Publications

2018

Rene Weber, Michael J. Mangus, Richard Huskey, Frederic R Hopp, Ori Amir, Reid Swanson, Andrew Gordon, Peter Khooshabeh, Lindsay Hahn, and Ron Tamborini. 2018. Extracting Latent Moral Information from Text Narratives: Relevance, Challenges, and Solutions. Communication Methods and Measures, 12(2-3):119-139, doi: 10.1080/19312458.2018.1447656. (best article of the year award)

2017

Reid Swanson, Andrew Gordon, Peter Khooshabeh, Kenji Sagae, Richard Huskey, Michael Mangus, Ori Amir, and Rene Weber. 2017. An Empirical Analysis of Subjectivity and Narrative Levels in Weblog Storytelling Across Cultures. Discourse & Dialogue Vol 8, No 2(2017):105-128
Frederic R. Hopp, Jacob T. Fisher, Michael J. Mangus, Richard Huskey, Reid Swanson, Andrew Gordon, Peter Khooshabeh, and Rene Weber. 2017. Examining Online News Reporting Using the Global Database of Events, Language, and Tone: Challenges, Opportunities, and Future Directions. In 103rd Annual Convention of the National Communication Association, Dallas TX, November.
Melissa Roemmele, Andrew Gordon, Reid Swanson. 2017. Evaluating Story Generation Systems Using Automated Linguistic Analyses. In SIGKDD-2017 Workshop on Machine Learning for Creativity, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, August.
Ori Amir, Richard Huskey, Michael J. Mangus, Reid Swanson, Andrew Gordon, Peter Khooshabeh, Rene Weber. 2017. Media and the moral mind: Binding and individualizing moral intuitions elicit distinct cortical activation. In 67th Annual meeting of the International Communications Association (ICA-2017), San Diego, CA, May.
Rene Weber, Michael J. Mangus, Richard Huskey, Ori Amir, Reid Swanson, Andrew Gordon, Peter Khooshabeh, Lindsay Hahn, Ron Tamborini. 2017. Extracting moral foundations from text narratives: Relevance, challenges, and solutions. In 67th Annual meeting of the International Communications Association (ICA-2017), San Diego, CA, May.
Ori Amir, Richard Huskey, Michael J. Mangus, Reid Swanson, Andrew Gordon, Peter Khooshabeh, Rene Weber. 2017. Trump versus Clinton: The Role of Moral Intuition Networks in Processing Political Attack Advertisements (Poster). In 10th Annual Meeting of the Social & Affective Neuroscience Society (SANS-2017), Los Angeles, CA, March.
Ori Amir, Richard Huskey, Michael J. Mangus, Reid Swanson, Andrew Gordon, Peter Khooshabeh, Rene Weber. 2017. Moral intuitions elicit dissociable cortical activation (Poster). In 10th Annual Meeting of the Social & Affective Neuroscience Society (SANS-2017), Los Angeles, CA, March.

2014

Reid Swanson, Stephanie Lukin, Luke Eisenberg, Thomas Corcoran, and Marilyn Walker. 2014a. Getting Reliable Annotations for Sarcasm in Online Dialogues. In the 9th Edition of the Language Resources and Evaluation Conference, Reykjavik, Iceland, May.
Elahe Rahimtoroghi, Thomas Corcoran, Reid Swanson, Marilyn A. Walker, Kenji Sagae, and Andrew S. Gordon. 2014. Minimal Narrative Annotation Schemes and Their Applications. In 7th Workshop on Intelligent Narrative Technologies, Milwaukee, WI, June.
Reid Swanson, Elahe Rahimtoroghi,, Thomas Corcoran, and Marilyn Walker. 2014b. Identifying Narrative Clause Types in Personal Narratives. In the Northwest NLP Workshop, Redmond, WA, 2014, June.
Reid Swanson, Elahe Rahimtoroghi,, Thomas Corcoran, and Marilyn Walker. 2014c. Identifying Narrative Clause Types in Personal Narratives. In the 15th Annual SIGdial Meeting on Discourse and Dialogue, Philadelphia, PA, USA, June. (best paper award)

2013

Zhichao Hu, Elahe Rahimtoroghi, Larissa Munishkina, Reid Swanson, and Marilyn Walker. 2013. Unsupervised Induction of Contingent Event Pairs from Film Scenes. In Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing, Seattle, WA, October.
Elahe Rahimtoroghi, Reid Swanson, and Marilyn Walker. 2013. Evaluation, Orientation, and Action in Interactive StoryTelling. In Workshop on Intelligent Narrative Technologies 6, Boston, MA, October.
Daniel Shapiro, Michael Mateas, Andrew Stern, Josh McCoy, Reid Swanson, Ben Samuel, and Mike Treanor. 2013. Creating Playable Social Experiences through Whole-body Interaction with Virtual Characters. In Ninth Annual AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Interactive Digital Entertainment, Boston, MA, October.

