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A semiotic approach to narrative manipulation Maria A. Alberti
 

Summary: A semiotic approach to narrative manipulation
Maria A. Alberti
UniversitÓ degli Studi di Milano
maria.alberti@unimi.it
Dario Maggiorini
UniversitÓ degli Studi di Milano
dario@dsi.unimi.it
Paola Trapani
Politecnico di Milano
paola.trapani@polimi.it
Abstract
In the design of multimedia communication artifacts few, if any,
tools support the early stage of a creative process: the heuristic
project. In this work we give a proof of concept of an application
addressed to a specific kind of heuristic project: given the logical
sequence of episodes of a narrative, the fabula, the goal is to
obtain different plots expressed in multi-modal language. The case
study is provided by the task of transposing a written synopsis to
the multi-modal language of a movie. We adopted the semiotic
theory of Greimas to analyze the narrative and reveal its deep

  

Source: Alberti, Maria Alberta - Dipartimento di Informatica Sistemistica e Comunicazione, UniversitÓ degli studi di Milano

 

Collections: Computer Technologies and Information Sciences