Fall 2017-Spring 2018

All talks are from 3:30 to 5:00 p.m. in room 32-155. For further information, please contact Elise or Yadav. This schedule is subject to change; please check back for changes.

September 8, 2017
  • Colloquium: Alan Yu, University of Chicago

    September 8, 2017 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
    location: 32-155

    Title: Are individual differences in cue weight strategies contrast-specific?

    Abstract
    Phonological categories are generally defined by multiple acoustic dimensions. Recent studies have found that listeners of the same gender and dialect group give differential weighting to dimensions in phonetic categorization. What factors govern the differences between individuals remain a largely unanswered question. Variability may stem from differences in individual perceptual experience or the influence of some contrast-independent cognitive mechanism that modulates speech processing strategies. This study examines the relationship between perceptual behaviors across three categorization tasks concerning three sets of phonological contrasts in English (i.e.…

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October 13, 2017
  • Colloquium: Benjamin Spector, CNRS

    October 13, 2017 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
    location: 32-155

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October 27, 2017
  • Colloquium: Mark Baker, Rutgers

    October 27, 2017 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
    location: 32-155

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November 17, 2017
  • Colloquium: Michelle Sheehan, Anglia Ruskin University/Essex

    November 17, 2017 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
    location: 32-155

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December 1, 2017
  • Colloquium: Nina Sumbatova, Russian State University for the Humanities

    December 1, 2017 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
    location: 32-155

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December 8, 2017
  • Colloquium: Jason Riggle, University of Chicago

    December 8, 2017 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
    location: 32-155

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February 16, 2018
  • Colloquium: Lucas Champollion [NYU]

    February 16, 2018 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

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March 9, 2018
  • Colloquium: Sandhya Sundaresan [Uni Leipzig]

    March 9, 2018 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

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March 23, 2018
  • Colloquium: Judith Tonhauser [Ohio State]

    March 23, 2018 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

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April 6, 2018
  • Colloquium: Lyn Frazier [UMass Amherst]

    April 6, 2018 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

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April 20, 2018
  • Colloquium: Lisa Matthewson [UBC]

    April 20, 2018 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

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May 4, 2018
  • Colloquium: Ryan Bennet [Yale/UCSC]

    May 4, 2018 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

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May 11, 2018
  • Ling-Phil Joint Colloquium (Daniel Rothschild, University College London)

    May 11, 2018 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
    32-155

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