Related book published:

  • Quasthoff, Uwe, Fiedler,Sabine and Hallsteinsdóttir, Erla (eds) (in collaboration with Sonja Bosch, Dirk Goldhahn and Erik Körner). 2020. Frequency Dictionary Zulu – Isichazamazwi Sokuphindaphinda SesiZulu. Leipzig: Leipziger Universitätsverlag GmbH. ISBN 978-3-96023-362-6

Articles in journals:

  • Bosch, Sonja. 2020. Computational morphology systems for Zulu – a comparison. Nordic Journal of African Studies 29(3): 1-28
  • Bosch, Sonja and Griesel, Marissa. 2020. Exploring the Documentation and Preservation of African Indigenous Knowledge in a Digital Lexical Database. Lexikos, 30(1). doi:https://doi.org/10.5788/31-1-1603
  • Madonsela, S. 2020. Measuring semantic relatedness between words using related synsets in African Wordnet. Southern African Linguistics and Applied Language Studies 38(3):236-243.
  • Madonsela, Stanley. 2019. African Wordnet as a tool to identify semantic relatedness and semantic similarity. South African Journal of African Languages, 39:2, 185-190, DOI: 10.1080/02572117.2019.1618020
  • Bosch, Sonja and Griesel, Marissa. 2017. Strategies for building wordnets for under-resourced languages: the case of African languages. Literator 38(1).       http://www.literator.org.za/index.php/literator/article/view/1351
  • Bosch, Sonja, Fellbaum, Christiane and Pala, Karel. 2008. Derivational Relations in English, Czech and Zulu Wordnets. Literator 29(1):139-162. http://www.literator.org.za/index.php/literator/article/viewFile/104/88

Book chapters:

  • Bosch, S.E. and Griesel, M. 2019. Towards the digital documentation and preservation of indigenous knowledge in the African Wordnet. In Horak, A., Osolsobe, K., Rambousek, A. and Rychly, P. (eds) Slavonic Natural Language Processing in the 21st Century, Tribun EU, Brno, Czech Republic, pp. 17-27. ISBN 978-80-263-1545-2 https://books.google.cz/books?id=3qTBDwAAQBAJ
  • Bosch, Sonja, and Fellbaum, Christiane. 2009. A Comparative View of Noun Compounds in English and Zulu. Dana Hlaváčková, Aleš Horák, Klára Osolsobě, Pavel Rychlý (eds.): After Half a Century of Slavonic Natural Language Processing, pp. 35–44. Brno: Masaryk University. ISBN 978-80-7399-815-8. http://nlp.fi.muni.cz/publications/festkp2009/festkp2009.pdf

Papers in international peer-reviewed conference proceedings:

