Personality in Speech Perception & Production

LabPhon15 Satellite Workshop
Ithaca, NY, 17th July 2016



Time Speaker/Discussant
Morning Session
09:00 – 09:20 Daniela Müller, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Germany & Keith Johnson, University of California at Berkeley, USAIntroduction: What do we know about the Personality-Speech link?
09:20 – 10:00 Invited speaker: Kathryn Campbell-Kibler, Ohio State University, USAThe interplay between listener characteristics and talker acoustics in regional accent perceptions [abstract]
10:00 – 10:20 Auburn Barron-Lutzross, University of California at Berkeley, USAThe production and perception of a Lesbian speech style [abstract]
10:20 – 10:40 Caitlin Gaffney, University of Toronto, CanadaWorking towards an explanation of inter-learner variability in L2 spoken fluency [abstract]
10:40 – 11:10 Coffee break
11:10 – 11:30 Zakaria Touhami, Université Paris Diderot, FranceVocal fry production and perception among female French learners of English [abstract]
11:30 – 11:50 Meredith Tamminga, University of Pennsylvania, USAEmpathy, flexibility, and conformity in a sound change in progress [abstract]
11:50 – 12:00 Kathryn Campbell-KiblerRemarks
12:00 – 12:30 General discussion
12:30 – 13:50 Lunch break
Afternoon Session
13:50 – 14:10 Georgia Zellou, Santiago Barreda, Nancy McIntyre, Lindsay Swain-Lerro, Matthew Zajic, and Peter Mundy, University of California, Davis, USAThe role of fundamental and formant frequency information in voice and speaker perception in children with Autism and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity [abstract]
14:10 – 14:30 Antje Schweitzer, Natalie Lewandowski, & Daniel Duran, Universität Stuttgart, GermanyDoes phonetic convergence reflect personality? [abstract]
14:30 – 14:50 Reza Falahati, Scuola Normale Superiore di Pisa, Italy, Mohammad Hosein Salarifar, University of Birjand, Iran, & Amirhossein Kiani, Amirkabir University of Technology, IranPhonetic sensitivity by individuals having different degrees of autistic traits [abstract]
14:50 – 15:20 Coffee break
15:20 – 15:40 Jason Bishop, City University of New York, USA & Grace Kuo, Concordia University, CanadaDo ‘autistic-like’ personality traits predict prosody perception? [abstract]
15:40 – 16:00 Tomas Lentz, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Germany & Aoju Chen, Universiteit Utrecht, NetherlandsIndividual imbalances in prosody production and comprehension [abstract]
16:00 – 16:30 General discussion
16:30 – 16:40 Daniela Müller & Keith JohnsonWrap-up & farewell