FORTHCOMING

Bassetti, B., Sokolovic-Perovic, M., Mairano, P. & Cerni, T. (2017, September) Orthography-induced length contrasts in the L2 phonological systems of Italian speakers of English. European Second Language Association conference (EuroSLA 27), Reading, UK.

Sokolovic-Perovic, M., Dillon, S., & Bassetti, B. (2017, September) Effects of orthographic forms on phonology in Japanese speakers of English as a Second Language. European Second Language Association conference (EuroSLA 27), Reading, UK.

Bassetti, B., Mairano, P., Masterson, J., Cerni, T. (2017, June) Effects of orthography on bilinguals’ second language phonology: Number of letters and sound duration in speech production and awareness. International Symposium on Bilingualism, Limerick, Ireland.

 

2016 PRESENTATIONS

Bassetti, B. (2016, November). Effects of orthography on phonology in second language speakers. Invited keynote lecture at the ‘Multiliteracies in/and education’ workshop organised by the LitCo (Literacy in Language Contact) network, Luxemburg.

Mairano, P., Cerni, Y., Sokolovic-Perovic, M., Bassetti, B. (2016, September) Unlearning gemination and adjusting VOT: the case of Italian learners of English. Invited talk at the workshop Methodology and Language Assessment: Heritage Speakers and Beyond, Konstanz, Germany.

Bassetti, B., Mairano, P., Cerni, T. & Masterson, J. (2016, July). Orthographic effects on second language pronunciation and phonological awareness. Poster presented at the meeting of the Society for the Scientific Study of Reading, Porto, Portugal.

Bassetti, B., Cerni, T., Mairano, P. & Masterson, J. (2016, July) Effects of orthography on the perception of second language spoken words. Experimental Psychology Society meeting, Oxford.

Bassetti, B., Cerni, T., Mairano, P. & Masterson, J. (2016, July) Effects of L1 orthography-phonology correspondences on L2 phonological awareness. Poster presented at UK Orthography Group workshop, Oxford.

Bassetti, B., Mairano, P., Sokolovic-Perovic, M. & Cerni, T. (2016, June) The phonological status of gemination in Italian speakers of L2 English. New Sounds 2016, 8th International Conference on Second-Language Speech, Aarhus, Denmark.

Sokolovic-Perovic, M., Dillon, S. & Bassetti, B. (2016, June). The effect of orthography on L2 phonology in Japanese speakers of English. New Sounds 2016, 8th International Conference on Second-Language Speech, Aarhus, Denmark.

Bassetti, B., Mairano, P., Sokolovic-Perovic, M. & Cerni, T. (2016, May) Effects of consonant and vowel digraphs on speech production in Italian speakers of English as a Second Language. Language and Learning Research Group Research Away Day, Department of Psychology, University of Warwick, Coventry, UK.

Bassetti, B. (2016, April) An orthography-induced phonological contrast in Italian speakers of English as a Second Language. Invited panel session presented at the Sound to Word in Bilingual and Second Language Speech Perception conference, Iowa City, USA. 

Bassetti, B., Mairano, P., Cerni, T., & Masterson, J. (2016, April) Number of consonant and vowel letters affects the perception of homophonic word pairs in L2 English. Paper presented at the Sound to Word in Bilingual and Second Language Speech Perception conference, Iowa City, USA.

Bassetti, B., Cerni, T., Mairano, P., & Masterson, J. (2016, March) Effects of orthographic forms on L2 phonology in Italian speakers of English as a Second Language: Perception and phonological awareness. Language and Learning Research Group seminar, Department of Psychology, University of Warwick, Coventry, UK.

 

EVENT ORGANISATION

 

European Second Language Association conference (EuroSLA 23),York, 3-6 September 2014 (with Danijela Trenkic (co-ordinator), Emma Marsden, Kevin McManus, Leah Roberts, Becky Taylor, Norbert Vanek)

‘Second language phonology at the interface between acoustic and orthographic input’ Colloquium, European Second Language Association conference (EuroSLA 23), Amsterdam, the Netherlands, 28-31 August 2013 (with Paola Escudero and Rachel Hayes-Harb).

50 Years of Education at York Public Lectures Series, 2012-13
(talks included Maggie Snowling (Oxford), Dyslexia: What have we learned from Family Studies, University of York, 21st February 2013, link to video)

Methodological Challenges for the 21th Century, The White Rose Doctoral Training Centre Annual Conference, York, 2 May 2012 (with Andrew Webster). Programme.

Writing 2day: The London Symposium on Writing Systems, London, 28 November 2009. Programme and abstracts.

Writing Systems: Analysis, Acquisition and Use, London, 22 November 2008. Programme and abstracts.

Colchester Workshop on Second Language Acquisition (COLESLAW), Colchester, 11-14 March 2003 (with Vivian Cook). Programme.

 

 

 

Complete list of presentations (Word document)