  • Mzamo, Lulamile, Helberg, Albert and Bosch, Sonja. 2019. Evaluation of heuristic guided character level word models for morphological segmentation of isiXhosa. In: Aurona J. Gerber (Ed.) Proceedings of the First Southern African Conference for Artificial Intelligence Research (SACAIR 2020). Hatfield, Pretoria: SACAIR 2020 Organising Committee Center for AI Research (CAIR), pp. 162-178. ISBN 978-0-620-89373-2 (e-book).
  • Dirk Goldhahn, Thomas Eckart and Sonja Bosch 2020. Enriching and Increasing the Usability of
    Lexicographical Data for Less-Resourced Languages. Selected papers from the CLARIN Annual Conference 2019. Linköping Electronic Conference Proceedings 172: 172 23–32.
  • Eckart, T., Bosch, S., Quasthoff, U., Körner, E., Goldhahn, D. and Kaleschke, S. 2020. Usability and
    Accessibility of Bantu Language Dictionaries in the Digital Age: Mobile Access. In: Rooweither Mabuya, Phathutshedzo Ramukhadi, Mmasibidi Setaka, Valencia Wagner and Menno van Zaanen (eds) Proceedings of the first workshop on Resources for African Indigenous Languages (RAIL 2020) Language Resources and Evaluation Conference (LREC 2020), Marseille, 11–16 May 2020. Pp. 9-14.
  • Griesel, Marissa and Bosch, Sonja. 2020. Navigating Challenges of Multilingual Resource
    Development for Under-Resourced Languages: The Case of the African Wordnet Project. In: Rooweither Mabuya, Phathutshedzo Ramukhadi, Mmasibidi Setaka, Valencia Wagner and Menno van Zaanen (eds) Proceedings of the first workshop on Resources for African Indigenous Languages (RAIL 2020) Language Resources and Evaluation Conference (LREC 2020), Marseille, 11–16 May 2020. Pp. 45-50.
  • Roux, Justus, C. and Bosch, Sonja, E. 2019. Preserving and developing indigenous languages in the South African context. In Proceedings of the Language Technologies for All (LT4All), pages 97–100
    Paris, UNESCO Headquarters, 5-6 December, 2019. https://lt4all.elra.info/proceedings/lt4all2019/pdf/2019.lt4all-1.25.pdf
  • Griesel, Marissa, Mojapelo Mmapako and Bosch, Sonja. 2019. Thinking globally, acting locally – Progress in the African Wordnet Project. In: Fellbaum, Christiane; Vossen, Piek; Rudnicka, Ewa; Marek Maziarz, Maciej Piasecki. Proceedings of the Tenth Global Wordnet Conference, pp. 191-196.  ISBN 978-83-7493-108-3. http://hdl.handle.net/11321/718
  • M Griesel, ML Mojapelo & S Bosch. 2019. The role of language resources and digital humanities in the Fourth Industrial Revolution, The Triennial Unisa School of Arts Conference, Magaliesburg, South Africa, 3 October 2019.
  • Bosch, S.E. 2019. African Wordnet – towards the digital documentation and preservation of indigenous knowledge. AFRICAN ASSOCIATION FOR LEXICOGRAPHY, 24th International Conference, Windhoek, Namibia, 26-29 June 2019, p. 18. ISBN 978-0-6399494-1-3.
  • Sonja Bosch, Marissa Griesel. 2019. Enhancing the African Wordnets with existing lexicons, 2nd International conference of the Digital Humanities Association of Southern Africa (DHASA), University of Pretoria, 28 March 2019.
  • Bosch, Sonja and Faass, Gertrud. Options for the Lexicographic Treatment of Negation in Zulu. In: Ilan Kernerman, Simon Krek (eds.) Proceedings of the LREC 2018 Workshop “Globalex 2018 – Lexicography & WordNets”, 8 May 2018 – Miyazaki, Japan. Pp. 1-9.  ISBN: 979-10-95546-28-3. EAN: 9 791095 546283. Available at  https://globalex.link/globalex2018/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/Globalex-2018_proceedings.pdf 
  • Bosch, Sonja and Griesel, Marissa. African Wordnet: facilitating language learning in African Languages. Proceedings of Ninth Global WordNet Conference 2018 (GWC2018), 12 January, 2018, Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore. ISBN: 978-981-11-7087-4. Available at http://compling.hss.ntu.edu.sg/events/2018-gwc/pdfs/gwc-2018-proceedings.pdf or http://compling.hss.ntu.edu.sg/events/2018-gwc/pdfs/GWC2018_paper_22.pdf
  • S.E. Bosch and M. Griesel . 2017. African Wordnets: first steps towards use in the Digital Humanities, Inaugural Conference of the Digital Humanities Association of Southern Africa, Stellenbosch, 20 January 2017.
  • Mojapelo, Mampaka Lydia. 2016. Semantics of body parts in African WordNet: a case of Northern Sotho. In Verginica Barbu Mititelu, Corina Forǎscu, Christiane Fellbaum and Piek Vossen (Eds.) Proceedings of the Eigth Global WordNet Conference 2016 (GWC2016), p. 233-241. Bucharest, Romania. ISBN 978-606-714-239-6 (Print); ISBN 978-973-0-20728-6 (Online). Available at http://gwc2016.racai.ro
  • Madonsela, Stanley; Mojapelo, Mampaka Lydia; Mafela, Munzhedzi James and Masubelele, Rose. 2016. African WordNet: a viable tool for sense discrimination in the indigenous African languages of South Africa. In Verginica Barbu Mititelu, Corina Forǎscu, Christiane Fellbaum and Piek Vossen (Eds.) Proceedings of the Eigth Global WordNet Conference 2016 (GWC2016), p. 192-198. Bucharest, Romania. ISBN 978-606-714-239-6 (Print); ISBN 978-973-0-20728-6 (Online). Available at http://gwc2016.racai.ro
