NovelPersepctive: a machine learning reading tool

Creative ArtsTechnology
10:00 AM, Saturday 31 Mar 2018 (30 minutes)
West Grand River
Presenting NovelPerspective, a tool for transforming (modifying) e-books, based on the point of view character. Epic fantasy novels are notable for their large cast of point of view characters. Sometimes a reader doesn't care for some of the characters, or just wants to read a single character's story line (on a repeat reading, for instance). NovelPerspective uses machine learning to discover the main character of a chapter, and transforms the book to include or exclude characters.

This talk will demo the tool and explain how it works. Use it online at:
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