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Papers in refereed Journals:

  1. Sabourin, L., Brien, C., & Burkholder, M. (2014). The effect of age of L2 acquisition on the organization of the bilingual lexicon: Evidence from masked priming. Bilingualism: Language and Cognition. Available Online December 2013
  2. Tremblay, M-C., & Sabourin, L. (2012). Comparing the behavioural discrimination abilities of monolinguals, bilinguals and multilinguals. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 132(5), 3465-3474.
  3. Sabourin, L. (2009). Neuroimaging and second language research. Second Language Research, 25(1), 5-11.
  4. Sabourin, L. & Stowe, L. (2008). Second language processing: When are L1 and L2 processed similarly. Second Language Research, 24(3): 397-430.
  5. Sabourin, L. (2006). Does the “Shallow-Structures” proposal account for qualitative differences in L1 and L2 processing. Journal of Applied Psycholinguistics. 27(1): 81-84.
  6. Sabourin, L., Stowe, L.A., & de Haan, G.J. (2006). Transfer Effects in Learning an L2 Grammatical Gender System. Second Language Research. 22(1):1-29.
  7. Stowe, L.A., Sabourin, L. (2005). Imaging the Processing of a Second Language: Effects of Maturation and Proficiency on the Neural Processes Involved. International Review of Applied Linguistics in Language Teaching. 43(4):329-353.
  8. Sabourin, L., & Stowe, L. A. (2004). Memory effects in syntactic ERP tasks. Brain & Cognition. 55, 392-395.

 

Invited Commentaries in refereed journals

1.     Sabourin, L. (2006). Does the “shallow-structures” proposal account for qualitative differences in L1 and L2 processing. Journal of Applied Psycholinguistics. 27 (1), 81-84

Refereed chapters in Books:

 

  1. Sabourin, L., Brien, C., Tremblay, M-C. (2013). Electrophysiology of Second Language Processing: The Past, Present and Future. In María del Pilar García Mayo, M. Junkal Gutierrez-Mangado & María Martínez Adrián (Eds.) Contemporary Approaches to Second Language Acquisition. John Benjamin, 221-242. This book won the 2014 book award from the Spanish Association of Applied Linguistics.
  2. Sabourin, L. & Haverkort, M. (2003). Neural substrates of representation and processing of a second language. In van Hout, Roeland, Aafke Hulk, Folkert Kuiken and Richard J. Towell (eds.), The Lexicon–Syntax Interface in Second Language Acquisition. pp. 175–195. Amsterdam: John Benjamins

 

Non-refereed chapters in Books:

 

  1. Neville, H., Andersson, A., Bagdade, O., Bell, T., Currin, J., Fanning, J., Heidenreich, L., Klein, S., Lauinger, B., Pakulak, E., Paulsen, D., Sabourin, L., Stevens, C., Sundborg, S. & Yamada, Y. (2009). How can musical training improve cognition. In S. Dehaene & C. Petit (Eds.). The Origins of Human Dialog: Speech and Music, Odile Jacob, Paris, 277-290.
  2. Neville, H., Andersson, A., Bagdade, O., Bell, T., Currin, J., Fanning, J., Klein, S., Lauinger, B., Pakulak, E., Paulsen, D., Sabourin, L., Stevens, C., Sundborg, S. & Yamada, Y. (2008). Effects of music training on brain and cognitive development in under-privileged 3- to 5-year-old children: Preliminary results. In C. Asbury & B. Rich (Eds.). Learning, Arts and the Brain. Organized by M. Gazzaniga. Dana Press; New York, 105-116.
  3. Sabourin, L., &  Stowe, L.A. (2008). Neurobiology of Language Learning. In B. Spolsky and F.M. Hult (eds), Handbook of Educational Linguistics, 27-37.