  • Griesel, M. and Bosch, S.E. 2015. Enhancement of the African Wordnets: additional language resources and tools”. In Bosch, SE and Nkomo, D (eds) 20th Annual International Conference of the African Association for Lexicography, Durban, South Africa, 7 July 2015. Pp. 28-30
  • Griesel, Marissa and Bosch, Sonja. 2014. Taking stock of the African Wordnet project: 5 years of development. In Heili Orav, Christiane Fellbaum and Piek Vossen (Eds): Proceedings of the Seventh Global WordNet Conference 2014 (GWC2014), pp. 148-153. Tartu, Estonia. http://gwc2014.ut.ee/proceedings_of_GWC_2014.pdf
  • Mojapelo, M. 2014. Morphological considerations for encoding the qualificative in African WordNet with reference to Northern Sotho. In Heili Orav, Christiane Fellbaum and Piek Vossen (Eds): Proceedings of the Seventh Global WordNet Conference 2014 (GWC2014), pp. 148 – 153. Tartu, Estonia. http://gwc2014.ut.ee/proceedings_of_GWC_2014.pdf
  • Bosch, S. and Griesel M. 2013. Taking stock of the African Wordnets project: 5 years of development. Presented at the 18th Annual International Conference of the African Association for Lexicography, Port Elizabeth, South Africa, 4 July 2013.
  • Mojapelo, M. 2013. Morphological considerations for encoding the qualificative in African WordNet with reference to Northern Sotho. Presented at 17th Biennial International Conference of the African Language Association of Southern Africa (ALASA). Pretoria, South Africa, 17 – 19 July 2013.
  • Madonsela, S. and Mahonga, L. 2013. The problems of translating words with extended meanings: Lessons from isiZulu synsets. Presented at 17th Biennial International Conference of the African Language Association of Southern Africa (ALASA). Pretoria, South Africa, 17 – 19 July 2013.
  • Mabusela, M. 2013. Meaning equivalence of adjectives within the African Wordnet context. Submitted to the 17th Biennial International Conference of the African Language Association of Southern Africa (ALASA). Pretoria, South Africa, 17 – 19 July 2013.
  • Pala, Karel, Fellbaum, Christiane and Bosch, Sonja. 2010. Lexical Resources for Noun Compounds in      Czech, English and Zulu. Proceedings of the Seventh Conference on International Language Resources and Evaluation, Valletta, Malta. Pp 337-341.European Language Resources Association (ELRA). (ISBN 2-9517408-6-7). http://www.lrec-conf.org/proceedings/lrec2010/pdf/883_Paper.pdf
  •  Pala, Karel, Bosch, Sonja and Fellbaum, Christiane. 2008. Building resources for African languages, Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (Workshop on Collaboration: Interoperability between People in the Creation of Language Resources for Less-resourced Languages), 27 May 2008, Marrakech, Marocco, pp. 13-17. ISBN 2-9517408-4-0.
  • Bosch, Sonja, Christiane Fellbaum and Karel Pala. 2007. Enhancing WordNet with Morphological  Relations: A Case Study from Czech, English and Zulu, in  Attila Tanács, Dóra Csendes, Veronika Vincze, Christiane Fellbaum, Piek Vossen (eds) Proceedings of The Fourth Global WordNet Conference, Szeged, Hungary, January 22-25, 2008, pp 74-90. Szeged: University of Szeged, Department of Informatics (ISBN 978-963-482-854-9). http://www.inf.u-szeged.hu/projectdirs/gwc2008/
  • Le Roux, Jurie, Koliswa Moropa, Sonja Bosch and Christiane Fellbaum. 2007. Introducing the African Languages Wordnet, in  Attila Tanács, Dóra Csendes, Veronika Vincze, Christiane Fellbaum, Piek Vossen (eds) Proceedings of The Fourth Global WordNet Conference, Szeged, Hungary, January 22-25, 2008, pp 269-280. Szeged: University of Szeged, Department of Informatics (ISBN 978-963-482-854-9). http://www.inf.u-szeged.hu/projectdirs/gwc2008/
  • Bosch, S., Fellbaum, C., Pala, K. and Vossen, P. 2007. African languages Wordnet – laying the foundations. Presented at 12th International Conference of the African Association for Lexicography (AFRILEX), Soshanguve, 28 June 2007.
  • Moropa, C.K., Bosch, S., Fellbaum, C., Pala, K. and Vossen, P. Introducing the African Languages Wordnet, Presented at 14th International Conference of the African Language Association of Southern Africa, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, Port Elizabeth, 9 July 2007.

Poster presentations and demonstrations:

  • Bosch, S.E. and Griesel, M. 2019. African Wordnet – digital documentation and preservation of indigenous knowledge. Poster presentation – International Conference Language Technologies for All (LT4All), UNESCO, Paris, France, 6 December 2019. https://lt4all.elra.info/media/papers/P4/25.pdf 
  • SADiLaR. 2019. Establishing sustainable language infrastructures for African languages. Poster presentation – International Conference Language Technologies for All (LT4All), UNESCO, Paris, France, 6 December 2019, https://lt4all.elra.info/media/papers/P4/27.pdf
  • Bosch, S., Griesel, M. 2014. African Wordnet Project: Semi-automatic synset extraction. Poster presentation at PRASA, RobMech and AfLaT International Joint Symposium 2014. Cape Town, South Africa. 27 November 2013.
  • Bosch, S., Griesel, M., Mojapelo, M., Le Roux, J., Mahonga, L. 2013. An On-Line Demonstration of African WordNet. Presented at the Unisa Research and Innovation Week. Pretoria, South Africa. 13 March 2013.