Research

Publications

2018

I. Stewart, J. Eisenstein. Making “fetch” happen: the influence of social and linguistic context on the success of lexical innovations. In preparation. [arXiv]

Presentations

2017

I. Stewart, S. Chancellor, M. De Choudhury, J. Eisenstein. #anorexia, #anarexia, #anarexyia: Characterizing Online Community Practices with Orthographic Variation. 5th International Workshop on Natural Language Processing for Social Media. Boston, MA. [paper] [slides]

F. Hohman, S. Soni, I. Stewart, J. Stasko. A Viz of Ice and Fire: Exploring Entertainment Video Using Color and Dialogue. 2nd Workshop on Visualization for the Digital Humanities at IEEE VIS. Phoenix, AZ. [paper]

I. Stewart, J. Eisenstein. Social and distributional predictors of the success of lexical innovations in online writing. New Ways of Analyzing Variation 46 (NWAV 46). Madison, WI. [abstract] [poster]

I. Stewart, D. Arendt, E. Bell, S. Volkova. Measuring, Predicting and Visualizing Short-Term Change in Word Representation and Usage in VKontakte Social Network. The 11th International Conference on Web and Social Media (ICWSM). Montreal, CA. [poster] [short] [full]

I. Stewart, J. Eisenstein. #thighgap to #thyghgapp: Incrementation of orthographic variation on Instagram. Diversity and Variation in Language 1 (DiVar 1). Atlanta, GA. [slides]

2015

E. Stickgold, B. Skarin, I. Stewart, C. Lofdahl. Extending generative models of large scale networks. 24th Conference on Behavior Representation in Modeling and Simulation (BRiMS). [paper]

I. Stewart. We some young kings: Communities, age, and African American English online. 2015 Annual Meeting of the American Dialect Society (ADS). Portland, Oregon. [poster]

2014

I. Stewart. Now we stronger than ever: African American syntax on Twitter. 14th Conference of the European Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics (EACL). [paper]