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Editorial Work:

Hinterwimmer, Stefan & Petra Schumacher (eds.). 2017. Perspective Taking: A special collection of Glossa: a journal of general linguistics. Ubiquity Press.
Hinterwimmer, Stefan & Petra B. Schumacher (eds.). 2016. Special Collection: Perspective Taking. Ubiquity Press. Retrieved from https://www.glossa-journal.org/collections/special/perspective-taking/

Articles:

Schumacher, Petra B. 2019. Metonymy. In Chris Cummins & Napoleon Katsos (eds.), The Oxford Handbook of Experimental Semantics and Pragmatics, 316–330. Oxford: Oxford University Press. Retrieved from https://global.oup.com/academic/product/the-oxford-handbook-of-experimental-semantics-and-pragmatics-9780198791768?cc=de&lang=en&#
Schumacher, Petra B. 2019. Experimentelle Pragmatik. In Frank Liedtke & Astrid Tuchen (eds.), Handbuch Pragmatik, 113–121. J.B. Metzler. Retrieved from https://www.springer.com/us/book/9783476046239#aboutAuthors
Weiland-Breckle, Hanna & Petra Schumacher. 2018. A direct comparison of metonymic and metaphoric relations in adjective–noun pairs. Acta Linguistica Academica 65(2–3). 443–472. Retrieved from https://doi.org/10.1556/2062.2018.65.2-3.8
Weiland-Breckle, Hanna & Petra B. Schumacher. 2018. A direct comparison of metonymic and metaphoric relations in adjective–noun pairs. Acta Linguistica Academica 65(2–3). 443–472. Retrieved from https://akademiai.com/doi/10.1556/2062.2018.65.2-3.8
Gutzmann, Daniel, Petra B. Schumacher, Peter Gallmann, Mechthild Habermann & Manfred Krifka. 2018. Schnittstelle Semantik-Pragmatik. In Angelika Wöllstein (ed.), Grammatiktheorie und Empirie in der germanistischen Linguistik, 471–510. De Gruyter. Retrieved from https://www.degruyter.com/view/books/9783110490992/9783110490992-017/9783110490992-017.xml
Tomaszewicz, Barbara. 2018. Focus effects on quantifier domains in a visual verification task. Acta Linguistica Academica 65(2–3). 417–442. Retrieved from https://akademiai.com/toc/2062/current
Schumacher, Petra. 2018. On Type Composition and Agentivit. Theoretical Linguistics 44(1–2). 81–91. Retrieved from https://www.degruyter.com/view/j/thli.2018.44.issue-1-2/tl-2018-0007/tl-2018-0007.xml
Schumacher, Petra B. 2018. On type composition and agentivity. Theoretical Linguistics 44(1–2). 81–91. Retrieved from https://www.degruyter.com/view/j/thli.2018.44.issue-1-2/tl-2018-0007/tl-2018-0007.xml
Schumacher, Petra B., Patrick Brandt & Hanna Weiland-Breckle. 2018. Online processing of ‘real’ and ‘fake’: The cost of being too strong. In Elena Castroviejo, Louise McNally, & Galit Sassoon (eds.), Semantics of Gradability, Vagueness, and Scale Structure: Experimental Perspectives: Experimental Perspectives, 93–111. Springer.
