Date: June 2007
Creator: Strapparava, Carlo, 1962- & Mihalcea, Rada, 1974-
Description: The "Affective Text" task focuses on the classification of emotions and valence (positive/negative polarity) in news headlines, and is meant as an exploration of the connection between emotions and lexical semantics. In this paper, the authors describe the data set used in the evaluation and the results obtained by the participating systems.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Engineering