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Cristel PORTES


 

Career

Associate professor at Dept of Language sciences, Université d’Aix-Marseille (since October 2005)

Mercator Fellow at IMS, Universität Stuttgart, Germany (August 2015-July 2016)

Study Engineer CNRS, LPL, UMR 7309, Aix-en-Provence (September 2004-September 2005),

ATER at Dept of Language sciences, Université d’Aix-Marseille (September 2002- August 2004)

Education

Ph. D. in Linguistics/Phonetics and Phonology, Université d’Aix-Marseille, LPL, UMR 7309, Aix-en-Provence (2001-2004)

Title: Prosodie et économie du discours : spécificité phonétique, écologie discursive et portée pragmatique de l’intonation d’implication.

Responsabilities

At the Linguistic Department

          Co-head of the Master Degree in Language Sciences of Aix-Marseille University and responsible for the specialty Linguistics in this master (since 2017).

          Head of the specialty Research in Linguistics of the Master Degree in Language Sciences of University of Provence (2008-2012).

          Students referent of the Bachelor degree in Language Sciences, University of Provence (2010-2012)

          Founding member of the Bachelor degree in Sciences and Humanities at Aix-Marseille University, and manager of one of the 5 modules of the degree Nature and Culture (coordination of a team of 20 teachers).

At Laboratoire Parole et Langage

          Co-head of research group 3 Language interactions (17 members; (2006-2010)

          Member of the Laboratory Council (since 2017)

          Co-head of research group on Prosody (15 members; 2020: http://www.lpl-aix.fr/groupe-transversal-prosodie/)

Research activities

Coordinator of the French part of the Franco-German PHC-PROCOPE: Prosody and Information Structure in German and French: variation and convergence (2017-2018).

Coordinator of Défi Genre (CNRS grant) : La voix troublée : approche du genre vocal par son opacité dans la voix des femmes atteintes d'un œdème de Reinke (2011)

Coordinator for Prosody: ANR MINDPROGEST: Mind in meaning construction: Reference markers, prosody and gesture (2011-2014)

Coordinator of LPL team of ANR RHAPSODIE : Corpus prosodique de référence en français parlé (2008-2012)

Member of the ANR NoBiPho: Human voice and speech production and perception as a locus of gender (de)categorization: Shifting towards an emergent non-binary gender paradigm (2018-2021)

Member of the A*Midex Project SIRL: Social Interaction in the Representation of Language (http://sirl.hypotheses.org/about)

Member of the ANR RAPP: Representation and Planification of Prosody (2015-2018)

Member of the ANR PhonIACog: Phonology of the Initial Accent and Cognition (2013-2015)

Member of the ANR CoFee: Conversational Feedback (2012-2015)

Member of the ANR Pro-Gram: Prosody in Grammar: The interfaces with Syntax, Semantics and Pragmatics in the Grammar of French (2007-2010)

Teaching

- Licence Sciences du langage (Language Sciences)

http://formations.univ-amu.fr/ME3HSL.html

Domaines des sciences du langage (Domains of Language Sciences)

Sémantique Lexicale (Lexical Semantics)

Pragmatique et énonciation (Pragmatics)

Linguistique expérimentale 1 (Experimental Linguistics)

- Master de Sciences du langage, spécialité Thelitex

http://thelitex.hypotheses.org/

Structure informationnelle et dialogue (Information Structure and Dialogue)

- Licence Sciences et Humanités

https://formations.univ-amu.fr/ME3SHU.html

Coordination of the transversal course ‘Nature et culture’ (6 semesters, coordination of around 20 teachers).

Nature et Culture 1: L'animal parlant (the Talking Animal).

Logique Langage Calcul 6 : le sens en linguistique (Meaning in Linguistics)

- Massive Open Online Course (MOOC)

Le langage entre nature et culture (Language between Nature and Culture)

https://www.france-universite-numerique-mooc.fr/courses/amu/38003/session01/about

- Aix Summerschool on Prososy

Experimental studies for prosody and meaning

http://aixprosody2016.weebly.com/program.html

PhD Supervision

Nayla Matar

Genre et voix en arabe libanais, le cas des femmes avec un oedème de Reinke (Gender and Voice in Lebanon Arabic, the Case of Women with Reinke’s Edema)

