Publications

  • Gračanin-Yuksek, M., Lago, S., Şafak, D. F., Demir, O., & Kırkıcı, B. (submitted). The interaction of contextual and syntactic information in the processing of Turkish anaphors.
  • Lago, S., & Felser, C. (submitted). Agreement attraction in native and non-native speakers of German.
  • Lago, S., Gračanin-Yuksek, M., Şafak, D. F., Demir, O., Kırkıcı, B. & Felser, C. (submitted). Straight from the horse's mouth: agreement attraction effects with Turkish possessors.
  • Lago, S., Sloggett, S., Schlueter, Z., Chow, W.Y., Williams, A., Lau, E., & Phillips, C. (in press). Coreference and antecedent representation across languages. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory, and Cognition. [pdf]
  • Jacob, G., Lago, S., & Patterson, C. (2016). L2 processing and memory retrieval: Some empirical and conceptual challenges. Commentary on Ian Cunnings’ keynote article entitled “Parsing and working memory in bilingual sentence processing”. Bilingualism: Language and Cognition. [pdf]
  • Marijuan, S., Lago, S., & Sanz, C. (2016). Can English-Spanish emerging bilinguals use agreement morphology to overcome word order bias? In Tyler, A. E., Ortega, L., & Uno, M. (Eds.). Usage-based approaches to language, language learning, and multilingualism. Washington, DC: Georgetown University Press. [pdf]
  • Lago, S., Shalom, D., Sigman, M., Lau, E., & Phillips, C. (2015). Agreement attraction in Spanish comprehension. Journal of Memory and Language, 82, 133–149. [pdf]
  • Parker, D., Lago, S., & Phillips, C. (2015). Interference in the processing of adjunct control. Frontiers in Psychology, 6:1346. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2015.01346 [link]
  • Lago, S., Scharinger, M., Kronrod, Y., & Idsardi, W. (2015). Categorical effects in fricative perception are reflected in cortical source information. Brain and Language, 143, 52–58. [pdf]
  • Chow, W.Y., Lago, S., Barrios, S., Parker, D., Morini, G., & Lau, E. (2014). Additive Effects of Repetition and Predictability during Comprehension: Evidence from Event-Related Potentials. PLoS ONE, 9,6, 1–11. [link]
  • Muñoz Perez, C., & Lago, S. (2012). An asymmetry in the production of relative clauses: a study in Argentinian Spanish. Revista Virtual de Estudos da Linguagem, 10,18, 64–83.

Invited Talks

  • Lago, S. (2016). Grammar in the multilingual mind. Talk at Universität Mannheim, Mannheim, September 12.
  • Lago, S. (2015). N400 semantic effects during pronoun resolution. Talk at University of Maryland, College Park, March 13.
  • Lago, S. (2013). Back to the Future: memory and prediction in sentence comprehension. Talk at Instituto de Ciencias Humanas, Sociales y Ambientales, Mendoza, August 12.
  • Lago, S. (2012). Memory and interference: number attraction in Spanish. Talk at Laboratorio de Biología del Comportamiento, Buenos Aires, July 25.
  • Lago, S. (2012). Frequency effects in pronoun processing. Talk at Laboratorio de Neurociencia Integrativa, Buenos Aires, July 23.
  • Parker, D., Lago, S., & Phillips, C. (2012). When subjects go missing: Antecedent retrieval in adjunct control. Talk at the workshop "Where is c-command? Relational structure in parsing long-distance dependencies", University of Massachusetts, Amherst. May 16.
  • Lago, S. (2010). Agreement errors in Argentinian Spanish. Talk at University of Buenos Aires Linguistics Institute, Buenos Aires, July 7.

Conferences

2017

  • Lago, S., Gračanin-Yuksek, M., Şafak, D. F., Demir, O., Kırkıcı, B. Anaphor interpretation in Turkish heritage speakers. Poster at International Symposium on Bilingualism, Limerick, Ireland, June 11-15.
  • Lago, S., Gračanin-Yuksek, M., Şafak, D. F., Demir, O., Kırkıcı, B. Contextual and syntactic information jointly affect the processing of Turkish anaphors. Poster at CUNY, Cambridge, Massachusetts, March 30-April 1.

