LiLa: Linking Latin

Building a Knowledge Base of Linguistic Resources for Latin

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First LiLa Workshop, 3rd-4th June 2019, Milan

The first LiLa workshop, entitled Linguistic Resources and NLP Tools for Latin, will take place at the Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore in Milan on 3rd-4th June 2019. This workshop brings together over twenty scholars from around the world responsible for the creation of linguistic tools and resources for Latin with a view to understanding their present state of development and discussing their potential integration in the LiLa Knowledge Base.

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Summer School “Storia del pensiero linguistico e semiotico”

Summer School: Storia del pensiero linguistico e semiotico
Date: 15th-19th July 2019
Location: Stresa, Italy

  • Marco Passarotti. Da Lucien Tesnière alle Universal Dependencies. Aspetti teorici e pratici del Dependency Turn nella linguistica computazionale.
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LiLa prototype triplestore now available!

Our prototype RDF triplestore database is now available online for you to try! The purpose of the database is to allow you to perform queries across different linguistic resources for Latin. The resources currently connected within this LiLa triplestore are LEMLAT, Word Formation Latin and the PROIEL Latin Treebank (Universal Dependencies distribution).

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Invited talk at the “Computer-Assisted Text Analysis for Resource-Scarce Literatures” Symposium, Miami

Symposium: Computer-Assisted Text Analysis for Resource-Scarce Literatures
Date: 24th-25th April 2019
Location: Miami, Florida

  • Greta Franzini and Marco Passarotti. LiLa (Linking Latin): Piecing together a seemingly under-resourced language.
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DH 2019 submission accepted

Conference: Digital Humanities Conference (DH2019)
Dates: 9-12 July 2019
Location: Utrecht, Netherlands

  • Marco Passarotti, Flavio M. Cecchini, Greta Franzini, Eleonora Litta, Francesco Mambrini, Paolo Ruffolo. LiLa: Linking Latin – Building a Knowledge Base of Linguistic Resources for Latin.