Abstracts and/or papers read

 

  1. Vinerte, S., & Sabourin, L. (September 2014). The earlier the better? Bilingual cognitive control and age of acquisition. Posted presented at AMLaP, Edinburgh, Scotland.
  2. Sabourin, L., Leclerc, J-C., Burkholder, M., & Brien, C. (May 2014). Bilingual lexical organization: Is there a sensitive period? Presented at the Canadian Linguistics Association Annual Meeing, St. Catherines, Ontario, Canada.
  3. Brien, C. & Sabourin, L. (May 2014). Age of acquisition of L2 has a greater influence on L1 metalinguistic awareness than proficiency. Poster presented at the Canadian Linguistics Association Annual Meeting , St. Catherines, Ontario, Canada.
  4. Burkholder, M., Sabourin, L., Brien, C., & Kutlu, A. (October 2013). Age of acquisition and the bilingual lexicon: Behavioural and neurophysiological approaches. Poster presented at International Conference on Multilingualism: Linguistic Challenges and Neurocognitive Mechanisms, Montreal, Canada.
  5. Sabourin, L., Burkholder, M., & Brien, C. (August 2013). The bilingual mental lexicon: A behavioural and ERP investigation. Presented at the Workshop on Neurobilingualism, Groningen, The Netherlands.
  6. Vinerte, S., & Sabourin, L. (May 2013). Effects of bilingualism on cognitive control in Stroop and ANT tasks. Poster presented at the International Workshop on Bilingualism and Cognitive Control, Krakow, Poland. Poster won 3rd place in the poster contest.
  7. Sabourin, L., Burkholder, M., & Brien, C. (March 2013). The effect of age of L2 acquisition on the organization of the bilingual lexicon: Evidence from masked priming. Presented at the International Symposium on Psycholinguistics, Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain.
  8. Brien, C. & Sabourin, L. (March 2013). Neuro-imaging evidence of L2 Effects on L1 Ambiguity Resolution. Poster presented at the International Symposium on Psycholinguistics, Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain.
  9. Vinerte, S. & Sabourin, L. (March 2013). Effects of cognitive control on second language processing. Poster presented at the International Symposium on Psycholinguistics, Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain.
  10. Awad, T., Breau-Godwin, S., Lagacé, J., Jutras, B., Sharma, M., & Sabourin, L. (October 2012). Exploratory electrophysiological measures with the Test de Phrases dans le Bruit (TPB). Poster presented at the 15th Annual Conference of the Canadian Academy of Audiology, Ottawa, Canada.
  11. Burkholder, M., Brien, C., & Sabourin, L. (September 2011). Proficiency effects on the organization of the bilingual lexicon. Poster presented at the Workshop on Bilingualism, Aix-en Provence, France.
  12. Brien, C. & Sabourin, L. (September 2011). Second language effects on ambiguity resolution in the first language. Paper presented at the European Second Language Acquisition Conference, Stockholm, Sweden.
  13. Tremblay, M-C. & Sabourin, L. (September 2011). The effect of age and context of L2 acquisition on perceptual abilities: Evidence from behavioural and neurophysiological discrimination of a foreign contrast. Paper presented at the European Second Language Acquisition Conference, Stockholm, Sweden.
  14. Sabourin, L. & Brien, C. (October 2010). The bilingual mental lexicon: Masked priming evidence for shared lexicons. Poster presented at the Donostia Workshop on Neurobilingualism, San Sebastian, Spain.
  15. Brien, C. & Sabourin, L. (October 2010). The effects of age of L2 acquisition on ambiguity resolution. Poster presented at the Donostia Workshop on Neurobilingualism, San Sebastian, Spain.
  16. Tremblay, M-C. & Sabourin, L. (September 2010). Behavioural and electrophysiological discrimination of non-native contrasts by more and less experienced language learners. Paper presented at the European Second Language Acquisition Conference, Reggio Emilia, Italy.
  17. Tremblay, M-C. & Sabourin, L. (May 2010). More is more: Behavioural and neurophysiological discrimination of non-native contrasts by monolinguals, bilinguals, and multilinguals. Paper presented at the Canadian Linguistics Association, Montreal.
  18. Mah, R., Tremblay, M-C., & Sabourin, L. (May 2010). Multilingualism and speech perception advantages: Effects of language learning experience on processing native contrasts. Poster presented at the Canadian Linguistics Association, Montreal.
  19. Sabourin, L. & Brien, C. (April 2010). Lexical processing in bilingual brains: Translation equivalents. Poster presented at the Cognitive Neuroscience Society annual meeting, Montreal, Canada.
  20. Tremblay, M-C. & Sabourin, L. (September 2009). Comparing the perceptual abilities of monolinguals, bilinguals and multilinguals: Methodological issues. Paper presented at the 3rd Language Conference, Bolzano, Italy.
  21. Sabourin, L., Brien, C.,Lamontagne, J., & Sagae, S. (September 2009). Lexical Processing in Bilinguals: The Case of Priming Translation Equivalents. Poster presented at the European Second Language Acquisition Conference, Cork, Ireland.
