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contribution to current debates and developments

Herrmann, J. B., Bories, A.-S., Frontini, F., Rebora, S., & Rybicki, J. (2019). Response by the Special Interest Group on Digital Literary Stylistics to Nan Z. Da’s Study. In Journal of Cultural Analytics.

Herrman, J. B. (2019). Annotating Narrative Levels: Review of Guideline No. 4 Journal of Cultural Analytics. December 3, 2019. doi: 10.22148/16.057

refereed publications in international journals & edited volumes

Herrmann, J.B. (in prep.). Kafka’s Worlds as Data: Rediscovering the Skillful Un/Making of Certainty through Computational Analysis. Special Issue of Journal of Cultural Analytics.

Jacobs, A. M., Herrmann, J. B., Lauer, G., Lüdtke, J., & Schroeder, S. (accepted). Sentiment Analysis of Children and Youth Literature: Is there a Pollyanna effect? Frontiers in Psychology (Language Sciences).

Herrmann, J.B., Piper, A. & Jacobs, A.M. (accepted). Computational Stylistics, in: D. Kuiken, & A. Jacobs (Eds.). Handbook of Empirical Literary Studies. Berlin: De Gruyter.

Rebora, S., Boot, P., Pianzola, F., Gasser., B., Herrmann, J. B., Kraxenberger, M., Kuijpers, M., Lauer, G. Lendvai, P., Messerli, Th. C., & Sorrentino, P. (submitted). Digital Humanities and Digital Social Reading. Submitted to Digital Scholarship in the Humanities. Preprint.

Herrmann, J.B., Woll, K., & A.G. Dorst (2019). Linguistic Metaphor Identification in German, in: Nacey, S., Dorst, A.G., Krennmayr, T., & W.G. Reijnierse (Hg.). MIPVU in Multiple Languages. Amsterdam: John Benjamins.

Rebora, S., Herrmann, J.B., Lauer, G., & M. Salgaro (2019). Robert Musil, a War Journal, and Stylometry: Tackling the Issue of Short Texts in Authorship Attribution. Digital Scholarship in the Humanities.

Herrmann, J.B. & Lauer, G. (2018). Korpusliteraturwissenschaft. Zur Konzeption und Praxis am Beispiel eines Korpus zur literarischen Moderne, in: Osnabrücker Beiträge zur Sprachtheorie (OBST), 92.

Herrmann, J.B. (2017). In a test bed with Kafka. Introducing a Mixed-method Approach to Digital Stylistics, in: Chambers, S., Jones, C., Kestemont, M., Koolen, M., & J. van Zundert (Eds.) Special Issue DHBenelux 2015, Digital Humanities Quarterly, 11, 4.

Herrmann, J.B., van Dalen-Oskam, K. & C. Schöch (2015). Revisiting Style, a Key Concept in Literary Studies, in: Journal of Literary Theory 9(1), pp. 52-52.

Steen, G.J., Dorst, A.G., Herrmann, J.B., Kaal, A.A., & T. Krennmayr (2010). Metaphor in Usage, in: Cognitive Linguistics 21 (4): pp. 765-796.

books

Herrmann, J.B. (in prep.). Digital Literary Stylistics. Enhanced Humanities. (Manuscript submitted as habilitation at University of Basel).

Herrmann, J. B. (2013). Metaphor in Academic Discourse. Linguistic forms, Conceptual Structures, communicative Functions and Cognitive Representations. Utrecht: LOT Publications, 333.

refereed books & special issues

Sopcak, P., Salgaro, M. & J.B. Herrmann (Eds.) (2016). Transdisciplinary Approaches to Literature and Empathy. Special Issue of Scientific Study of Literature 6:1.

Herrmann, J.B. & T. Berber Sardinha (Eds.) (2015). Metaphor in Specialist Discourse. Amsterdam: John Benjamins.

Steen, G.J., Dorst, A.G., Herrmann, J.B., Kaal, A.A., Krennmayr, T., & T. Pasma (2010). A Method for Linguistic Metaphor Identification: From MIP to MIPVU. Amsterdam: John Benjamins.

refereed written conference publications

Herrmann, J.B. & Messerli, Th. (2019). Where’s your attention? An empirical assessment of Web 2.0 users’ literary values. In Book of Abstracts International Conference DH 2019, July Utrecht, NL.

Herrmann, J.B. (2018). Praktische Tagger-Kritik. Zur Evaluation des PoS-Tagging des Deutschen Textarchivs. In Tagungsband 5. Internationale Tagung Dhd “Digital Humanities im deutschsprachigen Raum”, 26 February - 2 March 2018, Cologne, D., pp. 287-290.

Herrmann, J.B. & Lauer, G. (2017). Das „Was-bisher-geschah“ von KOLIMO. Ein Update zum Korpus der literarischen Moderne. In Tagungsband 4. Internationale Tagung Dhd “Digital Humanities im deutschsprachigen Raum”, Berne, CH, pp. 107-111.

Herrmann, J.B., Lauer, G, Rebora, S,. & Salgaro, M. (2017). Short Texts in Authorship Attribution. The Case of Robert Musil’s War Articles. In Conference Abstracts 6th AIUCD Conference “Il telescopio inverso: big data e distant reading nelle discipline umanistiche”, Rome, Italy.

Herrmann, J.B. & Lauer, G. (2016). KAREK: Building and Annotating a Kafka/Reference Corpus. In Conference Abstracts DH2016 International Conference Digital Humanities 2016, Krakow, PL.

