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Ling 7890.07 Psycholinguistics Lab Group:
Fridays 9am - 10:30am, Oxley 122

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SP 2018 Schedule

           Topic

Snack

1/12   Logistics

 

 

Shari

 

1/19    Shari Speer

 

 

 

           Rescheduled to 2/9/18

 

 

  NA

 

1/26     Stephanie Antetomaso

 

 

           Journal article: Milin et al, "Towards cognitively plausible data science in language research." Cognitive Linguistics.

 

  Taylor

 

2/2      Elena Vaiksnoraite

 

 

           Non-canonical genitives in Russian

 

   Andrea

 

2/9    Shari Speer (Taylor Mahler)

 

 

          

Journal article: Wagner et al, "In defense of stylistic diversity in speech research." J Phonetics.

 

Optional letter to the editor: Yi Xu, "In defense of lab speech." J Phonetics.

  Yuhong

2/16  No Class, Speer at AAAS.

NA

 

2/23  Marie-Catherine de Marneffe (Speer, Elsner) 

 

         Initial data from Blicket! Investigating the effect of prosodic tune on children's interpretation of utterances with 'think.'

 

(

Class will be one hour only, beginning at 9:30. Prospectives visiting.)

  

 

  Ashwini

3/2    Kathryn Campbell-Kibler and Martha Austen

      Pilot interpretation: Sociolinguistic perception in real time

  TBA

 

3/9  NACCL lecture, Mary Beckman

 

 

       The sociophonetics of gender in three Chinese varieties

 

 

Class will join the NACCL conference at the Blackwell Ballroom 8:30 -9:45am 

    

 

 NA

3/16   No Class, Spring Break.

NA

3/23   Andrea Sims

          Gradient syncretism in Serbian          

  Stephanie

3/30    Björn Köhnlein

           NEW TITLE: Non-native versus native phonemes and phonotactics. Evidence from poetic end rhyme

  Björn

4/6  Zack Jones

               New Data: Talker specifity effects on lexical memory in children  

(link to article on statistics and replicability: https://psyarxiv.com/hbqcw)   

  Ellen

4/13    Ellen Dossey

          Dissertation update: Design and Methods (+TBA)

 

 

  Elena

4/20    Kiwako Ito and Micha Elsner

           Prosodic analysis of child-directed speech; parental vs. therapist speech to children w/ ASD and TD controls

  Kiwa

(end of semester)

 

 

AU 2017 Schedule

Download schedule here:  Psycholinguistics Lab Group_AU2017.pdf

           Topic

Snack

8/25   PDF icon Logistics

 

 

Shari

 

9/1    Martha Austin

 

 

 

 

 

           Dissertation planning: Levels of representation in perceving the speech of others

 

 

Martha

 

9/8     Judith Degen

 

 

            Tutorial; TBA

 

Judith T

 

9/15      Jon Stevens, Judith Tonhauser, Marie deMarneffe, Shari Speer

 

 

           Materials brainstorming: QUD, prosody and projection

 

Ashwini

 

9/22    Shari Speer   

 

 

 

           Article discussion.  Tang, Hamilton & Chang (2017). Intonation speech prosody encding in the human auditory cortex.  Science. pp 797-802

 

Taylor

9/29  No Class, Speer at Provost event.

NA

 

10/6  Taylor Mahler

  

 

       

 

 

 

         Projection and not-at-issueness

 

 

Björn

10/13  No Class, Autumn Break

NA

 

10/20  Stephanie Antetomaso

 

 

         TBA: Box experiment

         

 

(New location?)

Stephanie 

10/27   NEW LOCATION!! OXLEY 122 NEW LOCATION!!

          Jon Stevens

           Reference games for children.