Spalek, Alexandra Anna & Barbara Maria Tomaszewicz. 2018. Complement coercion in Polish and the role of selectional restrictions revealed in a self-paced reading study. In Rob Truswell (ed.). Presented at the Sinn und Bedeutung 21, University of Edinburgh. Retrieved from https://sites.google.com/site/sinnundbedeutung21/proceedings-preprints/Spalek_Tomaszewicz_SuB.pdf?attredirects=0&d=1
Fadlon, Julie, Galit W. Sassoon & Petra B. Schumacher. 2018. Discrete dimension accessibility in multidimensional concepts: The noun-adjective distinction. The Mental Lexicon 13(1). 105–142. DOI: https://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.1075/ml.17011.fad
Schumacher, Petra, Patrick Brandt & Hanna Weiland-Breckle. 2018. The Semantics of Gradability, Vagueness, and Scale Structure: Experimental Perspectives. In Elena Castroviejo, Louise McNally, & Galit Weidman Sassoon (eds.), Online Processing of ‘Real’ and ‘Fake’: The Cost of Being Too Strong, Vol. 4, 93–111. Heidelberg: Springer International Publishing. Retrieved from https://www.springer.com/it/book/9783319777900
Schumacher, Petra B., Patrick Brandt & Hanna Weiland-Breckle. 2018. Online Processing of “Real” and “Fake”: The Cost of Being Too Strong. In Elena Castroviejo, Louise McNally, & Weidman Sassoon Galit (eds.), The Semantics of Gradability, Vagueness, and Scale Structure: Experimental Perspectives, Vol. 4, 93–111. Springer International Publishing AG. Retrieved from https://www.springer.com/de/book/9783319777900
Augurzky, Petra, Oliver Bott, Wolfgang Sternefeld & Rolf Ulrich. 2017. Are all the triangles blue? – ERP evidence for the incremental processing of German quantifier restriction. Language and Cognition 9(4). 603–636. Retrieved from https://www.cambridge.org/core/journals/language-and-cognition/article/are-all-the-triangles-blue-erp-evidence-for-the-incremental-processing-of-german-quantifier-restriction/90520E8FFB9384797958A6CCF2C2C345
Schumacher, Petra & Eva M. Fernández. 2017. Semantic-Pragmatic Processing. In Helen Smith Cairns (ed.), The Handbook of Psycholinguistics, 392–410. Wiley-Blackwell.
Schumacher, Petra B. 2017. Semantic-Pragmatic Processing. In Eva M. Fernández & Helen Smith Cairns (eds.), The Handbook of Psycholinguistics, 392–410. Malden/Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell. Retrieved from https://www.wiley.com/en-gb/The+Handbook+of+Psycholinguistics-p-9781118829509
Weiland-Breckle, Hanna & Petra B. Schumacher. 2017. Artist-for-work metonymy. The Mental Lexicon 12(2). 219–233. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1075/ml.16014.wei
Schumacher, Petra. 2017. Semantic-Pragmatic Processing. In Eva M. Fernández & Helen M.I. Cairns (eds.), The Handbook of Psycholinguistics,. Malden/Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell.
Politzer-Ahles, Stephen, Jeffrey J. Holliday, Teresa Girolamo, Maria Spychalska & Kelly Harper Berkson. 2016. Is linguistic injustice a myth? A response to Hyland. Journal of Second Language Writing 34. 3–8. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jslw.2016.09.003
Tomaszewicz, Barbara & Roumyana Pancheva. 2016. Focus association and the scope of superlative -est. In Nadine Bade, Polina Berezovskaya, & Anthea Schöller (eds.) 748–760. Presented at the Sinn und Bedeutung 20, http://semanticsarchive.net/. Retrieved from http://semanticsarchive.net/sub2015/SeparateArticles/Tomaszewicz-Pancheva-SuB20.pdf
Spalek, Alexandra & Barbara Tomaszewicz. 2016. Reading times with complement coercion in Polish: The role of selectional restrictions. Presented at the Sinn und Bedeutung 21, University of Edinburgh.
Tucker, Daniel, Barbara Tomaszewicz & Alexis Wellwood. 2016, September. Decomposition and processing of negative adjectival comparatives. Poster presented at the Architectures and Mechanisms for Language Processing (AMLaP) 22, Bilbao, Spain.
