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== Use cases ==
 
== Use cases ==
  
Students can experiment with procedural generation of text and build a story generator, twitterbots, news headline generators of a particular journal (parody - media education) or critically imitate a public figure.
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Students can experiment with procedural generation of text and build:
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*a story generator,  
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*twitterbots,  
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*news headline generators of a particular journal (parody - media education)
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*critically imitate rethorical Twitter statements of a public figure of their own choice
  
 
== How to use it ==
 
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== Bibliography ==
 
== Bibliography ==
  
[https://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-3-319-27036-4_14 Tracery: An Author-Focused Generative Text Tool]
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*[https://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-3-319-27036-4_14 Tracery: An Author-Focused Generative Text Tool]
[https://github.com/galaxykate/tracery/tree/tracery2 Github repository]
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*[https://github.com/galaxykate/tracery/tree/tracery2 Github repository]
 
== External links ==
 
== External links ==
  
 
[[Category:Programming]]
 
[[Category:Programming]]
 
[[Category:Free/libre/open]]
 
[[Category:Free/libre/open]]

Latest revision as of 10:21, 29 July 2020

Tracery

Short description from the website "Tracery is a super-simple tool and language to generate text, by GalaxyKate. It's been used by middle school students, humanities professors, indie game developers, professional bot makers, and lots of regular people, too."

  • PROS:
    • wide variability and a lot of creative use cases.
    • Open Source Javascript library
  • CONS:
    • basic coding skills required

Use cases

Students can experiment with procedural generation of text and build:

  • a story generator,
  • twitterbots,
  • news headline generators of a particular journal (parody - media education)
  • critically imitate rethorical Twitter statements of a public figure of their own choice

How to use it

See the tutorial

Replacement for

more complex twitterbot software

Bibliography

External links