Recent Publications and Presentations

(A list of Elsi Kaiser's publications is available on her homepage.)

Publications | Presentations

[[CURRENTLY UNDER REVISION]]

2010

Holsinger, Edward,  David Cheng-Huan Li, Elsi Kaiser & Dani Byrd. (2010). Visual Grouping and Prosodic Grouping: Effects of Spatial Information on Prosodic Boundary Strength. Proceedings of Speech Prosody, 5th  International Conference, Chicago, Il. PDF

Tavano, Erin & Elsi Kaiser. (2010) Processing scalar implicature: What can individual differences tell us? Proceedings of the 33rd Annual Penn Linguistics Colloquium, University of Pennsylvania Working Papers in Linguistics, 16(1): Article 24. PDF

2009

He, Xiao & Elsi Kaiser. (2009). Consequences of Variable Accessibility for Anaphor Resolution in Chinese. In S.L. Devi, A. Branco and R. Mitkov (eds).  Proceedings of the 7th Discourse Anaphora and Anaphor Resolution Colloquium (DAARC 2009), pp.48-55. AU-KBK Research Centre, Anna University. PDF

Kim, Lucy Kyoungsook  & Elsi Kaiser. (2009) Effects of Honorific Agreement on Null Subject Interpretation in Korean. In Proceedings of 2009 Seoul International Conference on Linguistic Interfaces, Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea. PDF

Li, David Cheng-Huan & Elsi Kaiser. (2009). Overcoming Structural Preference: Effects of Context on the Interpretation of the Chinese Reflexive Ziji. In S.L. Devi, A. Branco and R. Mitkov (eds).  Proceedings of the 7th Discourse Anaphora and Anaphor Resolution Colloquium (DAARC 2009), pp.64-72. AU-KBK Research Centre, Anna University. PDF

Wu, Fuyun, Elsi Kaiser & Elaine Andersen. (2009) The Effect of Classifiers in Predicting Chinese Relative Clauses. In Michael Grosvald &  Dionne Soares (eds), Proceedings of the Proceedings of the 38th Western Conference on Linguistics, pp.330-339. Department of Linguistics, University of California, Davis. PDF

Wu, Fuyun, Elsi Kaiser & Elaine Andersen. (2009) Animacy Effects in Chinese Relative Clause Processing. In Michael Grosvald &  Dionne Soares (eds), Proceedings of the Proceedings of the 38th Western Conference on Linguistics, pp.318-329. Department of Linguistics, University of California, Davis. PDF

2008

Huang, Yu-Chi Stephanie & Elsi Kaiser. (2008). Investigating filler-gap dependencies in Chinese topicalization. In Marjorie K.M. Chan & Hana Kang (eds.), Proceedings of the 20th North American Conference on Chinese Linguistics, pp.927-942. The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH. PDF

 

Selected other presentations

2010

Holsinger, Edward & Elsi Kaiser “Effects of context on processing (non)-compositional expressions”, Talk presented at the Annual meeting of the Linguistics Society of America. Baltimore, MD, January 2010. Short paper : PDF

Hwang, Heeju & Elsi Kaiser (2010) “What lexical and perceptual primes tell us about cross-linguistic sentence production” Poster presented at the 23rd Annual Meeting of the CUNY Conference on Human Sentence Processing, New York University, March 18-20, 2010. Abstract

Hwang, Heeju & Elsi Kaiser (2010) “Effects of perspective-taking on sentence production: What burglars and victims can tell us about language producton” Poster presented at the 23rd Annual Meeting of the CUNY Conference on Human Sentence Processing, New York University, March 18-20, 2010. Abstract

2009

Byram, Mary, Elsi Kaiser & Maria Luisa Zubizarreta (2009) “Effects of Focus Type and Argument Length on the Dative Alternation” Talk presented at the Texas Linguistic Society XII, University of Texas – Austin, November 13-15, 2009. Abstract

Hwang, Heeju & Elsi Kaiser (2009) “The Effects of Lexical vs. Perceptual Primes on Sentence Production in Korean: An Online Investigation of Event Apprehension and Sentence Formulation” Talk presented at the 22nd Annual Meeting of the CUNY Conference on Human Sentence Processing, UC Davis, March 2009. Abstract

2008

Holsinger, Edward & Elsi Kaiser (2008) “Nominal hierarchies: Hierarchical information interacts with shape in a novel word task” Poster presented at the 21st annual CUNY Conference on Human Sentence Processing, March 13-15, 2008, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill.

Tavano, Erin & Elsi Kaiser (2008) “Effects of stress and coherence on pronoun interpretation” Poster presented at the 21st annual CUNY Conference on Human Sentence Processing, March 13-15, 2008, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill. Poster

2007

Wu, Fuyun, Elsi Kaiser, Todd Haskell & Elaine Andersen (2007) “Factors in the use of relative clauses in Mandarin: behavioral and corpus evidence” Talk presented at the conference on Interdisciplinary Approaches to Relative Clauses, University of Cambridge, UK, September 2007.

Wu, Fuyun, Maria Luisa Zubizarreta & Elsi Kaiser (2007) “Resumptive pronoun strategy in processing English subjacency sentences” Talk presented at GASLA-9 (Generative Approaches to Second Language Acquisition), University of Iowa, Iowa City, May 2007.