Dorotea Bevivino


Status : PhD Student

Address :

LLF, CNRS – UMR 7110
Université Paris Diderot-Paris 7
Case 7031 – 5, rue Thomas Mann,
75205 Paris cedex 13


E-mail :

Axis :
  Linguistique expérimentale

General presentation


  • Prosody
  • Sentence processing
  • First and second language acquisition
  • Multilingualism 
  • Psycholinguistics and cognitive neuroscience of language 


  • MA(Res) in Cognitive Neuroscience of Language, Basque Center on Cognition, Brain and Language (BCBL) and University of the Basque Country, Spain
  • CEDILS (Certificate in Teaching Italian as a Second Language), Ca’ Foscari University of Venice, Italy
  • MA(Res) in Linguistics, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
  • BA(Hons) in Linguistic and Philological Studies, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy

Research Stays:

  • Visiting researcher at the Cognition, Attention, Perception, and Speech Lab (CAPSlab), Mount Holyoke College, MA, USA (April-June 2023; PI: Professor Mara Breen)

Research projects

Join us at our Experimental Linguistics Workshop


  • Language and Cognition (primary instructor) | BA introductory course - Spring 2023, Spring 2024 (Université Paris Cité, France)
  • Prosodic Analyses (co-instructor) | graduate-level course - Spring 2023, Spring 2024 (Université Paris Cité, France)
  • Phonetics (TA) | BA advanced course - Fall 2023 (Université Paris Cité, France)
  • General Linguistics (TA) | BA introductory course - Fall 2022 (Université Paris Cité, France)
  • Italian Language and Culture (TA) | BA introductory and advance courses - Fall 2017, Spring, Summer 2018 (DePauw U, IN, USA)


Title : A cross-linguistic and acquisitional perspective on prosodic priming

Supervision :
  Barbara Hemforth
  Giuseppina Turco

Inscription : 2021 à University of Paris


Bevivino, D., Turco, G., & Hemforth, B. (2023, August 31-Sept. 2). Does Priming Prosodic Phrasing Modulate Reading Times? Architectures and Mechanisms for Language Processing (AMLaP 29) Conference. Donostia-San Sebastián, Basque Country, Spain. Poster presentation]

Bevivino, D., Hemforth, B., & Turco, G. (2023, August 7-11). Data from online production experiments and challenges for collecting good-quality recordings for prosodic analyses. In: Radek Skarnitzl & Jan Volín (Eds.), Proceedings of the 20th International Congress of Phonetic Sciences (pp. 3452–3456). Guarant International. Prague, Czech Republic. [Poster & Proceedings]

Bevivino, D., Turco, G., & Hemforth, B. (2023, July 12). Breaking the French Accentual Phrase: Does Priming Prosodic Phrasing Modulate Sentence Processing? 2023 Linguistic Society of America Summer Institute. UMass, Amherst (MA), USA. [Poster presentation]

Bevivino, D., Turco, G., & Hemforth, B. (2022, October 6-8). Priming prosodic boundaries across constructions. Linguistic Evidence Conference. Paris, France. [Talk & Conference paper]

Bevivino, D., Hemforth, B., & Turco, G. (2022, September 7-9). Priming prosodic boundaries in an online speech production experiment. Architectures and Mechanisms for Language Processing (AMLaP 28) Conference. York, Uk. [Poster presentation]

Kalashnikova, M., Bevivino, D., & Singh, L. (2022, July 7-10). Attention and labelling in monolingual and bilingual caregiver-infant interactions. International Congress of Infant Studies (ICIS). Ottawa, Canada. [Talk as co-author & Proceedings]

Bevivino, D., Turco, G., & Hemforth, B. (2022, June 16). Priming prosodic structure in production. Laboratory of Excellence “Empirical Foundations of Linguistics” (LabEx EFL) Annual Symposium. Paris, France. [Talk]

Bevivino, D., Singh, L., & Kalashnikova, M. (2021, December 2-4). Caregivers adjust their speech in response to bilingual infants’ attentional preferences. ABC'21 Conference: Language and cognition in typical and atypical development. The Chinese University of Hong Kong/Virtual. [Talk]