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Marilyn A. Walker

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A Deep Ensemble Model with Slot Alignment for Sequence-to-Sequence Natural Language Generation


May 16, 2018
Juraj Juraska, Panagiotis Karagiannis, Kevin K. Bowden, Marilyn A. Walker

* Accepted to NAACL 2018 

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Exploring Conversational Language Generation for Rich Content about Hotels


May 01, 2018
Marilyn A. Walker, Albry Smither, Shereen Oraby, Vrindavan Harrison, Hadar Shemtov

* This version contains updates to the version published at LREC '18 

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Measuring the Similarity of Sentential Arguments in Dialog


Sep 06, 2017
Amita Misra, Brian Ecker, Marilyn A. Walker

* Measuring the Similarity of Sentential Arguments in Dialog, by Misra, Amita and Ecker, Brian and Walker, Marilyn A, 17th Annual Meeting of the Special Interest Group on Discourse and Dialogue, pages={276}, year={2016} The dataset is available at https://nlds.soe.ucsc.edu/node/44 

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Storytelling Agents with Personality and Adaptivity


Sep 04, 2017
Zhichao Hu, Marilyn A. Walker, Michael Neff, Jean E. Fox Tree

* In International Conference on Intelligent Virtual Agents, pp. 181-193. Springer, Cham, 2015 
* Related dataset: https://nlds.soe.ucsc.edu/sdg 

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Getting Reliable Annotations for Sarcasm in Online Dialogues


Sep 04, 2017
Reid Swanson, Stephanie Lukin, Luke Eisenberg, Thomas Chase Corcoran, Marilyn A. Walker

* International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC 2014) 

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Unsupervised Induction of Contingent Event Pairs from Film Scenes


Aug 30, 2017
Zhichao Hu, Elahe Rahimtoroghi, Larissa Munishkina, Reid Swanson, Marilyn A. Walker

* In Proceedings of Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing (EMNLP 2013) 

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Inferring Narrative Causality between Event Pairs in Films


Aug 30, 2017
Zhichao Hu, Marilyn A. Walker

* Proceedings of the SIGDIAL 2017 Conference pages 342-351 

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Automating Direct Speech Variations in Stories and Games


Aug 30, 2017
Stephanie M. Lukin, James O. Ryan, Marilyn A. Walker

* 3rd Workshop on Games and NLP (GAMNLP 2014) 

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PersonaBank: A Corpus of Personal Narratives and Their Story Intention Graphs


Aug 30, 2017
Stephanie M. Lukin, Kevin Bowden, Casey Barackman, Marilyn A. Walker

* International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC 2016) 

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Narrative Variations in a Virtual Storyteller


Aug 29, 2017
Stephanie M. Lukin, Marilyn A. Walker

* Intelligent Virtual Agents (IVA 2015) 

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Generating Sentence Planning Variations for Story Telling


Aug 29, 2017
Stephanie M. Lukin, Lena I. Reed, Marilyn A. Walker

* SIGdial Meeting on Discourse and Dialogue (SIGDIAL 2015) 

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Identifying Subjective and Figurative Language in Online Dialogue


Aug 29, 2017
Stephanie M. Lukin, Luke Eisenberg, Thomas Corcoran, Marilyn A. Walker

* Pacific Northwest Natural Language Processing Workshop (NWNLP 2014) 

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Generating Different Story Tellings from Semantic Representations of Narrative


Aug 29, 2017
Elena Rishes, Stephanie M. Lukin, David K. Elson, Marilyn A. Walker

* International Conference on Interactive Digital Storytelling (ICIDS 2013) 

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M2D: Monolog to Dialog Generation for Conversational Story Telling


Aug 24, 2017
Kevin K. Bowden, Grace I. Lin, Lena I. Reed, Marilyn A. Walker

* ICIDS 2016 

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Centering, Anaphora Resolution, and Discourse Structure


Aug 11, 1997
Marilyn A. Walker

* Centering In Discourse, eds. Marilyn A. Walker, Aravind K. Joshi and Ellen F. Prince, Oxford University Press, 1997 
* 35 pages, uses elsart12, lingmacros, named, psfig 

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PARADISE: A Framework for Evaluating Spoken Dialogue Agents


Apr 15, 1997
Marilyn A. Walker, Diane J. Litman, Candace A. Kamm, Alicia Abella

* Proceedings of the 35th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics 
* 10 pages, uses aclap, psfig, lingmacros, times 

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Improvising Linguistic Style: Social and Affective Bases for Agent Personality


Feb 26, 1997
Marilyn A. Walker, Janet E. Cahn, Stephen J. Whittaker

* Proceedings of the First International Conference on Autonomous Agents, Marina del Rey, California, USA. 1997. pp 96-105 
* 10 pages, uses aaai.sty, lingmacros.sty, psfig.sty 

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Inferring Acceptance and Rejection in Dialogue by Default Rules of Inference


Sep 07, 1996
Marilyn A. Walker

* Language and Speech, 39-2, 1996 
* 37 pages, uses fullpage, lingmacros, named 

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Limited Attention and Discourse Structure


Aug 14, 1996
Marilyn A. Walker

* 9 pages, uses twoside,cl,lingmacros 

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The Effect of Resource Limits and Task Complexity on Collaborative Planning in Dialogue


Nov 15, 1995
Marilyn A. Walker

* Artificial Intelligence Journal 85(1-2), pp. 181-243, 1996 
* 64 pages, uses psfig, lingmacros, named 

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Discourse and Deliberation: Testing a Collaborative Strategy


Mar 16, 1995
Marilyn A. Walker

* Fifteenth International Conference on Computational Linguistics, Kyoto 
* 8 pages, psfig.sty, lingmacros.sty, reformatted version of Coling94 paper 

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Redundancy in Collaborative Dialogue


Mar 16, 1995
Marilyn A. Walker

* Fourteenth International Conference on Computational Linguistics, Nantes, 1992 
* 8 pages, lingmacros, reformatted version of Coling92 paper 

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Evaluating Discourse Processing Algorithms


Oct 11, 1994
Marilyn A. Walker

* Association of Computational Linguistics, 1989, p. 251-262 
* plain latex but includes psfig.tex, 11 pages with one psfig, published in 27th Annual Meeting of the ACL, 1989 

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Experimentally Evaluating Communicative Strategies: The Effect of the Task


Aug 24, 1994
Marilyn A. Walker

* Proceedings of AAAI 94, Seattle 
* 8 pages, latex with psfig, lingmacros.sty, available at ftp://atlantic.merl.com/pub/walker/aaai94.ps.Z 

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