The Imagined Moment: Time, Narrative, and Computation

The Imagined Moment: Time, Narrative, and Computation

by Inderjeet Mani

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780803229778
Publisher: UNP - Nebraska
Publication date: 06/01/2010
Series: Frontiers of Narrative Series
Pages: 264
Product dimensions: 5.60(w) x 8.60(h) x 1.10(d)

About the Author


Inderjeet Mani is a visiting scholar in the Department of Computer Science at Brandeis University, and senior principal scientist at the MITRE Corporation in Bedford, Massachusetts. He has also been a visiting fellow of the Computer Laboratory at the University of Cambridge, and an associate professor of linguistics at Georgetown University. He is the author or coeditor of several books, including The Language of Time and Automatic Summarization.

Table of Contents

List of Illustrations

List of Tables

Acknowledgments

Introduction

1. Timelines

2. Stories within Stories

3. Computing Timelines

4. Calendar Times

5. Time in Mind

6. Characters in Time

7. Tracking Narrative Progression

8. Time Management

9. Digital Storytelling

Conclusion

Notes

Glossary

Tool and Resource Links

References

Index

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