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The Creative Language Systems Group at UCD

Scylla and Charybdis

Welcome to the Creative Language Systems group at the School of Computer Science, UCD.

Our Computational Creativity (CC) group is dedicated to the computational exploration of language and its creative potential, from Metaphor, Simile, Analogy, Blending and Story-Generation to complex social phenomena such as Irony and Humour.

We build a variety of CC systems, from metaphor-generating Twitterbots to story-generators and robot-robot story-telling systems.

We are currently building topical comic generators as part of the Bots Building Bridges project (visit