Our Reading Group!

We host a weekly Reading Group in which members of the lab and the community share their papers and review recent publications. This forum is open to those who wish to join and is a platform for meaningful discussion and ideas. If you would like to join the PoLaR Lab mailing list or to contribute a talk, please contact the Lab Manager Mahdis Jafari here.

Date Start Time Presenter Affiliation Talk Format Title
8 August 1430 Gigi Luk McGill University Invited Speaker The interdisciplinarity and transdisciplinarity of multilingualism research
15 August 1430 Vincent Deluca UiT Paper Discussion Rethinking multilingual experience through a Systems Framework of Bilingualism
22 August 1430 Aylin Kunduz University of Illinois Project presentation Exploring individual variation in child and adult Turkish heritage speakers in the United States
29 August 1430 Yanina Prystauka UiT Paper Discussion Type of bilingualism conditions individual differences in the oscillatory dynamics of inhibitory control
5 September 1430 NA NA NA NA
12 September 1430 Svenja Schmid University of Konstanz Project Presentation Intonation of Polar Questions in German-dominant Heritage Speakers of Italian
19 September 1430 Sarah Grey Fordham University Invited Speaker Examining variability in the ERP correlates of sentence processing to better understand L2/Lx neurocognition
26 September 1430 Anna Kamenetski UiT Project presentation Attention to motion events by heritage bilinguals
3 October 1430 Michael Korenar Pennsylvania State University Invited Speaker TBA
10 October 1430 David Gyorgy University of Geneva Invited Speaker Rhythmic priming of syntactic processing: a shared structure?
17 October 1430 Stanislav Mulik Universidad Autónoma de Querétaro Invited Speaker TBA
24 October 1430 Silvia Perez-Cortes Rutgers University Invited speaker TBA
31 October 1430 Toms Voits UiT Paper Discussion TBA
7 November 1430 Sarah Gwilliam University of California Invited speaker Decoding the neural architecture of speech comprehension in the human brain
14 November 1430 Maki Kubota UiT  Project presentation The developement of classifiers in japanese monolingual children
21 November 1430
28 November 1430
5 December 1430