Master Degree Supervision

Romeo Astorino, Cathy Massinon

Reviewer

- Journal Reviewer

Glossa, Journal of Phonetics, Journal of the International Phonetics Association, Journal of Pragmatics, LINGUA, Language and Speech, Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology, California Linguistics Notes, Aile…lia, Corpora and Language in Use, Sciences croisées

- Conference Scientific/Organizing Committees

Prosody and Meaning 2018 (main organizer) Workshop on Prosody and Meaning: Information Structure and Beyond (Aix-en-Provence, 8 November 2018)

Aix Summerschool on Prosody (Aix-en-Provence, 6-9/09/2016)

Interface Discours/Prosodie (IDP13). Louvain : Belgique, 11-13 septembre 2013

Interface Discours/Prosodie (IDP09). Paris, 9-11 septembre 2009

Interface Discours/Prosodie (IDP07), Colloque Charles Bally. Genève 12-14 septembre 2007

Journées d’étude sur la parole : JEP 2008 et 2010

Speech Prosody 2010-2021

- Grant Reviewer

Research Council KU Leuven (Belgium)

Research In Paris (France)


Journal articles17 documents

  • Núria Esteve-Gibert, Amy Schafer, Barbara Hemforth, Cristel Portes, Céline Pozniak, et al.. Empathy influences how listeners interpret intonation and meaning when words are ambiguous. Memory and Cognition, Springer Verlag, 2020, 48 (4), pp.566-580. ⟨10.3758/s13421-019-00990-w⟩. ⟨halshs-03100846⟩
  • C. Portes, James Sneed German. Implicit effects of regional cues on the interpretation of intonation by Corsican French listeners. Laboratory Phonology: Journal of the Association for Laboratory Phonology, 2019, 10, pp.1 - 26. ⟨10.5334/labphon.162⟩. ⟨hal-02436790⟩
  • Cristel Portes, Leonardo Lancia. Earlier or Higher? Comparing French rising-falling contour with rising contour in a corpus of conversation. Journal of Phonetics, Elsevier, 2017, 63, pp.35 - 52. ⟨10.1016/j.wocn.2017.04.002⟩. ⟨hal-01569748⟩
  • Nayla Matar, Cristel Portes, Leonardo Lancia, Thierry Legou, Fabienne Baider. Voice quality and gender stereotypes: A study on Lebanese women with Reinke's edema. Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research, American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, 2016, 59(6), pp.S1608-S1617. ⟨hal-01459619⟩
  • Mariapaola d'Imperio, Amandine Michelas, Cristel Portes. École d’Aix et approches tonales de l’intonation du français : un aperçu des recherches depuis les années 1970. Langue française, Armand Colin, 2016, 191 (3), ⟨10.3917/lf.191.0031⟩. ⟨hal-01726434⟩
  • Amandine Michelas, Cristel Portes, Maud Champagne-Lavau. When pitch accents encode speaker commitment: evidence from French intonation. Language and Speech, SAGE Publications (UK and US), 2015, ⟨10.1177/0023830915587337⟩. ⟨hal-01485301⟩
  • Cristel Portes, Claire Beyssade. Is intonational meaning compositional?. Verbum: Analecta Neolatina, Akadémiai Kiadó / Pázmány Péter Catholic University Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, 2015, 37 (2), pp.207-233. ⟨hal-01486716⟩
  • Cristel Portes, Claire Beyssade, Amandine Michelas, Jean-Marie Marandin, Maud Champagne-Lavau. The Dialogical Dimension of Intonational Meaning: Evidence from French. Journal of Pragmatics, Elsevier, 2014, 74, pp.15-29. ⟨10.1016/j.pragma.2014.08.013⟩. ⟨hal-01485956⟩
  • Amandine Michelas, Catherine Faget, Cristel Portes, Anne-Sophie Lienhart, Laurent Boyer, et al.. Do patients with schizophrenia use prosody to encode contrastive discourse status?. Frontiers in Psychology, Frontiers, 2014, 5, non paginé. ⟨10.3389/fpsyg.2014.00755⟩. ⟨hal-01485951⟩
  • Roxane Bertrand, Cristel Portes. Pour une approche phonologique de la prosodie dans l'interaction.. Langue française, Armand Colin, 2012, 3 (175), pp.19-36. ⟨hal-01489651⟩
  • Brigitte Bigi, Cristel Portes, Agnès Steuckardt, Marion Tellier. A Multimodal Study of Answers to Disruptions. Journal on Multimodal User Interfaces, Springer, 2012, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12193-012-0110-z. ⟨10.1007/s12193-012-0110-z⟩. ⟨hal-00781549⟩
  • Cristel Portes, Roxane Bertrand. Permanence et variation des unités prosodiques dans le discours et l'interaction. Journal of French Language Studies, Cambridge University Press (CUP), 2011, pp.97-110. ⟨hal-00576851⟩
  • Roxane Bertrand, Cristel Portes, Frédéric Sabio. Distribution syntaxique, discursive et interactionnelle des contours intonatifs du français dans un corpus de conversation. TRANEL. Travaux Neuchâtelois de Linguistique, Institut des sciences du langage et de la communication (Neuchâtel, Suisse), 2007, pp.59-77. ⟨hal-00380697⟩
  • Elisabeth Delais-Roussarie, Brechtje Post, Cristel Portes. Annotation prosodique et typologie. Travaux Interdisciplinaires du Laboratoire Parole et Langage d'Aix-en-Provence (TIPA), Laboratoire Parole et Langage, 2006, 25, pp.61-95. ⟨hal-00308392⟩
  • Cristel Portes, Roxane Bertrand. De la valeur interactionnelle du contour "continuatif" en français. Travaux Interdisciplinaires du Laboratoire Parole et Langage d'Aix-en-Provence (TIPA), Laboratoire Parole et Langage, 2005, 24, pp.139-157. ⟨hal-00241553⟩
  • Albert Di Cristo, Cyril Auran, Roxane Bertrand, Catherine Chanet, Cristel Portes, et al.. Outils prosodiques et analyse du discours. Cahiers de l'Institut de Linguistique de Louvain, Peeters, 2004, 30 (1-3), pp.27-84. ⟨hal-00349856⟩
  • Cristel Portes. Approche instrumentale et cognitive de la prosodie du discours en français. Travaux Interdisciplinaires du Laboratoire Parole et Langage d'Aix-en-Provence (TIPA), Laboratoire Parole et Langage, 2002, 21, pp.101-119. ⟨hal-00134184⟩

