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LINGUISTICS STUDENT ORGANIZATION (LSO) - Prof. Alan Yu, University of Chicago: "Individual differences in speech perception and production"

Event Type
Lecture
Sponsor
Organized by the LSO, and cosponsored by the Department of Linguistics; the Department of Spanish, Italian & Portuguese; East Asian Languages and Cultures; the the School of Literatures, Cultures and Linguistics
Location
Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building.
Date
Nov 6, 2013   2:00 - 3:00 pm  
Speaker
Alan Yu, Associate Professor of Linguistics, University of Chicago
Cost
Free and open to the public.
Originating Calendar
School of Literatures, Cultures and Linguistics Calendar

ABSTRACT - Individual differences in speech perception and production In this talk, I offer cross-linguistic experimental evidence, showing that speakers vary significantly and systematically along certain individual-difference dimensions, including autistic traits, in their responses to the effects of the lexicon and coarticulation in speech perception and production.

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