2016

  • Lago, S., Gracanin Yuksek, M., Şafak, D., Demir, O., Kırkıcı, B. & Felser, C. Agreement attraction in Turkish. Poster at AMLaP, Bilbao, Spain, September 1-3.
  • Stutter, A., Lago, S., & Felser, C. Sensitivity to agreement errors in an L3: evidence of combined L1 and L2 influence. Presentation at the 10th International Conference on Multilingualism and Third Language Acquisition, Vienna, Austria, September 1-3.
  • Stutter Garcia, A., & Lago, S.. The role of native and non-native grammars in multilingual sentence processing. Talk at the Workshop on Sentence Processing in Multilingual and Other Less Commonly Studied Populations, Potsdam, Germany, August 4-5.
  • Lago, S., Gracanin Yuksek, M., Şafak, D., Demir, O., Kırkıcı, B. & Felser, C. Straight from the horse's mouth: agreement attraction effects with Turkish possessors. Poster at the Workshop on Sentence Processing in Multilingual and Other Less Commonly Studied Populations, Potsdam, Germany, August 4-5.
  • Lago, S., Stutter, A. & Felser, C. Cross-linguistic variation in sensitivity to grammatical errors: evidence from multilingual speakers. Poster at CUNY, Gainesville, Florida, March 3-5, 2016.

2015

  • Lago, S., & Felser, C. Agreement attraction in native and non-native speakers of German. Poster at 9th Morphological Processing Conference, Potsdam, Germany, June 18–20.
  • Lago, S., Namyst, A. & Lau, E. N400 semantic expectation effects provide evidence for rapid pronoun resolution. Talk at CUNY, Los Angeles, California, March 19–21.
  • Lago, S., & Felser, C. Computation of number agreement in native and non-native speakers of German. Poster presented at CUNY, Los Angeles, California, March 19– 21.

2014

  • Lago, S., Sloggett, S., Schlueter, Z., Chow, W.Y., Lau, E., & Phillips, C. Does pronoun processing vary across languages? Poster at AMLaP, Edinburgh, UK, September 3–6.
  • Marijuan, S., Lago, S., & Sanz, C. Agreement morphology, the word order bias and working memory in English-Spanish emerging bilinguals. Talk at EUROSLA, York, September 3–6.
  • Marijuan, S., Lago, S., & Sanz, C. Can English-Spanish emerging bilinguals use agreement morphology to overcome word order bias? Paper at GURT, Washington D.C., March 14–16.
  • Lago, S., Shalom, D., Sigman, M., Lau, E., & Phillips, C. Yo pienso, tu piensas: Cross-linguistic attraction effects in agreement comprehension. Poster at CUNY, Columbus, Ohio, March 13–15.
  • Marijuan, S., Lago, S. & Sanz, C. Can English-Spanish emerging bilinguals use agreement morphology to overcome word order bias? Talk at GURT, Washington, Maryland, March 14–16.

2013

  • Marijuan, S., & Lago, S. (Dis)agreement can help overcoming the word order bias in L2 Spanish: accuracy and timing evidence. Talk at Second Language Research Forum, Provo, Utah, October 31–November 1.
  • Lago, S., Chow, W.Y., Barrios, S., Parker, D., Morini, G., & Lau, E. Long-term memory effects in the N400 during sentence processing: evidence from a novel recognition memory-sentence comprehension paradigm. Poster at the annual CNS meeting, San Francisco, California, April 13–16.
  • Lago, S., Sloggett, S., Chow, W.Y., & Phillips, C. What types of lexical information are reaccessed during pronoun processing? Poster at CUNY, Columbia, South Carolina, March 14–16.

2012

  • Parker, D., Lago, S., & Phillips, C. Retrieval Interference in the Resolution of Anaphoric PRO. Talk at the GLOW Satellite workshop "Timing and Grammar", Universität Potsdam, Germany, March 27.
  • Parker, D., Lago, S., & Phillips, C. Retrieval Interference in the Resolution of Anaphoric PRO. Poster at CUNY, New York, March 14–16.

2011

  • Lago, S., Alcocer, P., & Phillips, C. Agreement attraction in Spanish: Immediate vs. Delayed sensitivity. Poster at CUNY, Stanford, California, March 24–26.
  • Lago, S., Chow, W.Y., & Phillips, C. Word frequency affects pronouns and antecedents identically: Distributional Evidence. Talk at CUNY, Stanford, California, March 24–26.

2010

  • Lago, S., Kronrod, Y., Scharinger, M., & Idsardi, W. Categorical perception of /s/ and /ʃ/? An MMN study. Poster at Neurobiology of Language Conference. San Diego, California, November 11–12.