Recent Presentations

Toups, G., Ngo, Z., Uribe, I., & Virtue, S. (2022, May). How Individuals Process Conspiracy Texts: The Role of Figurative Language. Poster will be presented at the Annual Meeting of the Association for Psychological Science. Chicago, IL.

Delgado Ayala, A., Khan, F., Toups, G., Carruth, N. & Virtue, S. (2022, May). Hemispheric Processing of Anagrams: The Role of Priming Text. Poster will be presented at the Annual Meeting of the Association for Psychological Science. Chicago, IL.

Cahr, D., & Virtue, S. (2022, January). Trademarks and the Brain: Neuroscience and the Processing of Non-literal Language. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the International Trademark Association (INTA) Scholarship Symposium. Virtual Convention.

Virtue, S., Green, A., Sundermeier, B. (2021, May). The Language of Conspiracy Texts: The Role of the Left and Right Cerebral Hemispheres. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the Association for Psychological Science. Virtual Convention.

Fogus, M., Xu, Y., Virtue, S.  (2021, May). Hemispheric Processing of Emojis: The Influence of Textual Constraint. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the Association for Psychological Science. Virtual Convention.

Tomkins, B., & Virtue, S. (2019, July). Hemispheric processing of strongly-constrained and weakly-constrained bridging inferences: An ERP study. Paper presented at the 29th Annual Society for Text and Discourse. New York, NY.

Tomkins, B., & Virtue, S. (2018, March). Hemispheric processing of strongly-constrained and weakly-constrained bridging inferences: Behavioral and electrophysiological effects. Poster presented at the Chicago Society for Neuroscience Annual Conference. Chicago, IL.

Nabulsi, H., Tomkins, B., Virtue, S. (2018, March). Hemispheric processing of emotion words: The effects of sex and valence. Poster presented at the Chicago Society for Neuroscience Annual Conference. Chicago, IL.

Tomkins, B., Bassett, L., & Virtue, S. (2017, July). Inferring character emotions in a text: A divided visual field study. Poster presented at the 27th Annual Meeting of the Society for Text and Discourse. Philadelphia, PA.

Tomkins, B., Pytel, L., Rodrigues, M., Gomez, P., & Virtue, S. (2017, March). Decisional, perceptual and lexical factors in the divided visual field lexical decision task. A diffusion model account. Poster presented at the 13th International Symposium of Psycholinguistics. Braga, Portugal.

Sundermeier, B., & Schutzenhofer, M., Virtue, S., Kishawi, D., & Mosher, E. (2015, July). Hemispheric processing of puns during reading. Paper presented at the 25th Annual Meeting of the Society for Text & Discourse. Minneapolis, MN.

Briner, S., Virtue, S., & Schutzenhofer, M. (2014, August). Hemispheric processing of high and low ambiguity idioms. Paper presented at the 24th Annual Meeting of the Society for Text & Discourse. Chicago, IL.