narrative in Virtual Reality
MSD Roberts – 2018 – research-repository.griffith.edu.au
Page 1. The Narrative of Weather: Understanding the Impact of Photo-realistic Procedural Weather on Narrative in Virtual Reality Mr Scott Daniel Roberts Queensland College of Art Griffith University Gold Coast, Australia Submitted …

DESIGNING THE VIRTUAL REALITY NARRATIVE
M Søndergaard, P Dahlstedt, S Palitov – 2018 – projekter.aau.dk
… Others senses, such as smell and heat, may also be included. Natural language processing and general artificial 17 Pimentel, Ken and Teixeira, Kevin. “Virtual Reality: Through the New Looking Glass” New York: Intel/Windcrest McGraw Hill, 1993. pg. 11 18 Laurel, Brenda …

Cathoristic logic
R Evans, M Berger – From Lambda Calculus to Cybersecurity Through …, 2020 – Springer
… 1 Introduction. Natural language is full of incompatible alternatives … The atomic sentences of a natural language can be characterised as the sentences which do not contain any other sentences as constituent parts 7 . According to this criterion, the following are atomic …

An Alternative Representation of Video via Feature Extraction (RAAVE)
FA Salim – 2019 – tara.tcd.ie
Page 1. An Alternative Representation of Video via Feature Extraction (RAAVE) A thesis submitted to the University of Dublin, Trinity College for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy ADAPT Centre and CNGL School of Computer Science and Statistics Trinity College Dublin …

Understanding and Generating Multi-Sentence Texts
RK Kedziorski – 2019 – digital.lib.washington.edu
… 2.1 Natural Language Understanding A great deal of work has been done in natural language understanding, but work that focuses on … Page 26. 2.2 Natural Language Generation The current work explores two tactics for generating longer natural language texts. On the one …

Evaluating and Enhancing Embodied, Avatar-Mediated Interaction
HJA Smith – 2019 – search.proquest.com
Page 1. Page 2. ProQuest Number: All rights reserved INFORMATION TO ALL USERS The quality of this reproduction is dependent on the quality of the copy submitted. In the unlikely event that the author did not send a complete …

5 Panel discussions 5.1 Panel Discussion: Concurrency vs. Parallelism
A Bieniusa, HJ Boehm, M Herlihy, E Petrank – … , Vol. 7, Issue 11 ISSN 2192 …, 2018 – d-nb.info
Page 27. Annette Bieniusa, Hans-J. Boehm, Maurice Herlihy, and Erez Petrank 25 5 Panel discussions 5.1 Panel Discussion: Concurrency vs. Parallelism Matthew Sinclair (AMD Research–Bellevue, US) License Creative Commons …

Approaching a Pedagogy of Game Writing
SA Hudson – 2018 – search.proquest.com
Page 1. APPROACHING A PEDAGOGY OF GAME WRITING by Seth Andrew Hudson A Dissertation Submitted to the Graduate Faculty of George Mason University in Partial Fulfillment of The Requirements for the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy Education Committee: Chair …

Curating Interest in Open Story Generation
M Behrooz – 2019 – escholarship.org
… Recurrent Neural Networks (RNNs) [113] or Language Models [138], have prompted the use of evaluation metrics borrowed from the related field of Natural Language Processing (NLP), such as BLEU [129] or PINC [41] scores …

Teaching and Learning to Risk: Design Pedagogy as a Catalyst for Innovation and Creative Risk-Taking in Secondary School Learning Environments.
PM Pease – 2018 – repository.lib.ncsu.edu
Page 1. ABSTRACT PEASE, PAMELA MARIE. Teaching and Learning to Risk: Design Pedagogy as a Catalyst for Innovation and Creative Risk-Taking in Secondary School Learning Environments (Under the direction of Professor Meredith J. Davis) …

Investigation into game-based crisis scenario modelling and simulation system
P Praiwattana – 2018 – researchonline.ljmu.ac.uk
Page 1. INVESTIGATION INTO GAME-BASED CRISIS SCENARIO MODELLING AND SIMULATION SYSTEM Pisit Praiwattana A thesis submitted in partial fulfilment of the requirements of Liverpool John Moores University for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy June 2018 …

Towards Data-Driven Cinematography and Video Retargeting using Gaze
KK Rachavarapu – 2019 – web2py.iiit.ac.in
Page 1. Towards Data-Driven Cinematography and Video Retargeting using Gaze Thesis submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Science in Electronics And Communication Engineering by Research by …

Data-driven Storytelling for Casual Users
Z Zhao – 2019 – search.proquest.com
Data-driven Storytelling for Casual Users. Abstract. Today’s overwhelming volume of data has made effective analysis virtually inaccessible for the general public. The emerging practice of data-driven storytelling is addressing …

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