Emotion-Cause Pair Extraction: A New Task to Emotion Analysis in Texts

Rui Xia, Zixiang Ding


This paper introduces a new task called emotion-cause pair extraction (ECPE), which aims to find emotion-cause pairs, this is different from emotion-cause pair extraction(ECE) as it does not depend on emotion annotations, they also propose a novel architecture to solve this task. This paper also got the Outstanding Paper Award at ACL-2019

The ECPE task


Main Results and Contributions

Our Two Cents

Implementation and References