Herrmann, J.B. & Lauer, G. (2016). Aufbau und Annotation des Kafka/Referenzkorpus. In Tagungsband 3. Internationale Dhd Tagung “Digital Humanities im deutschsprachigen Raum”, Leipzig, D, pp. 188-189.

Mattner, C., Herrmann, J.B. & Lauer, G. (2016). Kafkas Stil. Zur Psychostilistik der Tagebücher Kafkas. In Tagungsband 3. Internationale Dhd Tagung “Digital Humanities im deutschsprachigen Raum”, Leipzig, D, pp. 158-160.

book chapters

Herrmann, J. B. (in print). Operationalisierung der Metapher zur quantifizierenden Untersuchung deutschsprachiger literarischer Texte im Übergang von Realismus zur Moderne. In Jannidis, Fotis (Ed.), Tagungsband des DFG-Symposiums „Digitale Literaturwissenschaft”, Villa Vigoni, Berlin: De Gruyter.

Massimo Salgaro, Simone Rebora, Gerhard Lauer, J. Berenike Herrmann (2019). Die Tiroler Soldatenzeitung und ihre Autoren. Eine computergestützte Suche nach Robert Musil. In M. Dimino, E. Locher, & Salgaro M. (Eds.) “Oberleutnant Robert Musil als Redakteur der Tiroler Soldaten-Zeitung”, Paderborn: Fink.

Herrmann, J. B. (2018). Anschaulichkeit messen. Eine quantitative Metaphernanalyse an deutschsprachigen Erzählanfängen zwischen 1880 und 1926. In T. Köppe & R. Singer (Eds.), Show, don’t tell: Konzepte und Strategien anschaulichen Erzählens. Bielefeld: Aisthesis, pp. 167-212.

Herrmann, J.B. (2016). “Läuse im Pelz der Sprache?“ Zu Funktionen von Modalpartikeln in narrativen (De-)Motivierungsstrategien bei Franz Kafka, in: Horváth, M. & Mellmann, K. (Eds.), Die biologisch-kognitiven Grundlagen narrativer Motivierung. Poetogenesis - Studien zur empirischen Anthropologie der Literatur, 10. Münster: Mentis.

Herrmann, J.B. (2015). High on metaphor, low on simile: A cross-register examination of metaphor type in academic prose, in: Herrmann, J.B. & T. Berber Sardinha (Eds.). Metaphor in Specialist Discourse: Investigating Metaphor Use in Technical, Scientific and Popularized Discourse Contexts. Metaphor in Language, Cognition and Communication, 4. Amsterdam: John Benjamins.

Herrmann, J.B. & T. Berber Sardinha (2015). Metaphor in specialist discourse: Investigating metaphor use specific and popularized discourse contexts, in: Herrmann, J.B. & T. Berber Sardinha (Eds.), Metaphor in Specialist Discourse (pp. 3-14). Metaphor in Language, Cognition, and Communication, 4. Amsterdam: John Benjamins.

Herrmann, J.B. (2015). Metaphern im akademischen Englisch: Eine kognitiv-korpuslinguistische Studie, in: Jahrbuch der Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Göttingen 2014. Berlin: De Gruyter.

outreach activities

Herrmann, J. B., Bories, A.-S., Frontini, F., Rebora, S., & Rybicki, J. (2019). Response by the Special Interest Group “Digital Literary Stylistics” to Nan Z. Da’s Study. Journal of Cultural Analytics.

general contributions to science

Herrman, J. Berenike (2019). Annotating Narrative Levels: Review of Guideline No. 4 Journal of Cultural Analytics. December 3, 2019. doi: 10.22148/16.057

Herrman, J. Berenike (2019). Review of “Social Characters: The Hierarchy of Gender in Contemporary English-Language Fiction” by Eve Kraicer and Andrew Piper (2019), Journal of Cultural Analytics.

Since 2019 ADHO SIG liaison & SIG representative on ADHO COB (Constituent Organizing Board).

Since 2017 Founding member and current chair of international Special Interest Group Digital Literary Stylistics (SIG-DLS) of the Alliance of Digital Humanities Organizations (ADHO).

Session chair at various international conferences within Digital Humanities, Empirical Studies of Literature, Metaphor Studies, Cognitive Literary Studies, and Stylistics.

2012-2016 Founding member and organizer Postdoc-Plattform Göttinger Philologisches Forum (GpF) (with Kai Sina and Peer Trilcke).

J. Berenike Herrmann (2015). Introduction: Literature and empathy, empirically. Mapping a transdisciplinary approach. International Symposium „Literature and Empathy”, Göttingen Centre for Advanced Studies (Lichtenberg Kolleg), Göttingen, D.

Sopcak, P., Salgaro, M. & Herrmann, J.B. (2016). Introduction to transdisciplinary approaches to literature and empathy, in: Sopcak, P., Salgaro, M. & J.B. Herrmann (Eds.), Transdisciplinary Approaches to Literature and Empathy, Special Issue of Scientific Study of Literature 6(1): 2-5.

07/2015 Literature and empathy, empirically. Mapping a transdisciplinary approach. Introductory talk at International Symposium “Literature and Empathy”, Göttingen Centre for Advanced Studies (Lichtenberg Kolleg), Göttingen.

11/2014 A place of one’s own - Literal and metaphorical. Retrospect of a Postdoc Mentee of the Dorothea Schlözer Female Postdoc Mentoring Program (Fourth Round), Göttingen University.