  22. Sabourin, L., Werker, J.F., Bosch, L. & Sebastian-Galles, N. (May 2009). The effect of vowel similarity on speech perception: Evidence from monolingual infants. Paper presented at the Canadian Linguistics Association annual meeting, Ottawa, Canada.
  23. Yamada, Y., Stevens, C., Sabourin, L., Klein, S., Dow, M. & Neville, H.J. (May 2008). Changes in cortical activations during visual letter processing during a kindergarten year: an fMRI study. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Neuroscience Society, San Francisco, CA.
  24. Sabourin, L. & Stowe, L.A. (May 2007). L2 Processing of Dutch Grammatical Gender: When does L1 help L2? Paper presented at ISB6 (International Symposium on Bilingualism), Hamburg, Germany.
  25. Yamada, Y., Sabourin, L., Klein, S., Dow, M. & Neville, H.J. (May 2007). Differential Cortical Activations During Visual Letter Processing in Five-Year-Old Children and Adults: An fMRI Study. Poster presented at the Annual meeting of the Cognitive Neuroscience Society, New York, NY.
  26. Sabourin, L., Pakulak, E., Paulsen, D.J., Fanning, J.L. & Neville, H.J. (May 2007). The Effects of Age, Language Proficiency and SES on ERP Indices of Syntactic Processing in Children. Poster presented at the Annual meeting of the Cognitive Neuroscience Society, New York, NY.
  27. Sabourin, L. & Stowe, L.A. (April 2006). Second language processing: A systematic comparison of two construction types. Poster presented at the Annual meeting of the Cognitive Neuroscience Society, San Francisco, CA.
  28. Sabourin, L. & Werker, J.F. (April 2005). Using the MMN to investigate vowel discrimination abilities in 8-month old infants. Poster presented at the Annual meeting of the Cognitive Neuroscience Society, New York, N.Y.
  29. Sabourin, L. & Werker, J.F. (June 2004). Vowel perception at 8 months: Behavioural and ERP measures. Paper presented at the Brain, Behaviour and Cognitive Science Society of Canada, St. Johns, Canada.
  30. Sabourin, L. & Werker, J.F. (October 2003). Perceiving vowels in a crowded vowel space. Poster presented at the Cognitive Development Society, Park City, Utah.
  31. Sabourin, L., Stowe, L.A. & de Haan, G. J. (September 2003). Linguistic Vs. Non-Linguistic Strategies in SLA. Paper presented at European Second Language Association (EUROSLA 13), Edinburgh, Scotland.
  32. Sabourin, L. & Stowe, L.A. (June 2003). Memory Effects in Syntactic ERP Tasks. Poster presented at TENNET, Montreal, Canada.
  33. Sabourin, L. (April 2002). SLA research and neuroimaging: Knowledge vs. processing. Poster presented at GASLA 6 (Generative Approaches to Second Language Acquisition), Ottawa, Canada.
  34. Sabourin, L. (January 2002). UG and the L2 Processing of Grammatical Gender. Paper presented at LSA (Linguistic Society of America), San Francisco.
  35. Sabourin, L. (September 2001). L2 Grammatical Gender: An Event-Related Potentials (ERP) Study. Presented at EUROSLA 11, Paderborn, Germany.
  36. Bot, K. de, Haverkort, M. & Sabourin, L. (September 2001). Neuroimaging in SLA research. A workshop presentation at EUROSLA 11, Paderborn, Germany. [Also presented in Dutch at the ANELA study day in Utrecht, The Netherlands, May 2002]
  37. Sabourin, L. (August 2001). The Second Language Processing of Grammatical Gender: An ERP study. Presented at LACUS (Linguistic Association of Canada and the United States), Montreal, Canada.
  38. Sabourin, L., Stowe, L.A., & de Haan, G. (July 2001). ERPs and Advanced Second Language Processing. Poster presentation at NBL (Neurological Basis of Language), Groningen, The Netherlands.
  39. Sabourin, L. (February 2001). L2 Judgments on Grammatical Gender Agreement. Presented at the TIN-dag 2001, Utrecht, The Netherlands.
  40. Sabourin, L. & Haverkort, M. (October 2000). Second language processing and the role of the language module. Poster presented at the Second International Conference of the Mental Lexicon, Montreal, Canada.
  41. Sabourin, L. (June 2000). How is grammatical gender processed? Presented at TABU-Day 2000, University of Groningen, The Netherlands.
  42. Sabourin, L. (January 1998). The interaction of morphological complexity with synonymic and antonymic relatedness. Presented at Languaging Conference, University of North Texas, Denton, Texas.
  43. Sabourin, L. (October 1997). Interaction of morphological complexity with synonymic and antonymic relatedness. Presented at Alberta Conference of Linguistics (ACOL), Banff Springs Hotel, Banff, Alberta.
  44. Duffield, N., Sabourin, L., & Curtin, S. (October 1997).  [Develop[ment]] takes place even in [depart[ments]]: Theoretical implications of derivational morphology in SLA. Presented at  Second Language Research Forum (SLRF), Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan.
  45. Sabourin, L. (June 1997). Interaction of morphological and semantic processing: Antonymy and synonymy. Presented to International Mental Lexicon Meeting, University of Montreal and McGill University, Montreal, Quebec.

