Sabrina J. Mielke

Sabrina J. Mielke

My name is Sabrina – I'm trans


How did we get here? What does that mean? And what about “The Surgery”? Read on...

Can you compare perplexity across different segmentations?


“Can you compare perplexity across different segmentations?” Short answer: Not immediately. Long answer: Yes, as long as you have equal denominators and the same support!

NLP/CL Twitter Megathread


Consolidated version of a huge (573 tweets, edit on 2017-04-09: 588) thread on Twitter about the relation between Natural Language Processing and (Computational) Linguistics.

Featuring @yoavgo, @emilymbender, @haldaume3, @gchrupala, @zehavoc, @earnmyturns, @kchonyc, @wellformedness, @_shrdlu_, @AlxCoventry, @StefanMuelller, @yuvalpi, @thedansimonson, @brendan642, @soegaarducph, @jacobandreas, @alvations, @trochee, @azpoliak...

Language diversity in ACL 2004 - 2016


Natural Language Processing == English Language Processing?

Let's look at the languages that ACL long papers evaluated on in the last few years.

Is is getting better or worse? Or maybe just a little bit of both?

Describing discontinuous constituents with LCFRS


About finding structure in language.
Even weird things.
Especially weird things.

No previous knowledge should be required, let me know if I'm wrong.