Gemma Boleda

Post-doctoral researcher
(Beatriu de Pinós fellow)
Department of Translation and Language Sciences
Universitat Pompeu Fabra


Phone: (+34) 93 542 22 44
Fax: (+34) 93 542 16 17

Department of Translation and Language Sciences
Universitat Pompeu Fabra
Roc Boronat, 138
08018 Barcelona (Spain)

You will find me at
Office: 53.608

New: Local co-chair for ESSLLI 2015, August 3rd-14th, Barcelona, Spain. 

Check out the Master's program on Theoretical and Applied Linguistics at Universitat Pompeu Fabra.

Selected recent publications. See complete list.

Roller, S., K. Erk, G. Boleda. 2014. Inclusive yet Selective: Supervised Distributional Hypernymy Detection. To appear in Proceedings of CoLing 2014, Dublin, Ireland. 

Arsenijevic, B., B. Gehrke, G. Boleda, L. McNally. 2014. Ethnic adjectives are proper adjectives. In  R. Baglini, T. Grinsell, J. Keane, A. R. Singerman, J. Thomas (eds.), CLS 46-I The Main Session: Proc. of 46th Annual Meeting of the Chicago Linguistic Society, Chicago, IL, USA, pp. 17-30. [PDF] (preprint)

Boleda, G., M. Baroni, N. The Pham, L. McNally. 2013. Intensionality was only alleged: On adjective-noun composition in distributional semantics. Proceedings of IWCS 2013, Potsdam, Germany, pp. 35-46. [paper, slides, data, bib]

Boleda, G., S. Schulte im Walde, T. Badia. 2012. Modeling regular polysemy: A study of the semantic classification of Catalan adjectives. Computational Linguistics 38:3, pp. 575-616. [paperjournal pagedata, bib]

Bruni, E., G. Boleda, M. Baroni, N. K. Tran. 2012. Distributional semantics in technicolor. Proceedings of ACL 2012, pp. 136-145, Jeju Island, Korea. [paper, slides, data, bib]

Boleda, G., S. Padó, J. Utt. 2012. Regular polysemy: a distributional model. First Joint Conference on Lexical and Computational Semantics (*SEM), pp. 151–160, Montréal, Canada. [paper, slides, data, bib]