Spychalska, Maria, Jarmo Kontinen & Markus Werning. 2016. Investigating scalar implicatures in a truth-value judgment task: Evidence from event-related brain potentials. Language, Cognition and Neuroscience 31(6). 817–840. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1080/23273798.2016.1161806
Sauerland, Uli & Petra B. Schumacher. 2016. Pragmatics: Theory and Experiment Growing Together. Linguistische Berichte 2016(245). 3–24. Retrieved from http://www.ingentaconnect.com/content/buske/lingber/2016/00002016/00000245/art00001
Tomaszewicz, Barbara & Roumyana Pancheva. 2016. Obligatory and optional focus association in sentence processing. In Fabienne Salfner & Uli Sauerland (eds.). Presented at the Trends in Experimental Pragmatics. Retrieved from http://www.xprag.de/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/TiXPrag-preproc.pdf
Tucker, Daniel, Barbara Tomaszewicz & Alexis Wellwood. 2016. Decomposition and processing of negative comparatives. In Elena Castroviejo-Miro, Galit Sassoon, & Louise McNally (eds.), The semantics of gradability, vagueness, and scale structure:  Experimental perspectives,. Springer.
Tomaszewicz, Barbara. 2016. Relative readings of superlatives: scope or focus? In Sarah D’Antonio, Mary Moroney, & Carol Rose Little (eds.) 452–470. Presented at the 25th Semantics and Linguistic Theory Conference, LSA and CLC Publications. DOI: https://doi.org/http://dx.doi.org/10.3765/salt.v25i0.3126
Schumacher, Petra B. 2015. Metonymie und Text. In Maximilian Mengeringhaus & Kathrin Schuchmann (eds.), Schliff Literaturzeitschrift N°3, 153–161. Düsseldorf: Edition Virgines.

Talks:

Rees, Alice, Lewis Bott & Petra Schumacher. 2019, June. Event-related potentials in pragmatic priming. Presented at the The 8th Experimental Pragmatics conference, University of Edinburgh.
Schumacher, Petra, Jenny Knowles, Andrea Krott & Steven Frisson. 2018, September. Processing Of Ad Hoc Metonymy: Evidence From Co-Registration Of Eye Movements And Erps. Presented at the AMLaP 2018, Humboldt Universität, Berlin. Retrieved from https://amor.cms.hu-berlin.de/~knoeferp/AMLaP2018/Program_files/AMLaP2018_proceedings.pdf
Fuchs, Melanie & Petra Schumacher. 2018, March. Neural correlates of attentional (re-)orientation: The case of German demonstratives. Presented at the 31st Annual CUNY Sentence Processing Conference, UCDavis, University of California. Retrieved from https://ucdavis.app.box.com/s/gxh3bz554mredu7pwyhmow0z7jz3j35q
Zappoli, Alessandra, Francesco Vespignani, Stefan Baumann, Martine Grice & Petra Schumacher. 2018, March. The relation between prosodic and referential structure: The processing of German pitch accents by  Italian learners of German. Presented at the 40th Annual Meeting of the German Linguistic Society (DGfS), University of Stuttgart. Retrieved from https://www.dgfs2018.uni-stuttgart.de/arbeitsgruppen/ag-2/AG02-Zappoli-et-al.pdf
Baumann, Stefan, Klaus von Heusinger & Petra Schumacher. 2018, March. The relation between prosodic and referential structure: Introduction: Prosody and referential structure. Presented at the 40th Annual Meeting of the German Linguistic Society (DGfS), University of Stuttgart. Retrieved from http://idsl1.phil-fak.uni-koeln.de/sites/IDSLI/dozentenseiten/Heusinger/Konferenzen/Praesentationen_DGfS_2018/Intro-AG02-07mrz.pdf
Schumacher, Petra. 2017, October. Do different types of cognitive effects reflect the diachronic stage of use conditions? Presented at the Meaning in FLUX 2017, Yale University. Retrieved from https://ling.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Meaning%20in%20Flux%20abstracts.pdf
Spychalska, Maria. 2017, September. Neurocognitive evidence in the semantics-pragmatics interface debate: The case of implicatures. Presented at the Fourth Philosophy of Language and Mind Conference (PLM4), Bochum. Retrieved from http://www.ruhr-uni-bochum.de/mam/phil-lang/content/plm_program_and_abstracts_04_09_2017.pdf
Schumacher, Petra. 2017, June. A neurocognitive perspective on compositionality. Presented at the Workshop “Revising formal semantic and pragmatic theories from a neurocognitive perspective”, Ruhr-University Bochum. Retrieved from http://www.ruhr-uni-bochum.de/phil-lang/revising/program
Spychalska, Maria. 2017, June. Speaker’s competence, hearer’s prediction, and the processing of scalar implicatures. Presented at the Workshop “Revising formal semantic and pragmatic theories from a neurocognitive perspective”, Ruhr-University Bochum. Retrieved from http://www.ruhr-uni-bochum.de/mam/phil-lang/images/abstracts.pdf
Dimitrova, Diana, Brian McElree & Petra Schumacher. 2017, June. Speed an accuracy trade-off and their link to neural processes of meaning composition. Presented at the The 7th biennual Experimental Pragmatics Conference, KOMED Cologne. Retrieved from http://xprag2017.uni-koeln.de/sites/xprag2017/user_upload/DimitrovaMcElreeSchumacher.pdf
Tomaszewicz, Barbara & Petra Schumacher. 2017, March. Focus structures and the processing of discourse congruence. Presented at the The 30th Annual CUNY Conference on Human Sentence Processing 2017,  MIT, Cambridge MA.
