Drammar: A Comprehensive Ontological Resource on Drama

  • Vincenzo Lombardo
  • Rossana DamianoEmail author
  • Antonio Pizzo
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 11137)


This paper reports about the release of a comprehensive ontological resource on drama, called Drammar. Drama is pervasive across cultures and is realized through disparate media items. Drammar has been designed with the goals to describe and encode the core dramatic qualities and to serve as a knowledge base underlying a number of applications. The impact of the resource is displayed through its direct application in a few tasks and its extension to serve in novel projects in the digital humanities.


Drama Wiki Digital humanities 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Vincenzo Lombardo
    • 1
  • Rossana Damiano
    • 1
    Email author
  • Antonio Pizzo
    • 2
  1. 1.CIRMA and Dipartimento di InformaticaUniversità di TorinoTorinoItaly
  2. 2.CIRMA and Dipartimento di Studi UmanisticiUniversità di TorinoTorinoItaly

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