Research interest: Creating coherence in the visual modality
- Referential cohesion in American Sign Language.
- Acquisition of discourse structure in hearing and deaf learners of American Sign Language.
- The role of gesture in discourse and narratives.
- Frederiksen, Anne Therese (2017). Separating Viewpoint from Mode of Representation in Iconic Co-Speech Gestures: Insights from Danish Narratives. Language and Cognition, 1-32. doi:10.1017/langcog.2016.35
- Frederiksen, Anne Therese and Rachel I. Mayberry (2016). Who’s on First? Investigating the Referential Hierarchy in Simple Native ASL Narratives. Lingua, 180, 49-68. doi.org/10.1016/j.lingua.2016.03.007
- Frederiksen, Anne Therese and Rachel I. Mayberry (2017). Pronouns don’t (only) point: Investigating sensitivity to space and saliency in anaphor choice in American Sign Language. Poster presentation at the 30th CUNY Conference on Human Sentence Processing, Cambridge, MA., March 30 – April 1
- Frederiksen, Anne Therese and Rachel I. Mayberry (2017). Pronominalizing Subjects: Referentially Empty Pronouns in ASL. Presentation at the workshop on Anaphora Resolution in Sign and Spoken Languages (ARISAS), Göttingen, February 20-21.
- Frederiksen, Anne Therese and Rachel I. Mayberry (2015). Development of L1 reference tracking after childhood: Knowing the pieces but not where they fit in the puzzle. Presentation at the 2nd International Conference on Sign Language Acquisition, Amsterdam, July 1-3.
- McNeill Lab. Center for Gesture and Speech Research, University of Chicago
- Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics Nijmegen
- University of Copenhagen Linguistics Department
Contact InformationAnne Therese Frederiksen
UCSD Linguistics Department
9500 Gilman Drive
La Jolla, CA 92093-0108