Weiland-Breckle, Hanna & Petra B. Schumacher. 2017. Artist-for-work metonymy: Type clash or underspecification? The Mental Lexicon 12(2). 219–233. DOI: https://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.1075/ml.16014.wei
Fuchs, Melanie & Petra Schumacher. 2017, February. German preschoolers? comprehension of personal and demonstrative pronouns. Presented at the Sign Language in Göttingen, University of Göttingen.
Schumacher, Petra. 2017, February. The time course of anaphora resolution. Presented at the Sign Language in Göttingen, University of Göttingen.
Tomaszewicz, Barbara & Petra Schumacher. 2017, January. The effects of Focus Association and of Contextual Focus on Discourse Coherence. Presented at the Workshop “Cross-linguistic Pragmatics”, ZAS Berlin.
Schumacher, Petra. 2017. The time course anaphora resolution. Poster presented at the Anaphora Resolution in Sign and Spoken Languages - Theoretical and Experimental Dimensions, Göttingen. Retrieved from http://www.uni-goettingen.de/en/anaphora-resolution/546935.html
Schumacher, Petra & Melanie Fuchs. 2017. German preschoolers? : comprehension of personal and demonstrative pronouns. Presented at the Anaphora Resolution in Sign and Spoken Languages - Theoretical and Experimental Dimensions, Göttingen Graduate School of Humanities. Retrieved from http://www.uni-goettingen.de/en/anaphora-resolution/546935.html
Tomaszewicz, Barbara & Petra Schumacher. 2017. The effects of Focus Association and of Contextual Focus on Discourse Coherence. Presented at the Workshop “Cross-linguistic Pragmatics”, ZAS. Retrieved from http://www.xprag.de/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/TomaszewiczSchumacher.pdf
Tomaszewicz, Barbara. 2016, December. Focus effects on quantifier domains revealed in sentence processing. Presented at the Invited Talk. 12th European Conference on Formal Description of Slavic Languages (FDSL), Humboldt-University Berlin, Germany. Retrieved from http://www.fdsl2016.hu-berlin.de/Abstracts/tomaszewicz.pdf
Schumacher, Petra B. 2016, November. Online composition and reconceputalization. Presented at the Workshop on Word Meaning, University of the Basque Country, Vitoria-Gasteiz.
Tomaszewicz, Barbara. 2016, September. Quantity superlatives in Slavic. Presented at the Workshop ‘Most and more: Quantity superlatives across language’, University of Gothenburg.
Spalek, Alexandra & Barbara Tomaszewicz. 2016, September. Reading times with complement coercion in Polish: The role of selectional restrictions. Presented at the Sinn und Bedeutung 21, University of Edinburgh, Scotland. Retrieved from https://docs.google.com/viewer?a=v&pid=sites&srcid=ZGVmYXVsdGRvbWFpbnxzaW5udW5kYmVkZXV0dW5nMjF8Z3g6NzFmNWZiNjFhNzJmMmY2ZQ
Jasinskaja, Katja & Barbara Tomaszewicz. 2016, August. Dissociating the scalarity and additivity of EVEN – the case of ‘čak’ and ‘čak i’ in BCS. Presented at the 28th European Summer School in Logic, Language and Information (ESSLLI 2016), Bolzano-Bozen.
