Recent Publications

Open Sesame: Getting Inside BERT's Linguistic Knowledge
Yongjie Lin, Yi Chern Tan and Robert Frank
2nd Workshop on Blackbox NLP: Analyzing and Interpreting Neural Networks for NLP (ACL), 2019.
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Finding Syntactic Representations in Neural Stacks
William Merrill, Lenny Khazan, Noah Amsel, Yiding Hao, Simon Mendelsohn and Robert Frank
2nd Workshop on Blackbox NLP: Analyzing and Interpreting Neural Networks for NLP (ACL), 2019.
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Sequential Neural Networks as Automata
William Merrill
Workshop on Deep Learning and Formal Languages: Building Bridges (ACL), 2019.
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Unbounded Stress in Subregular Phonology
Yiding Hao and Samuel Andersson
16th SIGMORPHON Workshop on Computational Research in Phonetics, Phonology, and Morphology (ACL), 2019.
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Action-Sensitive Phonological Dependencies
Yiding Hao and Justin Bowers
16th SIGMORPHON Workshop on Computational Research in Phonetics, Phonology, and Morphology (ACL), 2019.
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Detecting Syntactic Change Using a Neural Part-of-Speech Tagger
William Merrill, Gigi Felice Stark and Robert Frank
1st International Workshop on Computational Approaches to Historical Language Change (ACL), 2019.
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Syntax-aware Neural Semantic Role Labeling with Supertags
Jungo Kasai, Dan Friedman, Robert Frank, Dragomir Radev and Owen Rambow
Conference of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics: Human Language Technologies (NAACL-HLT), 2019.
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Jabberwocky Parsing: Dependency Parsing with Lexical Noise
Jungo Kasai and Robert Frank
Proceedings of the Society for Computation in Linguistics, 2019.
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Learnability and Overgeneration in Computational Syntax
Yiding Hao
Proceedings of the Society for Computation in Linguistics, 2019.
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Context-Free Transductions with Neural Stacks
Yiding Hao, William Merrill, Dana Angluin, Robert Frank, Noah Amsel, Andrew Benz and Simon Mendelsohn
1st Workshop on Blackbox NLP: Analyzing and Interpreting Neural Networks for NLP (EMNLP), 2018.
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Revisiting the Poverty of the Stimulus: Hierarchical Generalization without a Hierarchical Bias in Recurrent Neural Networks
R. Thomas McCoy, Robert Frank, and Tal Linzen
Proceedings of the 40th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society, 2018.
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End-to-End Graph-Based TAG Parsing with Neural Networks
Jungo Kasai, Robert Frank, Pauli Xu, William Merrill and Owen Rambow
Conference of the North American Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics: Human Language Technologies (NAACL-HLT), 2018.
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Phonologically Informed Edit Distance Algorithms for Word Alignment with Low-Resource Languages
R. Thomas McCoy and Robert Frank
Proceedings of the Society for Computation in Linguistics, 2018.
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Using Rhetorical Topics for Automatic Summarization
Natalie Schrimpf
Proceedings of the Society for Computation in Linguistics, 2018.
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TAG Parsing with Neural Networks and Vector Representations of Supertags
Jungo Kasai, Robert Frank, R. Thomas McCoy, Owen Rambow, and Alexis Nasr
Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing (EMNLP), 2017.
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Linguistically Rich Vector Representations of Supertags for TAG Parsing
Dan Friedman, Jungo Kasai, R. Thomas McCoy, Robert Frank, Owen Rambow and Forrest Davis
Proceedings of the 13th International Workshop on Tree Adjoining Grammars and Related Formalisms (TAG+13), 2017.
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TAG Parsing Evaluation using Textual Entailments
Pauli Xu, Robert Frank, Jungo Kasai and Owen Rambow
Proceedings of the 13th International Workshop on Tree Adjoining Grammars and Related Formalisms (TAG+13), 2017.
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Harmonic Serialism and Finite-State Optimality Theory
Yiding Hao
Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Finite State Methods and Natural Language Processing, 2017.
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Node-based Induction of Tree-Substitution Grammars
Rose Sloan
Proceedings of the 12th International Workshop on Tree Adjoining Grammars and Related Formalisms (TAG+12), 2016.
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Parasitic Gaps and the Heterogeneity of Dependency Formation in STAG
Robert Frank and Dennis Ryan Storoshenko
Proceedings of the 12th International Workshop on Tree Adjoining Grammars and Related Formalisms (TAG+12), 2016.
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