Humor Facilitation of Polarized Events

  • Alessandro ValituttiEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 10922)


We propose an approach for designing humor facilitation, a specific type of reactive humor consisting in the detection of events and generation of witticisms about them. More specifically, we emphasize the advantage to focus on the negative polarity of events, since this property can be detected with state-of-the-art sentiment analysis and, thus, employed to generate playfully sarcastic comments automatically.


Computational humor Interactive humor Humor facilitation Humorous agents 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Phedes LabMilanItaly

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