Sharon

11/3   Zach Jones

          Dissertation advanced planning: Social influences on lexical representations in children

Zach

11/10    No Class - Veterans Day

NA

11/17      Kiwako Ito           

          Eyetracking data from children with ASD

Kiwa

11/24    No Class - Thanksgiving

NA

4/21    Björn Köhnlein

           Feedback on Design: Sonority, stress placement and artificial language learning

Marie

(end of semester)

 

 

 

SP 2017 Schedule

           Topic

Snack

1/13   Logistics

 

 

Shari

 

1/20    Judith Tonhauser

 

 

 

 

 

           Projection variability in Paraguayan Guaraní

 

 

Judith

 

1/27     Kathryn Campbell-Kibler

 

 

            See Your Speech

 

Zack

 

2/3      Stephanie Antetomaso

 

 

           LMEDS for Online Prominence Experiments (software discussion)

 

Stephanie

 

2/10    Article discussion (Frontiers in Psychology, Dienes 2014):  

 

 

           Using Bayes to get the most out of non-significant results.  

 

Ellen

2/17  No Class, Speer at AAAS.

NA

2/24  Zack Jones (Prospectives visiting)

         

         Processing phonetic variability in childhood

 

 

Ashwini & Judith

3/3    Ellen Dossey

         Perceptual adaptation to regional vowel variation in American English

NA

 

3/10  Carmelo Bazaco & Kiwako Ito:

 

 

         Estar vs. ser in native and L2 Spanish

         

 

Kiwako

3/17   No Class, Spring Break.

NA

3/24   Micha Elsner & Shari Speer

          deMarneffe et al’s Polite prosody perusing the parade (for CUNY17)

Choey

3/31    No Class, Speer at CUNY2017

NA

4/7      Qingyang Yan

           Generalization and maintenance of phonetic imitation in Mandarin

Cynthia

4/14    Cynthia Clopper

           Dialect exposure and lexical processing strategy

 

 

Qingyang

4/21    Björn Köhnlein

           Ternary quantity in Low Saxon

Björn

(end of semester)

 

AU 2016 Schedule
Download schedule here: Psycholinguistics Lab Group_AU2016.pdf

Date

Presenter(s)

Topic

Snacks

8/26

  Organization, Ito video stimuli check 

Shari

9/2           

Jon Stevens

Reference Game Experiments

Taylor

9/9

Ashwini Deo

Contextual conditioning and semantic change

Elena

9/16

 

No Class

(Speer at OAA)

 

 

9/23

Kathryn Campbell-Kibler 

See Your Speech
(maybe also Strand ’99 Social influence on phoneme boundaries)

Kathryn

9/30

Discussion

Confounds and Significance Testing 

Reading: 

Westfall, J., & Yarkoni, T. (2016). Statistically controlling for confounding
constructs is harder than you think. PloS one, 11, e0152719.

Martha

10/7

Kiwako Ito, Marie de Marneffe, Paul Sandels

 

Phonological vs. Semantic distance in lexical organization
(Mental Lexicon practice talk)

Kiwa

10/14

 

No Meeting

Fall Break

 

 

10/21

Ellen Dossey

 

Design and Troubleshooting, Speech Perception experiments 

Stephanie

10/28

Marie de Marneffe, Micha Elsner

Politeness Parade

Zack

11/4

Zack Jones

Dissertation topics in acquisition and sociophonetics

Antonio

11/11

No Meeting

Veteran's Day

 

11/18 Martha Austen

Experimental results exploration

Shari

 

 

Thanksgiving

 

12/2

 

Björn Köhnlein

Perception of pitch accent interacts with vowel quality in Franconian

Björn

       


SP 2016 Schedule
Download Psycholinguistics Lab Group_SP2016.pdf

Date

Presenter(s)

Topic

Snacks

1/15

  Logistics

Shari

1/22            

Marie deMarneffe, Jessi Jordan, Judith Tonhauser

Prosody project: The trials of stimuli preparation

Marie

1/29

Kathryn Campbell-Kibler

Accent awareness and accent perception

Qingyang

2/5

Daniel Lawrence

Games with EyeTribe

Björn

2/12

Kiwako Ito and Wynne Wang

Pedagogy for L2 French causative acquisition?

