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Sendy Caffarra

Sendy Caffarra

Postdoctoral Researcher

reading learning, sentence comprehension, gender agreement processing, ERPs

E-Mail: s.caffarra@bcbl.eu
Tel.: +34 943 309 300 (Ext. 226)

Publications

  • Caffarra, S., & Martin, C.D., ( In Press ) Not all errors are the same: ERP sensitivity to error typicality in foreign accented speech perception. Cortex.
  • Caffarra, S., Michell, E., & Martin, C.D., ( In Press ) The impact of foreign accent on irony interpretation. Plos One. Doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0200939
  • Antzaka, A., Martin, C.D., Caffarra, S., Schlöffel, S., Carreiras, M., & Lallier, M., ( 2018 ) The effect of orthographic depth on letter string processing: The case of visual attention span and rapid automatized naming. Reading and Writing, 31 (3):583-605. Doi: 10.1007/s11145-017-9799-0.
  • Wolpert, M., Mancini, S., & Caffarra, S., ( 2017 ) Addressee Identity and Morphosyntactic Processing in Basque Allocutive Agreement. Frontiers in Psychology, 8, 1439. Doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2017.01439.
  • Molinaro, N., Giannelli, F., Caffarra, S., & Martin, C.D., ( 2017 ) Hierarchical levels of representation in language prediction: The influence of first language acquisition in highly proficient bilinguals. Cognition, 164, 61-73. Doi: 10.1016/j.cognition.2017.03.012
  • Siyanova-Chanturia, A., Conklin, K., Caffarra, S., Kaan, E., & van Heuven, W., ( 2017 ) Representation and processing of multi-word expressions in the brain. Brain and Language, 175, 111-122. Doi: 10.1016/j.bandl.2017.10.004
  • Caffarra, S., Barber, H., Molinaro, N., & Carreiras, M., ( 2017 ) When the end matters: influence of gender cues during agreement computation in bilinguals. Language, Cognition and Neuroscience, 32:9, 1069-1085. Doi: 10.1080/23273798.2017.1283426.
  • Caffarra, S., Martin, C.D., Lizarazu, M., Lallier, M., Zarraga, A., Molinaro, N. & Carreiras, M., ( 2017 ) Word and object recognition during reading acquisition: MEG evidence. Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, 24, 21–32. Doi: 10.1016/j.dcn.2017.01.002
  • Caffarra, S., Zimnukhova, S., & Mancini, S., ( 2016 ) What usage can do: The effect of language dominance on simultaneous bilinguals’ morphosyntactic processing. Linguistics Vanguard, 2, 43-53. Doi: 10.1515/lingvan-2016-0020.
  • Caffarra, S., & Barber, H., ( 2015 ) Does the ending matter? The role of gender-to-ending consistency in sentence reading. Brain Research, 1605, 83-92. doi: 10.1016/j.brainres.2015.02.018.
  • Caffarra, S., Siyanova-Chanturia, A., Pesciarelli, F., Vespignani, F., & Cacciari, C., ( 2015 ) Is the noun ending a cue to grammatical gender processing? An ERP study on sentences in Italian. Psychophysiology, 52, 1019-1030. Doi: 10.1111/psyp.12429.
  • Molinaro, N., Barber, H.A., Caffarra, S., & Carreiras, M., ( 2015 ) On the left anterior negativity (LAN): The case of morphosyntactic agreement. Cortex, 66, 156-159. doi: 10.1016/j.cortex.2014.06.009.
  • Caffarra, S., Molinaro, N., Davidson, D. J., & Carreiras, M., ( 2015 ) Second language syntactic processing revealed through event-related potentials: an empirical review. Neuroscience & Biobehavioral Reviews, 51, 31–47. doi: 10.1016/j.neubiorev.2015.01.010.
  • Caffarra, S., Janssen, N., & Barber, H., ( 2014 ) Two sides of gender: ERP evidence for the presence of two routes during gender agreement processing. Neuropsychologia, 63, 124-134. doi: 10.1016/j.neuropsychologia.2014.08.016.
  • Caffarra, S., Pesciarelli, F., & Cacciari, C. , ( 2013 ) The interaction between language and visual spatial attention systems in grammatical gender processing. An N2pc study. Cognitive Neuroscience, 4, (3-4), 217-224. DOI: 10.1080/17588928.2013.823392.
  • Galante, E., Gazzi, L., Caffarra, S., ( 2011 ) Psychological Activities in Neurorehabilitation: from Research to Clinical Practice. Giornale Italiano di Medicina del Lavoro ed Ergonomia. Supplemento A, 33(1), A19-A28.