We will also stream this seminar via Zoom. For the link, please contact us:   Grace Lindsay Assistant Professor of Psychology and Data Science NYU   Modeling the neural mechanisms of attention in artificial neural networks   Countless behavioral studies have demonstrated how validly-cued visual attention can enhance performance on challenging tasks. Neural recordings […]

Dorothy Ahn Rutgers University   Minimizing the: deriving building blocks of definiteness   Definite expressions have been studied extensively in the semantics and pragmatics literature, with different division lines drawn between what goes in the lexical meaning of the expressions and what is derived from other conversational mechanisms. In this talk, I explore what empirical […]