PhD candidate Xiaogang Wu will present a poster entitled "A priority list of factors for syntactic encoding (in German)" at the 31st CUNY sentence processing conference, which will be held on Mar. 15-17, 2018 at UC Davis, Calofornia, USA.
Dec 04, 2017
Our latest Open Lab Day attracted quite some attention!
Thank you everybody! We had a great afternoon/evening! For those who missed it, see you next time!
Oct 30, 2017
The Centre for Ibero-American Studies hosted the 1st Workshop "Discourse, Multimodality and Experimental Methods: Discourse Processing using Eye Tracking Technology" from October 23rd to October 26th at Heidelberg University.
HULC lab members involved in the research project "The construction of multimodal discourse of poverty in the Colombian digital media" presented their work at the 8th Latin-American Semiotics Conference at the Universidad Nacional de Colombia in Bogotá.
Grammatical gender processing in an L2 has caused much debate in the latest research. While researchers mostly agree that gender markers in pre-position are used by native speakers in real-time comprehension as predictive cues for the following noun, there is still no agreement on whether L2 speakers process gender information. Another issue concerns how gender is represented in the L2 mental lexicon.