Abstract

In this paper we present our continuing efforts to generate narrative using a character-centric approach. In particular we discuss the advantages of explicitly representing the emergent event sequence in order to be able to exert influence on it and generate stories that ‘retell’ the emergent narrative. Based on a narrative distinction between fabula, plot and presentation, we make a first step by presenting a model based on story comprehension that can capture the fabula, and show how it can be used for the automatic creation of stories.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ivo Swartjes
    • 1
  • Mariët Theune
    • 1
  1. 1.Human Media Interaction groupUniversity of TwenteEnschedeThe Netherlands

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