Martha

2/19

Marie deMarneffe, Jessi Jordan, Judith Tonhauser

Prosody Project Progress

Sharon

2/26

Cynthia Clopper

Invited CUNY talk preview

Judith

3/4

No Meeting

CUNY2016 at Gainsville

 

3/11

Daniel Lawrence

Workshop on vowel re-synthesis (9am to 11:40am, joint w/ SoMean) 

Zack

 

 

Spring Break

 

3/25

Zack Jones

QP2 Practice Talk: Dialect processing in children

Daniel

4/1

Monique Mills

Adult's and children's rating of narrative quality

Monique

4/8 Keeta Jones

Vowel imitation in children / trouble shooting session

Elena

4/15

Qingyan Yan

Experimental design trouble shooting session

Keeta

4/22

Kiwako Ito

The processing of contrastive accent

Kiwa

       

 

AU 2015 Schedule
Download Psycholinguistics Lab Group_AU2015.pdf

Date

Presenter(s)

Topic

Snacks

8/28

 

IRB umbrella protocol continuing review discussion

Shari

9/4            

Brian Joseph Lithuanian Results brainstorming Yahuti

9/11

Judith Tonhauser

IRB issues: Preparation for Pettey visit

Judith

9/18

C. Pettey

Exempt Officer ORRP

Rachel

9/25

Rachel Burdin

Piloting stimuli for Intonation Perception

Björn

10/2

Judith Tonhauser

A methodology for experimental pragmatics (Projective Content)

Iris

10/9

Zack Jones

TBA

Kathryn

10/16

 

No Class, Fall Break

 

10/23

Marie de Marneffe & Judith Tonhauser

 Prosody & Projective Content, Factive verbs

Martha

10/30

Keeta Jones

TBA

Keeta

11/6

Kiwako Ito (Petrone, German, LPL Aix) 

Prosody of Requests and Offers

Kiwa

11/13

Iris Hüebscher & Laura Wagner

Acquisition of politeness prosody

Matt

11/20 Björn Köhnlein & Shari Speer

Stress pattern and color terms in German brainstorming

Elena

 

 

Thanksgiving break

 

12/4

Ito, Speer, Turnbull (Paris)

Red stars and their absence: Pitch accents in Spontaneous vs. Lab speech in an XG tree study

Zack


Spring 2015

Date

Presenter(s)

Topic

Snacks

1/23

 

Intonational theories discussion (tending on Carmen)

Zack

1/30            

ShRK Eye movements and pitch accent type Laurie

2/6

Zack Jones

Children’s classification of regional dialect

Keeta

2/13

Seth Wiener

TBA Chinese

Matt

2/20

Kiwako Ito

Design troubleshoot: ET, COSI prosodic emphasis

Kiwa

2/27

Alec Buchner

QP2 brainstorming, vocal similarity and lexical processing

Evan

3/6

Keeta Jones

QPI update: influence of race on perception of linguistic professionalism

Alec

3/13

 

BLN Symposium (Barbie Tootle Room, Union) 

 

3/20

 

SPRING BREAK (SRCD; CUNY)

 

3/27

Marie de Marneffe et al (Marissa):

Children’s understanding of politeness markers

 

Marie

4/3

 Sarah Creel

TBA

Kiwa

4/10

Kodi Weatherholtz

Perceptual learning of cross-category vowel variation

Shari

4/17 Carmelo, Kiwa and Matt

Spanish copula distinction in color identification

Jane

4/24

Rory Turnbull

language

Rory


Autumn 2014 Schedule 

Download Psycholinguistics Schedule AU2014.pdf

Date

Presenter(s)

Topic

Snacks

9/5

Alec Buchner

Stimuli Workshop - Vocal similarity and lexical processing

Mike

9/12

Reading on Carmen site

R + Current issues in data analysis

Laurie

9/19

Seth Wiener

Structure and process in the mental lexicon (Practice talk) 