Spychalska, Maria, Viviana Haase, Jarmo Kontinen & Markus Werning. 2016, August. Processing affirmation and negation in contexts with unique or multiple alternatives. Presented at the 24th annual meeting of the European Society of Philosophy and Psychology (ESPP 2016), St Andrews, Scotland.
Spalek, Alexandra Anna & Barbara Tomaszewicz. 2016, August. Coercion in Polish versus English: On processing of complex lexical content. Presented at the Referential Semantics Workshop at ESSLLI 2016, Bolzano-Bozen.
Jasinskaja, Katja & Barbara Tomaszewicz. 2016, May. Dissociating the scalarity and additivity of EVEN – the case of ‘čak’ and ‘čak i’ in BCS. Presented at the Formal Approaches to Slavic Linguistics 25, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA.
Schumacher, Petra. 2016, May. Context as a guide for expectation and dynamic discourse construction. Presented at the Mayfest 2016, University of Maryland.
Spalek, Alexandra Anna & Barbara Tomaszewicz. 2016, April. Coercion in Polish versus English: On processing of complex lexical content. Presented at the Workshop  on Comparative Slavic Syntax and Semantics, University of Oslo.
Tomaszewicz, Barbara & Roumyana Pancheva. 2016, March. Obligatory and optional focus association in sentence processing. Presented at the The 29th Annual CUNY Conference on Human Sentence Processing 2016, University of Florida.
Tomaszewicz, Barbara & Roumyana Pancheva. 2016, February. Obligatory and optional focus association in sentence processing. Presented at the Psycholinguistics Lab Meeting, University of Southern California, CA, USA.
Brandt, Patrick & Petra B. Schumacher. 2016, February. Effects of repairing illegal argument structures. Presented at the Annual Conference of the German Linguistic Society (DGfS), Konstanz.
Spychalska, Maria, Viviana Haase, Jarmo Kontinen & Markus Werning. 2016. Processing affirmation and negation in contexts with unique or multiple alternatives. Presented at the Workshop on “Questions, Answers and Negation”, ZAS Berlin.
Tomaszewicz, Barbara. 2015, November. Focus association revealed in reading times. Presented at the Semantikzirkel at ZAS Berlin, ZAS Berlin.
Weiland-Breckle, Hanna & Petra Schumacher. 2015, September. The role of perspective in the processing of speaker’s meaning. Presented at the Workshop on “Experimental Pragmatics” at the 48th Annual Meeting of the Societas Linguistica Europaea (SLE 2015), Leiden University Centre for Linguistics (LUCL).
Frisson, Steve & Petra Schumacher. 2015, July. Eye-tracking the ham sandwich: The on-line processing of contextually instantiated metonymies. Presented at the Experimental Pragmatics 2015, University of Chicago.
Patterson, Clare & Petra Schumacher. 2015, July. Investigating the effects of pronoun type and thematic role information on pronoun resolution: Eye-tracking evidence. Presented at the Workshop ‘Demonstratives and Reference Tracking’, Universität zu Köln.
Schumacher, Petra. 2015, May. Processing vagueness: The online comprehension of adjective-noun combinations. Presented at the Gradability, Scale Structure, and Vagueness: Experimental Perspectives, Center for Social Sciences and Humanities of the Spanish National Research Council, Madriddrid.
Hinterwimmer, Stefan, Hanna Weiland & Petra Schumacher. 2015, March. Perspective taking: An introduction. Presented at the Annual Conference of the German Linguistic Society (DGfS) 2015, Leipzig.

Posters:

Tomaszewicz, Barbara & Petra Schumacher. 2019, June. World knowledge and the absolute-relative distinction in adjectives in offline and online processing. Poster presented at the The 8th Experimental Pragmatics conference, University of Edinburgh.
