Research Papers and Presentations


Chow, Wing Yee, Cybelle Smith, Ellen Lau and Collin Phillips. 2015. A 'Bag-of-Arguments' Mechanism for Initial Verb Predictions. Language, Cognition and Neuroscience, 30(9).

Smith, Cybelle and Michael C. Frank. 2012. Zero Anaphora in Japanese Child-Directed Speech. Proceedings of the Cognitive Science Society Annual Meeting, August 2012.


Smith, Cybelle and Kara D. Federmeier. 2015. N400 Modulation Profile Across Sentential Contexts Informs Time Course of Semantic Activation During Referential Processing. Poster presented at the 7th Annual Meeting of the Society for the Neurobiology of Language, Chicago, IL.

Smith, Cybelle and Kara D. Federmeier. 2015. Downstream Processing Consequences of Sentential Concreteness. Poster presented at the 22nd Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Neuroscience Society, San Francisco, CA.

Chow, Wing Yee, Cybelle Smith, Glynis MacMillan and Colin Phillips. 2013. Argument Identity Impacts Predictions Faster than Argument Roles. Poster presented at the 26th annual CUNY Human Sentence Processing Conference, Columbia, SC.

Smith, Cybelle. 2012. Intonational Cues to Interrogative Intent in African American English. Oral presentation at the LSA Annual Meeting, Portland, OR.

Smith, Cybelle. 2011. The Intonational Phonology of Yes-No Questions in African American Vernacular English. Oral presentation at New Ways of Analyzing Variation, Georgetown University, Washington, D.C.