Seminar, Venice-International-University

The relationships between speech production and speech perception

10-13th October


Monday 10th October

9.30 - 10.15 Hans Tillmann: Looking back: the motor theory of speech perception.

and the role of articulatory data in four classical theories of phonetic speech production and perception

10.15 - 11.00 Phil Hoole: The relations between articulatory precision and sensory acuity pdf


11.30 - 12.15  Stefania Marin: Articulatory timing properties of clusters in Romanian pdf

12.15 - 13.00 Conceicao Cunha:         Coordination and perception of /pt/ consonant clusters and CVC sequences in Portuguese


14.15 - 15.00 Raphael Winkelmann:             Developing a computational model of sound change pdf


Tuesday 11th October

9.30 - 10.15 Alain Marchal:        Phonetic complexity pdf

10.15 - 11.00 Janet Fletcher:     Timing in Australian languages pdf


11.30 - 12.15 Barbara Baumeister:  Perception of speaker characteristics.

12.15 - 12.40 Susanne Waltl:                   A pilot study of VOT in speech errors.


14.15 - 15.00 Stefania Marin:                 Demonstration of EMA data analysis with Mview. pdf


Wednesday 12th October

9.30 - 10.15  Hanna Ruch & Sandra Peters:                     Preaspiration and sound change in two varieties of Spanish pdf

10.15-11.00 Felicitas Kleber and Jonathan Harrington:     Production-perception relationships in sound change: evidence from East Franconian.              pdf


11.30 - 12.15 Jessica Siddins, Felicitas Kleber, Jonathan Harrington: Compensation for coarticulation in prosodically weak words contexts. pdf

12.15 - 13.00 Jonathan Harrington and Felicitas Kleber: Is English /u/ becoming German /y/? A cross-linguistic, physiological and acoustic analysis. pdf


Thursday 13th October

9.30 - 10.15 Mariapaola D'Imperio:              What can prosodic constituency and prominence tell us

about the p -gesture scope? pdf

10.15 - 11.00 Lasse Bombien: Sonorant devoicing and preaspiration in Icelandic