Saturday, April 1, 2006
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All talks will be held in the Hedco (HNB) auditorium.
9-9:30 Breakfast, registration 9:30-9:45 Introductory remarks 9:45-10:35 John Trueswell - Neural underpinnings of cognitive control: Implications for the development of ambiguity resolution abilities 10:35-11:25 Lyn Frazier - Ambiguity resolution and dynamic interpretation 11:25-11:45 Coffee 11:45-12:35 Maryellen MacDonald - The Production Basis of Ambiguity Comprehension 12:35-1:45 Lunch 1:45-2:35 Vic Ferreira - When, why, and how speakers do (and don't) avoid ambiguity 2:35-3:20 Coffee 3:20-4:10 Jim Magnuson - Bottom-up and top-down constraints and ambiguity 4:10-5:00 Janet Fodor - Disambiguation by Silent Prosody 5:00-5:15 Closing discussion
For further information, please contact Elsi Kaiser
USC Linguistics Department