Conference papers29 documents

  • Leonardo Lancia, Cristel Portès. Perceptual dynamics in the processing of tonal alignment. Speech Prosody 2020, Aug 2020, Online, Japan. ⟨10.21437/speechprosody.2020-31⟩. ⟨hal-03100413⟩
  • James Sneed German, Cristel Portes. Continental French, Corsican French, and the interpretation of intonation: The effect of implicit social cues depends on exposure. 10th International Conference on Speech Prosody 2020, May 2020, Tokyo, Japan. pp.749-753, ⟨10.21437/SpeechProsody.2020-153⟩. ⟨hal-03132906⟩
  • Leonardo Lancia, Cristel Portes. The contribution of dynamics to the perception of tonal alignment. Phonetics and Phonology in Europe, Jun 2019, Lecce, Italy. ⟨hal-02503071⟩
  • Nuria Esteve-Gibert, Cristel Portes, Amy Shafer, Barbara Hemforth, Mariapaola d'Imperio. Intonation in the processing of contrast meaning in French: An eye-tracking study. Speech Prosody, 2016, Boston, United States. ⟨10.21437/SpeechProsody.2016-252⟩. ⟨halshs-01428268⟩
  • Pauline Welby, Roxane Bertrand, Cristel Portes, Corine Astésano. Realization of the French initial accent: Stability and individual differences. 7th conference on Tone and Intonation in Europe (TIE), Sep 2016, Canterbury, United Kingdom. pp.1-3. ⟨hal-02160095⟩
  • Cristel Portes, Uwe Reyle. The meaning of French “implication” contour in conversation. Speech Prosody 2014 7, May 2014, Dublin, Ireland. pp.413-417. ⟨hal-01507721⟩
  • Nayla Matar, Cristel Portes, Leonardo Lancia, Thierry Legou, Fabienne Baider. Acoustic correlates of masculinity in voices of Lebanese women with Reinke's edema. International Seminar on Speech Production (ISSP) 10, May 2014, Cologne, Germany. pp.273-276. ⟨hal-01507720⟩
  • Claire Beyssade, Cristel Portes. Toward a compositional analysis of the meaning of intonation in French. RALFe, Oct 2014, Paris, France. ⟨hal-01678062⟩
  • Nayla Matar, Fabienne Baider, Marguerite Moussa, Cristel Portes. Oedème de Reinke et stéréotypes du genre vocal en arabe libanais. Nouvelles sciences du genre, Mar 2014, Paris, France. non paginé. ⟨hal-01507726⟩
  • Maud Champagne-Lavau, Amandine Michelas, Catherine Faget, Cristel Portes, Anne-Sophie Lienhart, et al.. Do patients with schizophrenia use prosodic focus marking to attribute mental states in a conversation situation ?. Biennal Schizophrenia International Research Conference 4th, Apr 2014, Florence, Italy. pp.220. ⟨hal-01500728⟩
  • Cristel Portes, Claire Beyssade, Amandine Michelas, Robert Espesser, Jean-Marie Marandin, et al.. Disentangling French intonational contours through specific reactions in adjacent pairs. 19ème Congrès International des Linguistes, Jul 2013, Genève, Switzerland. ⟨halshs-01678685⟩
  • Cristel Portes, Claire Beyssade, Amandine Michelas, Robert Espesser, Jean-Marie Marandin, et al.. Intonational meaning involves attribution of intentions: the case of French. Phonetics and Phonology in Iberia 6, Jun 2013, Lisbonne, Portugal. non paginé. ⟨hal-01510206⟩
  • Mariapaola d'Imperio, Leonardo Lancia, Cristel Portes. Positional constraints on the initial rise in French. 6th International Conference on Speech Prosody 2012 6, May 2012, Shanghai, China. pp.1-4. ⟨hal-01510681⟩
  • Claire Beyssade, Jean-Marie Marandin, Barbara Hemforth, Cristel Portes. Direct and Indirect Answers in French. Information, discourse structure and levels of meaning (IDL) 12, Oct 2012, Barcelona, Spain. non paginé. ⟨hal-01510680⟩
