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Dr. M. (Marieke) Schouwstra

Faculty of Humanities
Capaciteitsgroep Taalwetenschap

Visiting address
  • Spuistraat 134
Postal address
  • Postbus 1642
    1000 BP Amsterdam
Contact details
  • Publications


    • Kirton, F., Kirby, S., Smith, K., Culbertson, J., & Schouwstra, M. (2021). Constituent order in silent gesture reflects the perspective of the producer. Journal of Language Evolution, 6(1), 54-76. [details]
    • Motamedi, Y., Smith, K., Schouwstra, M., Culbertson, J., & Kirby, S. (2021). The emergence of systematic argument distinctions in artificial sign languages. Journal of Language Evolution.
    • Motamedi, Y., Wolters, L., Naegeli, D., Schouwstra, M., & Kirby, S. (Accepted/In press). Regularisation, Systematicity and Naturalness in a Silent Gesture Learning Task. In Proceedings of the 43rd Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society
    • Royka, A., Schouwstra, M., Kirby, S., & Jara-Ettinger, J. (Accepted/In press). I Know You Know I’m Signaling: Novel gestures are designed to guide observers’ inferences about communicative goals. In Proceedings of the 43rd annual conference of the Cognitive Science Society


    • Schouwstra, M., de Swart, H., & Thompson, B. (2019). Interpreting Silent Gesture: Cognitive Biases and Rational Inference in Emerging Language Systems. Cognitive Science, 43(7).

    Talk / presentation

    • Schouwstra, M. (speaker) (9-6-2021). Improvisation: A Fundamental Process in Language Emergence, Nijmegen Gesture Centre, Radbout/MPI, Nijmegen.
    • Schouwstra, M. (speaker) (26-3-2021). Semantic conditioning and regularity: evidence from artificial sign language learning and Nicaraguan Sign Language.
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