Measures of linguistic complexity for literary stylometry in the KALLIMACHOS Centre for Digital Humanities

Third Party Funds Group - Sub project

Overall project details

Overall project: KALLIMACHOS – Centre for digital editions and quantitative analysis at the University of Würzburg


Project Details

Project leader:
Prof. Dr. Stefan Evert

Project members:
Thomas Proisl
Prof. Dr. Stefan Evert

Contributing FAU Organisations:
Lehrstuhl für Korpus- und Computerlinguistik

Funding source: BMBF / Verbundprojekt
Acronym: KALLIMACHOS II
Start date: 01/10/2017
End date: 30/09/2019


Research Fields

Methodological foundations of corpus research and digital humanities
Lehrstuhl für Korpus- und Computerlinguistik


Abstract (technical / expert description):

This part of the project aims to develop robust measure of lexical complexity, extend the notion of literary complexity beyond mere vocabulary richness, and implement the new methods in an open-source stylometric toolbox.


External Partners

Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg

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