LINGUIST List 21.4001

Sun Oct 10 2010

Confs: Language Acquisition/Portugal

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        1.    Sonia Frota, Workshop on the Development of Prosody and Intonation

Message 1: Workshop on the Development of Prosody and Intonation
Date: 07-Oct-2010
From: Sonia Frota <sonia.frotamail.telepac.pt>
Subject: Workshop on the Development of Prosody and Intonation
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Workshop on the Development of Prosody and Intonation

Date: 25-Oct-2010 - 25-Oct-2010 Location: Lisbon, Portugal Contact: Sonia Frota Contact Email: < click here to access email > Meeting URL: http://www.fl.ul.pt/LaboratorioFonetica/babylab/english/First_DEPE_Workshop.html

Linguistic Field(s): Language Acquisition

Meeting Description:

The Workshop on the Development of Prosody and Intonation is the 1st workshop organized by the DEPE Project (Laboratório de Fonética & Lisbon Baby Lab,Centro de Linguística da Universidade de Lisboa). The main goal of the workshop is to present and discuss different aspects of prosodic and intonational development in several languages. The workshop is also a forum for discussion of the DEPE Project, which focuses on the development of prosodic structure and intonation in Portuguese from a cross-linguistic perspective (namely, by drawing comparisons with Catalan, Spanish and Dutch).

Workshop on the Development of Prosody and Intonation October, 25 Faculdade de Letras da Universidade de Lisboa Room 5.2

Program

10:30 Marina Nespor (Università di Milano-Bicocca), Different Cognitive Systems Struggling for Word Order

11:30 Laura Bosch (Universitat de Barcelona), Cues to Early Language Discrimination: the Rhythm Class Hypothesis Revisited

12:30 Lunch

14:30 Project team, The DEPE Project: General Goals and Research Topics

15:15 Aoju Chen (Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics), Intonational Focus-marking in Different Word Orders in Children

16:00 Coffee break

16:30 Pilar Prieto (Universitat Pompeu Fabra), Early Intonational Development in Catalan: Results from Perception and Production

17:15 Project team, Preliminary Results: Early Prosodic Development in European Portuguese (Production and Perception)

18:00 Final discussion


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