    Others: Invited Presentations

  1. Sabourin, L. (December 2010). Testing the bilingual mental lexicon: Methodological considerations. Keynote Presentation, Ottawa Conference for Linguistic Undergraduates.
  2. Sabourin, L. (November 2010). Using masked priming to investigate the organization of the bilingual mental lexicon. Colloquium Series Presentation, Linguistics Department, Carleton University.
  3. Sabourin, L. (March 2010). Intelligence and the language learning process. Discovery Lecture Series, Faculty of Arts, University of Ottawa.
  4. Sabourin, L. (February 2010). Lexical processing in monolinguals, bilinguals and second language learners. ILOB, University of Ottawa.
  5. Sabourin, L. (January 2010). Theoretical and empirical issues in L2 research. Workshop on Laboratory Techniques in Language Attrition Research, Groningen, The Netherlands.
  6. Sabourin, L. (April 2009). L1 and L2 sentence processing: Similarities and differences. Presented at the Workshop on First-Language Transfer in Second-Language Processing, Gainesville, Florida.
  7. Sabourin, L. (January 2008). Sentence processing in first and second language acquisition: What can ERPs tell us? Linguistics Colloquium University of Ottawa.
  8. Sabourin, L. (February 2006). Understanding L2 processing: What we can learn from ERPs? Presented at the Linguistics colloquium University of Oregon. Eugene, Oregon.
  9. Sabourin, L. (May 2004). Behavioural and ERP data: Studies of adult L2 grammar and infant speech perception. Presented at Monday MARCS Meetings, University of Western Sydney, Australia.
  10. Sabourin, L. (March 2004). Infants, ERPs and (hopefully) a MMN: Infant vowel perception. Presented at HFSP funded workshop on “Plasticity and Specificity in Developing Systems of the Brain”. Banff International Research Station, Canada.
  11. Sabourin, L. (March 2003). Processing gender in a second language. Presented at Acquiring Language Symposium, Groningen, The Netherlands.
  12. Sabourin, L. (March 2001). Grammatical Gender Agreement in L2 Processing. Presented in H. Clahsen’s research group, University of Essex.
  13. Haverkort, M. & Sabourin, L. (March 2001). A Complex Network Approach to Language: Neurological Representation and Interfaces. Invited presentation at the NWCL/LOT Expert Seminar entitled The Interface between Syntax and the Lexicon in Second Language Acquisition at the University of Amsterdam.