[PLing] 1st Vienna Workshop Language Learning, Music and the Brain

Susanne Reiterer susanne.reiterer at univie.ac.at
Sat Jun 28 02:09:40 CEST 2014

Dear subscribers of the PLING LIST,

I would like to send out the following reminder:

1st VIENNA Workshop on "Language Learning, Music and the Brain",
1. July (Tues) 9:45-18:00. (Details below)
URL: http://fdz-sprachen.univie.ac.at/

Location: ROM14 seminar hall at Romanistik, first floor,
Campus (altes AKH) between court 8.4 and 9.1 (3G-01), entrance via 8.4.

09:45 – 10:00
Introduction (Susanne Reiterer, Sprachlehr/-lernforschung, Vienna)
10:00 – 11:30 (first keynote lecture)
“Musical ability and music learning from a neuro-cognitive perspective:
results from attendant research investigating German school children” -
 invited guest speakers: Annemarie Seither-Preisler, Psychology, Univ. of
Graz together with  Peter Schneider, Brain Research, Univ. of Heidelberg

11:30 – 11:45   short first coffee break

11:50 – 12:50   (second keynote lecture)
“Brain anatomy related to language and music Learning” (1st talk) and
“Specific musical Anhedonia – individual differences in musical versus
monetary reward responsiveness” (2nd talk) – invited guest speaker:
Antoni Rodriguez-Fornells, University of Barcelona & Bellvitge Hostpital

12:50 – 13:30        “Language learning aptitude, its neuro-cognitive
and relationship to musicality:  introduction to project results and
poster presentations”  Susanne Reiterer, Sprachlehr/-lernforschung, Univ.
of Vienna
13:30 – 14:00   “Music, Noise and Timbre - Studies in Auditory Perception:
introduction to the poster presentations of the Department for Systematic
Musicology”  Christoph Reuter, Musicology Department, Univ. of Vienna

14:00 – 14:30
Stage transformation:
1. serving and opening of "Buffet”
2. “Room
Reorganisation” for poster presentations

14:30/15:00 – 18:00   Big Poster Session Afternoon:
informal discussions at the posters and interactions with the invited
speakers and poster presenters, accompanied by buffet, coffee & cake.

18:00        Removal of buffet and Poster walls, closing.

Ass. Prof. Susanne Maria Reiterer, PhD
University of Vienna,
"Sprachlehr/Lernforschung" (SLLF)
Unit for Language Learning and Teaching Research at the Faculty of
Philological and Cultural Studies & Centre for Teacher Education. 
Spitalgasse 2-4, court 8, 1090-Vienna, Austria
Tel.: 0043-1-4277-45202
Fax.: 0043-1-4277-9452
Susanne.Reiterer at univie.ac.at;

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