Frisson, Steven, Jenny Knowles, Andrea Krott & Petra Schumacher. 2019, June. The espresso left: Using eyes with brains - Co-registration of eye movements and ERPs during the processing of ad-hoc metonymies. Poster presented at the The 8th Experimental Pragmatics conference, University of Edinburgh. Retrieved from http://www.xprag2019.ppls.ed.ac.uk/abstracts/frisson.pdf
Dimitrova, Diana V. & Petra Schumacher. 2018, March. Attentional cueing in non-canonical OVS sentences in German. Poster presented at the 31st Annual CUNY Sentence Processing Conference, UCDavis, University of California. Retrieved from https://ucdavis.app.box.com/s/nwwbc9ifpl5qbknxv37oawptfm41z1r0
Göbel, Alexander. 2018, March. Pronouns at the right frontier: Discourse structure affects accessibility of final appositives. Poster presented at the 31st Annual CUNY Sentence Processing Conference, UCDavis, University of California. Retrieved from https://ucdavis.app.box.com/s/7xdku57b9t0u4mcl3yhmobo2bm23fpit
Bogner, Florian & Petra Schumacher. 2018, March. Incremental processing relies on underspecified morphosyntactic information. Poster presented at the 31st Annual CUNY Sentence Processing Conference, UCDavis, University of California.
Spychalska, Maria, Ludmila Reimer, Petra Schumacher & Markus Werning. 2017, June. Scalar implicatures in the context of full and partial information: Evidence from ERPs. Poster presented at the The 7th biennual Experimental Pragmatics Conference, KOMED Cologne. Retrieved from http://xprag2017.uni-koeln.de/sites/xprag2017/user_upload/SpychalskaReimerSchumacherWerning.pdf
Spychalska, Maria, Viviana Haase, Jarmo Kontinen & Markus Werning. 2016, August. Processing affirmation and negation in contexts with unique or multiple alternatives. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the Society for the Neurobiology of Language (SNL 2016), London, UK.
Tomaszewicz, Barbara. 2016, June. Focus associators only, even and most in sentence processing. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of XPrag.de 2016, Tübingen. Retrieved from http://www.xprag.de/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/xprag_meeting_tomaszewicz.pdf
Benz, Anton & Maria Spychalska. 2016, June. Complexity and Embedded Implicature. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of XPrag.de 2016, Tübingen. Retrieved from http://www.xprag.de/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/XPragDe16_abstract.pdf
Weiland-Breckle, Hanna & Petra Schumacher. 2016, June. The role of epistemic state in the processing of speaker’s meaning. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of XPrag.de 2016, Tübingen. Retrieved from http://www.xprag.de/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/Abstract_GreenLeaves.pdf
Spychalska, Maria, Ludmilla Roesch, Petra Schumacher, Kay Vogeley & Markus Werning. 2016, June. Scalar implicature and epistemic content. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of XPrag.de 2016, Tübingen. Retrieved from http://www.xprag.de/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/abstractXPRAGde2016.pdf
Tomaszewicz, Barbara & Roumyana Pancheva. 2016, January. Obligatory and optional focus association in sentence processing. Poster presented at the Workshop “Trends in Experimental Pragmatics-TiXPrag1”, ZAS Berlin.
Schumacher, Petra & Hanna Weiland-Breckle. 2015, July. Are there traces of historical change in the processing of metonymy? Poster presented at the Experimental Pragmatics 2015, University of Chicago.
Weiland-Breckle, Hanna & Petra Schumacher. 2015, June. On real and fake things. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of XPrag.de 2015, Göttingen. Retrieved from http://www.xprag.de/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/Jahrestreffen_InfoPer.pdf
Spychalska, Maria, Petra Schumacher, Kai Vogeley & Markus Werning. 2015, June. Scalar implicature processing in high-functioning autism. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of XPrag.de 2015, Göttingen. Retrieved from http://www.xprag.de/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/Jahrestreffen_SchumacherSpaychalskaja_shorttermproject.pdf
Schumacher, Petra B. & Hanna Weiland-Breckle. 2015. Whom did you read? – On type clashes and word senses. Poster presented at the 28th Annual CUNY Conference on Human Sentence Processing, University of Southern California.