3rd Annual Conference of Computational Literary Studies

CCLS 2024 Vienna

Note that all times are CEST (UTC+2).

Venue: Haus der Musik | Seilerstätte 30 | 1010 Vienna

Local Organizer: Austrian Centre for Digital Humanities and Cultural Heritage at OeAW

Registration: Registration is closed open until May 20. Please register here: https://pretix.eu/ccls2024/registration/
After successful registration you will receive an email with a request for payment. Please note that the conference fee has to be paid by wire transfer by May 27 at the latest.

Conference Fee:

  • 0 € (virtual attendance)
  • 50 € (on-site attendance)
  • 107 € (on-site attendance, incl. conference dinner at Silberwirt)

Contact: acdh-ch-events@oeaw.ac.at

Hashtag: #CCLS2024

Conference reader: All accepted submissions are available as preprints (last updated: June, 18).


Conference Programme

Thursday | June 13, 2024

12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. | Arrival, Registration & Coffee

1:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. | Opening

1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. | Session 1 (Chair: Svenja Guhr)

  • Daniel Brodén, Jonas Ingvarsson, Lina Samuelsson, Victor Wåhlstrand Skärström: Visualization as Defamiliarization: Mixed-Methods Approaches to Historical Book Reviews [Preprint: https://doi.org/10.26083/tuprints-00027397]
  • Pascale Feldkamp, Yuri Bizzoni, Ida Marie S. Lassen, Mads Rosendahl Thomsen, Kristoffer L. Nielbo: Measuring Literary Quality. Proxies and Perspectives [Preprint: https://doi.org/10.26083/tuprints-00027391]
  • Marijn Koolen, Joris van Zundert, Eva Viviani, Carsten Schnober, Willem van Hage, Katja Tereshko: From Review to Genre to Novel and Back. An Attempt To Relate Reader Impact to Phenomena of Novel Text [Preprint: https://doi.org/10.26083/tuprints-00027398]

3:00 p.m to 3:30 p.m. | Time for Talks & Coffee

3:30 p.m to 4:30 p.m. | Session 2 (Chair: Élodie Ripoll)

  • Frédérique Mélanie-Becquet, Jean Barré, Olga Seminck, Clément Plancq, Marco Naguib, Martial Pastor, Thierry Poibeau: BookNLP-fr, the French Versant of BookNLP. A Tailored Pipeline for 19th and 20th Century French Literature [Preprint: https://doi.org/10.26083/tuprints-00027396]
  • Matthew Wilkens, Elizabeth F. Evans, Sandeep Soni, David Bamman, Andrew Piper: Small Worlds. Measuring the Mobility of Characters in English-Language Fiction [Preprint: https://doi.org/10.26083/tuprints-00027523]

4:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. | Time for Talks & Coffee

5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. | Keynote

  • [canceled] Maciej Eder: Text Analysis Made Simple (Kind of), or Ten Years of Stylo [Abstract]

7:00 p.m. | Conference Dinner at Silberwirt

Friday | June 14, 2022

9:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. | Good Morning Coffee

9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. | Session 3 (Chair: Daniil Skorinkin)

10:30 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. | Time for Talks & Coffee

11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. | Session 4 (Chair: Henny Sluyter-Gäthje)

  • Erik Ketzan, Martin Eve: The Anxiety of Prestige in Stephen King’s Stylistics [Preprint: https://doi.org/10.26083/tuprints-00027392]
  • Benjamin Gittel, Florian Barth, Tillmann Dönicke, Luisa Gödeke, Thorben Schomacker, Hanna Varachkina, Anna Mareike Weimer, Anke Holler, Caroline Sporleder: Neither Telling nor Describing. Reflective Passages and Perceived Reflectiveness 1700-1945 [Preprint: https://doi.org/10.26083/tuprints-00027390]

12:00 p.m. to 12:30 p.m. | Closing

The conference is organised in cooperation with the CLS INFRA project