A couple of new things in print

Our paper reporting an examination of linguistic cues to deception in a convicted murderer’s statements has finally been published in Applied Psycholinguistics – here’s the citation:

Villar, G., Arciuli, J., & Mallard, D. (2012). Use of ‘um’ in the deceptive speech of a convicted murderer. Applied Psycholinguistics, 33, 83-95. doi:10.1017/S0142716411000117

Aerial photo of the Darling River
Image credit: Flickr user Tim Keegan, used under a Creative Commons licence.

I’m also in the March issue of the King’s Tribune, writing about the Murray-Darling Basin Plan and the challenges of water policy.