  • Cristel Portès, Roxane Bertand. Prosodic units in French interactional data. Interdisciplinary Laboratory on Interacting Knowledge Systems, May 2011, Aix-en-Provence, France. non paginé. ⟨hal-01514686⟩
  • Cristel Portes, Leonardo Lancia, Jean-Marie Marandin. Information Focus marking in French. Acoustic predictors of postfocal deaccentuation. Architecture and mechanisms for language processing (AMLaP), 2011, Paris, France. ⟨halshs-00751625⟩
  • Brigitte Bigi, Cristel Portes, Agnès Steuckardt, Marion Tellier. Catégoriser les réponses aux interruptions dans les débats politiques. 18èmes conférence annuelle Traitement Automatique des Langues Naturelles (TALN), Jun 2011, Montpellier, France. pp.167-172. ⟨hal-00983693⟩
  • Brigitte Bigi, Cristel Portès, Agnès Steuckardt, Marion Tellier. Multimodal Annotations and Categorization for Political Debates. ICMI Workshop on Multimodal Corpora for Machine learning, Nov 2011, Alicante, Spain. pp.1-4. ⟨hal-00983742⟩
  • Claire Beyssade, Jean-Marie Marandin, Cristel Portes. Prosody and Information Structure in Grammar: Evidence from French. 17th Conference on HPSG, 2010, Paris, France. ⟨halshs-00751573⟩
  • Claire Beyssade, Jean-Marie Marandin, Barbara Hemforth, Cristel Portes. Information Focus in French. Speech Prosody, 2010, France. ⟨halshs-00751614⟩
  • Claire Beyssade, Barbara Hemforth, Jean-Marie Marandin, Cristel Portes. Prosodic Marking of Information Focus in French. Interface Discours/Prosodie, 2009, Paris, France. pp.109-122. ⟨halshs-00751070⟩
  • Claire Beyssade, Barbara Hemforth, Jean-Marie Marandin, Cristel Portes. Prosodic Marking of Information Focus in French. Linguistic and Psycholinguistic Approaches to Text Structuring, 2009, Paris, France. ⟨halshs-00751613⟩
  • Claire Beyssade, Jean-Marie Marandin, Cristel Portes. L'association avec le focus en question: 'seulement' et son associé. Journée d'étude sur la parole (JEP), 2008, Avignon, France. ⟨halshs-00751615⟩
  • Claire Beyssade, Barbara Hemforth, Jean-Marie Marandin, Cristel Portes. The prosody of restrictive 'seulement' in French. Tone and intonation In Europe (TIE), 2008, Lisbonne, Portugal. ⟨halshs-00751612⟩
  • Cyril Auran, Annie Colas, Cristel Portes, Monique Vion. Perception of breaks and discourse boundaries in spontaneous speech: developping an on-line technique. 2005, pp.1-7. ⟨hal-00136763⟩
  • Cristel Portes, Roxane Bertrand. Some cues about the interactional value of the «continuation» contour in French. 2005, pp.1-14. ⟨hal-00135439⟩
  • Philippe Blache, Marie-Laure Guénot, Cristel Portes. Une plateforme d'analyse lexicale pour le développement du Français Fondamental. 2005, pp.1-4. ⟨hal-00136766⟩
  • Tristan Vanrullen, Philippe Blache, Cristel Portes, Stéphane Rauzy, Jean-François Maeyhieux, et al.. Une plateforme pour l'acquisition, la maintenance et la validation de ressources lexicales. 2005, pp.41-48. ⟨hal-00142956⟩
  • Albert Di Cristo, Cyril Auran, Roxane Bertrand, Catherine Chanet, Cristel Portes. An integrative approach to the relations of prosody to discourse: towards a multilinear representation of an interface network.. Interfaces Prosodiques, 2003, Nantes, France. pp.29-34. ⟨hal-00353729⟩