Seth

9/26

Aaron Carter-Cohn

Tone in Niger CongoA - speech and song

Keeta and Aaron

10/3

Marie deMarneffe, Laura Wagner, Micha Elsner

Politeness and veridicality in child language

Rory

10/10

Rory Turnbull

Effects of phonetic reduction on lexical decision

Alec

10/17

Cynthia Fisher, UIUC

TBA

Shari

10/24

Keeta Jones 

Design Clinic - Race effects on ratings of professionalism

Marie

10/31

Marie de Marneffe

(Judith Tonhauser)

Implication of evaluative adjectives

Clay

11/7

Kodi Weatherholtz

Progress Report: Perceptual learning and vowel discrimination

Qingyang

11/14

Seth Wiener (Kiwako Ito, Shari Speer, Wei Zhou)

Homophone size and lexical tone in Mandarin

Kiwa

11/21

 

Qingyang Yan

TBA, dissertation planning

Mike

11/28

Thanksgiving 

12/5

Mike Phelan

Variation and math prosody

Laurie


 

Spring 2014 Schedule

January 17 -- Craige Roberts
Topic:
Salience & relevance
Snack: Alec

January 24 -- Mike Phelan
Topic: 
The prosody of math
Snack: Shari

January 31 -- ShARK
Topic: 
Intonation in & out of context
Snack: Adam

February 7 -- Michael deMatto
  Topic:
 Morphological methods
Snack: Michael

February 14 -- Kodi Weatherholtz
Topic:
 Barr et al reprise (current statistical approaches; article available on CARMEN)
Snack: TBA

February 21 -- Seth Weiner
Topic:
 Chinese word recognition
Snack: Seth

February 28 -- Kiwako Ito
Topic:
 Pitch accent processing in Williams syndrome
Snack: Qingyang

March 7 -- Kiwako Ito
Topic:
 Universal quantifier comprehension
Snack: Kiwa

(Spring break; CUNY Conference)

March 21 -- Adam Royer
Topic:
 TBA
Snack: TBA

March 28 -- Qingyang Yan
Topic: Imitation of pen/pin merger
Snack: Greg

April 4 -- Alec Buchner
Topic: Fricative imitation
Snack: Bridget

April 11 -- Kathryn Campbell-Kibler, Liz McCullough & Alec Buchner
Topic:
Design Clinic: Accentedness of voices, good-lookingness of faces & accommodation
Snack: Shari
(BLN symposium cancelled)

April 18 -- Greg Kierstead
Topic: Accommodation data
Snack: Mike P.

This schedule is subject to change to accommodate basic research emergencies. Notification of changes will be as timely as possible.

 

Autumn 2013 Schedule

Dowload PDF

August 23 -- Shari
Topic: Organizational meeting
Snack: ??

August 30 -- Kodi Weatherholtz (w/ Kathryn Campbell-Kibler)
Topic: Syntactic alignment project update
Snack: Mike Phelan 

September 6 -- Dan Miles
Topic: Logical connectives, design/materials
Snack: Alec Buchner

September 13 -- Alec Buchner
Topic: Stimuli workshop
Snack: Marie deMarneffe 

September 20 -- Kodi Weatherholtz
Topic: Maximal Slopes (reading TBA)
Snack: Rory Turnbull

September 27 -- ShARK (ito turnbull royer speer)
Topic: Intonation out of context
Snack: Qingyang Yan

October 4 -- 
Topic: Experimental software: current options and issues
Snack: Kathryn Campbell-Kibler

October 11 -- Adam Royer
Topic: Word final obstruent devoicing (poster presentation)
Snack: Adam Royer

October 18 -- Seth Weiner
Topic: Update on Chinese magic
Snack: Seth Weiner

October 25 -- Marie deMarneffe (w/ Judith Tonhauser)
Topic: The prosody of scalar implicature
Snack: Kodi Weatherholtz

November 1 -- Qingyang Yan
Topic: Phonetic imitation
Snack: Alec Buchner

November 8 -- Mike Phelan
Topic: Listening to math
Snack: Dan Miles

November 15 -- (Speer away; TBA)

November 22 -- Kathryn Campbell-Kibler
Topic: Conscious and automatic influences on social perception
Snack: Mike Phelan

November 29 -- Thanksgiving Break

December 6 -- Final Week