Unnatural Language Processing

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Unnatural Language Processing

Word Processor

instrument (n.), from the Latin instruere: to “arrange, prepare, set in order; inform, teach”

Machine Listening returned to Unsound in 2021 with Unnatural Language Processing, exploring the history, politics and artistic potential of automatic speech recognition. The session also launched an ‘instrument’, built in collaboration with www⁄Reduct , for the filtering, processing and manipulation of speech and text.

www⁄Instruments are for playing. . A public version of the www⁄word processor is now available with a range of preloaded transcripts. N.B. works best with Firefox. Works best with Firefox.

Appearing at the live session were www⁄Alessandro Bosetti , www⁄Martina Raponi , www⁄Sue Tompkins , www⁄Roslyn Orlando , www⁄Justin Clemens , and www⁄Mehak Sawney ; plus contributions by www⁄Robert Ochshorn , www⁄Jennifer Walshe , www⁄Tomomi Adachi , www⁄Johannes Kreidler , Michael McClelland and more.

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Images designed by www⁄Debris Facility


To come….