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LINGUIST List 21.4086

Fri Oct 15 2010

Confs: Language Acquisition/Netherlands

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Message 1: Experimental Methods in Language Acquisition Research
Date: 15-Oct-2010
From: Ivana Brasileiro <I.BrasileiroReisPereirauu.nl>
Subject: Experimental Methods in Language Acquisition Research
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Experimental Methods in Language Acquisition Research
Short Title: EMLAR VII

Date: 02-Feb-2011 - 04-Feb-2011
Location: Utrecht, Netherlands
Contact: Ivana Brasileiro
Contact Email: < click here to access email >
Meeting URL: http://www.hum.uu.nl/emlar/home.htm

Linguistic Field(s): Language Acquisition

Meeting Description:

We are happy to announce the seventh edition of EMLAR, taking place in Utrecht, the Netherlands, from February 2 - 4 2011 (Wednesday to Friday).

The workshop aims at training advanced MA and PhD students working on first and second language acquisition in experimental research. Experts in various domains of language acquisition research are giving various lectures and practices.

The full program of EMLAR VII and details about registration are available at:


Registration deadline: December 20, 2010.

For further questions, contact us at: EMLAR.UUgmail.com

Confirmed Speakers and Topics:

-Huub van den Bergh (Utrecht University) - Educational Research
-Onno Crasborn & Paula Fikkert (Radboud University Nijmegen) - Acquisition of Sign Language Phonology
-Virginia Gathercole (Bangor University) - Naturalistic Versus Experimental Studies: Taking Advantage of Both
-Judith Gervain (CNRS-Paris Descartes) - Near-Infrared Spectroscopy: a Primer
-Steven Gillis (University of Antwerp) - Samples, Sampling and Other Confusing Things
-Petra Hendriks (University of Groningen) - Identifying Production-comprehension Asymmetries in Language Acquisition
-Jan Hulstijn (University of Amsterdam) - Measuring Language Proficiency
-Elizabeth Lanza (Oslo University) - Methodological Issues in Selecting Sites and Participants for Research on Bilingualism
-Tierry Nazzy (Université Paris) - Crosslinguistic Study of the Consonantal Bias in Early Word Learning
-Nuria Sebastián-Gallés (Universitat Pompeu Fabra) - The Bilingual in the Crib: Early Acquisition of Two Languages


-Lexical databases
-Eye tracking: reading
-Eye tracking: visual world paradigm
-Statistics with R
-Multilevel analysis
-Computational methods

Organizing Committee:

Ivana Brasileiro
Desiree Capel
Lizet van Ewijk
Rene Kager
Arnout Koornneef
Elena Tribushinina

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