2012

Reid Swanson and Andrew S. Gordon. 2012. Say Anything: Using Textual Case-Based Reasoning to Enable Open-Domain Interactive Storytelling. ACM Transactions on Intelligent Interactive Systems, 2(3).
Reid Swanson, Dustin Escoffery, and Arnav Jhala. 2012. Panorama: Generating an Image Corpus through Gameplay for Learning Visual Composition Preferences. In IEEE Conference on Computational Intelligence and Games, Granada, Spain, September.
Reid Swanson and Arnav Jhala. 2012a. A Crowd-Sourced Collection of Narratives for Studying Conflict. In Language Resources and Evaluation Conference Workshop on Computational Models of Narrative, Istanbul, Turkey.
Reid Swanson and Arnav Jhala. 2012b. Rich Computational Models of Conflict for Virtual Characters. In 12th International Conference on Intelligent Virtual Agents (Poster), Santa Cruz, CA, September.

2010

Reid Swanson. 2010. Enabling open domain interactive storytelling using a data-driven case-based approach. Ph.D. thesis, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, August.

2009

Andrew S. Gordon and Reid Swanson. 2009. Identifying Personal Stories in Millions of Weblog Entries. In Third International Conference on Weblogs and Social Media, Data Challenge Workshop, San Jose, CA, May.
Reid Swanson and Andrew S. Gordon. 2009. A Comparison of Retrieval Models for Open Domain Story Generation. In AAAI 2009 Spring Symposium on Intelligent Narrative Technologies II, Stanford, CA, March.

2008

Andrew S. Gordon and Reid Swanson. 2008b. StoryUpgrade: Finding Stories in Internet Weblogs. In International Conference on Weblogs and Social Media, Seattle, Seattle, Washington, March.
Reid Swanson, Elaine Chew, and Andrew S. Gordon. 2008. Supporting musical creativity with unsupervised syntactic parsing. In Creative Intelligent Systems, AAAI Spring Symposium Series, Palo Alto, California, March.
Andrew S. Gordon and Reid Swanson. 2008a. Envisioning with weblogs. In International Conference on New Media Technology, Special Track on Knowledge Acquisition From the Social Web, Graz, Austria, September.
Reid Swanson and Andrew S. Gordon. 2008. Say Anything: A Massively Collaborative Open Domain Story Writing Companion. In International Conference on Interactive Digital Storytelling, pages 32–40, Erfurt, Germany, November.
Mehdi Manshadi, Reid Swanson, and Andrew S. Gordon. 2008. Learning a probabilistic model of event sequences from internet weblog stories. In Twenty-first International Conference of the Florida AI Society, Applied Natural Language Processing track, Florida.

2007

Andrew S. Gordon, Qun Cao, and Reid Swanson. 2007. Automated story capture from internet weblogs. In Proceedings of the 4th international conference on Knowledge capture, pages 167–168, Whistler, BC, Canada. ACM.
Andrew Gordon and Reid Swanson. 2007. Generalizing semantic role annotations across syntactically similar verbs. In Proceedings of the 45th Annual Meeting of the Association of Computational Linguistics, pages 192–199, Prague, Czech Republic, June. Association for Computational Linguistics.
Reid Swanson. 2007. First Person Narrative Story Extraction and Retrieval. Masters, University of Southern California.

2006

Reid Swanson and Andrew S. Gordon. 2006. A comparison of alternative parse tree paths for labeling semantic roles. In Proceedings of the COLING/ACL on Main conference poster sessions, pages 811–818, Sydney, Australia. Association for Computational Linguistics.
Andrew S. Gordon and Reid Swanson. 2006. Integrating logical inference into statistical text classification applications. In AAAI Fall Symposium on Integrating Logical Reasoning into Everyday Applications, Washington, DC, October.

2005

Reid Swanson and Andrew S. Gordon. 2005. Automated Commonsense Reasoning about Human Memory. In AAAI Spring Symposium on Metacognition in Computation, Palo Alto, CA.