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Program & Abstracts

  • 10:00 Welcome (Simon Fisher)
  • 10:05 Marisa Casillas, Penelope Brown, and Stephen C. Levinson
    Early communicative development in a Mayan village
  • 10:20 Elliot Sollis
    A Perfect Foxsimile: Identical mutations in FOXP1 and FOXP2
  • 10:40 Anne Kosem
    Neural oscillations reflect temporal predictions guiding speech comprehension
  • 10.55 Will Schuerman
    Be like me or be like everyone: Effects of phonetic prototypicality on speech recognition
  • 11:10 Coffee break
  • 11:30 Pedro Cuadrado
    Vocal learning in mammals: What we can learn from bats
  • 11:50 Sean Roberts
    Using Minecraft to study the evolution of language
  • 12:05 Geertje van Bergen and Monique Flecken
    The English can't stand the bottle like the Dutch
  • 12:20 Merel Maslowski
    Slow speech can sound fast: How the speech rate of one talker has a contrastive effect on the perception of another talker
  • 12:35 Lunch break
  • 13:30 Carolien de Kovel
    Genetics of brain asymmetries
  • 13:50 Mark Dingemanse, Will Schuerman, Eva Reinisch, Sylvia Tufvesson, and Holger Mitterer
    What sound-symbolism can and cannot do: Testing the iconicity of ideophones in 5 languages
  • 14:05 Richard Kunert
    Title t.b.a.
  • 14:20 Renske Hoedemaker
    I said, you said: Cumulative semantic interference from self- and other-produced context words
  • 14:35 Tea break
  • 14:55 Amanda Tilot
    1000 coloured alphabets – decoding the genetics of synaesthesia
  • 15.15 Sara Bögels
    Never say no… How the brain interprets the pregnant pause in conversation
  • 15.30 Matthias Franken
    Neural correlates of feedback processing during speech production
  • 15.45 Markus Ostarek
    Spoken words can make the invisible visible –
    Testing the involvement of low-level visual representations in spoken word processing
  • 16.00 Mystery guest
  • 16.15 Closing
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