Program

Organization: Lund University

Venue: zoom (link to be distributed)

DAY 1: Tuesday, June 8, 2021

12:45-13:15 Connection (registration)

13:15-13:30 Welcome

Session 1

Swedish Word Accents

Chair: Mikael Roll

13:30-14:30

Mattias Heldner, Tomas Riad, Johan Sundberg, Marcin Wlodarczak, & Hatice Zora

Pride and Prominence

13:30-13:50

Sabine Gosselke Berthelsen

 

The perceptual importance of falling pitch for speakers from different dialects of Swedish

13:50-14:10

Gilbert Ambrazaitis & Mechtild Tronnier

 

Segmental durations as a correlate of Swedish word accents: Evidence from Stockholm and Scania Swedish

14:10-14:30

14:30-14:45 BREAK (main Zoom meeting remains open for mingle)

14.45-15.30 Thematic discussions (Zoom breakout rooms)

Neurophonetics and predictive processing

Moderator: Mikael Roll

Pronunciation didactics

Moderator: Gilbert Ambrazaitis

The multimodality of prosody

Moderator: David House

15:30-15:45 BREAK (main Zoom meeting and breakout rooms remain open for mingle or continued thematic discussion)

Session 2

Acoustic Phonetics and signal processing  

Chair: Johan Frid

15:45-16:45

Fredrik Karlsson

‘superassp’ and the need for a sparse signal track data format

15:45-16:05

Christina Tånnander & Jens Edlund:

Stress manipulation in text-to-speech synthesis using speaking rate categories

 

16:05-16:25

Gert Foget Hansen

 

A discussion on the viability of measuring H1 and H2 in voices exhibiting period doubling and subharmonics

16:25-16:45

16:45 Concluding words Day 1

 

DAY 2, Wednesday, June 9, 2021

8:45-9:00 Connection

Session 3

Speech Perception and Neural Processing

Chair: Mechtild Tronnier

9:00-10:00

Anna Hjortdal & Mikael Roll

Phonemic and subphonemic cues in prediction: Evidence from ERP, eye-tracking and Danish words with and without stødbasis

9:00-9:20

Andrea Fingerhut & Mikael Roll

Primary auditory cortex’s vowel representation

9:20-9:40

Gilbert Ambrazaitis, Johan Frid, & David House

 

Perceiving head movements in news readings: Evidence from web-based auditory vs. audiovisual prominence ratings

9:40-10:00

10:00-10:15 BREAK (main Zoom meeting remains open for mingle)

Session 4

Variation

Chair: Gilbert Ambrazaitis

10.15-11:15

Heini Kallio, Mikko Kuronen, Maria Kautonen

Differences in acoustically determined sentence stress between native and L2 speakers of Finland Swedish

10:15-10:35

Merle Horne & Mikael Roll

 

Question intonation in Southern Swedish

10:35-10:55

Sidney Wood

Dating the new open TRAP sound change in South East England

10:55-11:15

11:15-11:30 (ca.)Concluding words and assigning next year’s venue