Poster communications4 documents

  • Caterina Petrone, Leonardo Lancia, Cristel Portes. L1 intonational categories as “perceptual attractors”during L2 imitation. ILCB meeting, 2017, Ile de Porquerroles, France. ⟨halshs-01793257⟩
  • Caterina Petrone, Leonardo Lancia, Cristel Portes. L1 intonational categories as " perceptual attractors " during L2 imitation. 7th International Conference on Speech Motor Control, 2017, Groeningen, Netherlands. ⟨halshs-01793255⟩
  • Nuria Esteve-Gibert, Cristel Portes, Amy Schafer, Barbara Hemforth, Mariapaola d'Imperio. The role of individual empathic skills on the online processing of intonational meaning. Architectures and Mechanisms for Language Processing (AMLaP), Sep 2016, Bilbao, Spain. ⟨hal-01470259⟩
  • Laurent Prevot, Mariapaola d'Imperio, C. Portes. Basic prosodic transcription of short French feedback utterances. Workshop Advancing Prosodic Transcription for Spoken Language Science and Technology @ LabPhon Conference, 2012, Stuttgart, Germany. Workshop Advancing Prosodic Transcription for Spoken Language Science and Technology @ LabPhon Conference, 2012. ⟨hal-01231912⟩

Book sections2 documents

  • Claire Beyssade, Barbara Hemforth, Jean-Marie Marandin, Cristel Portes. Prosodic realizations of information focus in French. Explicit and implicit prosody in sentence processing: Studies in Honor of Janet Dean Fodor, Studies in Theoretical Psycholinguistics (46), Springer, pp.39-62, 2015. ⟨halshs-01428348⟩
  • Mariapaola d'Imperio, Roxane Bertrand, Albert Di Cristo, Cristel Portes. Investigating phrasing levels in French : Is there a difference between nuclear and prenuclear accents?. J. Camacho, V. Deprez, N. Flores, L. Sanchez. Selected Papers from the 36th Linguistic Symposium on Romance Languages (LSRL), John Benjamins Publishing Company, pp.97-110, 2007. ⟨hal-00265188⟩

Directions of work or proceedings1 document

  • Véronique Traverso, Roxane Bertrand, Cristel Portes, Anne Grobet, Galatolo Renata, et al.. Analyses de l'interaction et linguistique : état actuel des recherches en français. Armand Colin, pp.144, 2012. ⟨halshs-00765847⟩

Theses1 document

  • Cristel Portes. Prosodie et économie du discours : Spécificité phonétique, écologie discursive et portée pragmatique de l'intonation d'implication. Linguistique. Université de Provence - Aix-Marseille I, 2004. Français. ⟨tel-00296742v2⟩