Dr. Benjamin Anible

Linguistics research and education

About

My research centers on bilingual bimodal perception and production of iconic and metaphorical constructions. I use psycholinguistic exploration (reaction time, eye-tracking) of this topic informed by a cognitive linguistics perspective.

PhD Linguistics
University of New Mexico, 2016
M.A. Linguistics
University of Rochester, 2010
B.S. ASL-English Interpretation
National Technical Institute for the Deaf, Rochester Institute of Technology, 2008

CV (pdf)

Contact

  • benjamin dot anible at hvl dot no
  • Høgskulen på Vestlandet, 5063 Bergen, Norway
  • ResearchGate

Selected Publications

Occhino-Kehoe, C., Anible, B., Wilkinson E., Morford, P. (2017). Iconicity is in the eye of the beholder: How language experience affects perceived iconicity. Gesture, 16(1), 100-126. doi: 10.1075/gest.16.1.04occ.

Anible, B. (2015). Associative iconicity: Sound effects in English speech. In Grandon Goertz, Ricardo Napoleão de Souza, Pavlina Peskova, Aubrey Healey, Moses Allen (Eds.), Proceedings of the High Desert Linguistics Society Conference, 11.

Anible, B. & Morford, J.P. (2015). Look both ways before crossing the street: Perspectives on the intersection of bimodality and bilingualism. Bilingualism: Language and Cognition. Published online: 09 July 2015. doi: 10.1017/S1366728915000358.

Anible, B., Twitchell, P., Waters, G.B., Dussias, P.E., Piñar, P., Morford, J.P. (2015). Sensitivity to verb bias in American Sign Language-English bilinguals. The Journal of Deaf Studies and Deaf Education, 20(3), 215–228. doi: 10.1093/deafed/env007.

Anible, B. (2014). Easier said than done: Metaphor interpretation between English and American Sign Language. In Benjamin Anible, Keiko Beers, Laura Hirrel & Deborah Wager (Eds.), Proceedings of the High Desert Linguistics Society Conference, 10, 17–26.

Anible, B., Occhino-Kehoe. C. (2014). What’s happening with HAPPEN? The Grammaticalization of HAPPEN in American Sign Language. In Benjamin Anible, Keiko Beers, Laura Hirrel & Deborah Wager (Eds.), Proceedings of the High Desert Linguistics Society Conference, 10, 27–41.

Teaching

Høgskulen på Vestlandet Bergen, Norway
Associate Professor
Fall 2017, Spring 2018, Fall 2018, Spring 2019
University of New Mexico Albuquerque, NM
Instructor, Introduction to the Study of Language
Fall 2013, Spring 2014, Fall 2014, Spring 2015, Fall 2015
Teaching assistant, Psychology of Language
Spring 2012, Spring 2016
University of Rochester Rochester, NY
Teaching assistant, Introduction to Linguistic Analysis
Spring 2010