Recent Presentations

Reilly, M., Machado, N., & Blumstein, S. E. (2015, March). Semantic Feature Distinctiveness: A Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging (fMRI) Study. Poster presented at the 22nd Meeting of the Cognitive Neuroscience Society, San Francisco, California.

Select Chapters and Journal Articles

Theodore, R. M., Blumstein, S. E. & Luthra, S. 2015. Attention modulates specificty effects in spoken word recognition: Challenges to the time-course hypothesis. Attention, Perception & Pscyhophysics. Advance online publication.

Reilly, M., & Blumstein, S. E. 2014. Effect of sound similarity and word position on lexical selection. Language, Cognition and Neuroscience, 29(10), 1325-1341.

Blumstein, S.E. & Baum, S. 2014. Neurobiology of Speech Production. In G.S. Hickok and S. Small (Eds). Neurobiology of Language. Amsterdam: Elsevier Press, in press.

Blumstein, S. E., & Amso, D. 2013. Dynamic Functional Organization of Language Insights From Functional Neuroimaging. Perspectives on Psychological Science, 8(1), 44-48.

Blumstein, S.E. & Myers, E.B. 2013. Neural systems underlying speech perception. K. Ochsner and S. Kosslyn (Eds.). Oxford Handbook of Cognitive Neuroscience, Volume I. New York: Oxford University Press.

Bullock-Rest, N., Cerny, A., Sweeney, C., Palumbo, C., Kurowski, K., & Blumstein, S. E. 2013. Neural systems underlying the influence of sound shape properties of the lexicon on spoken word production: Do fMRI findings predict effects of lesions in aphasia?. Brain and Language, 126(2), 159-168.

Guediche, S., Blumstein, S. E., Fiez, J. A., & Holt, L. L. 2013. Speech perception under adverse conditions: insights from behavioral, computational, and neuroscience research. Frontiers in Systems Neuroscience, 7.

Guediche, S., Salvata, C., & Blumstein, S. E. 2013. Temporal cortex reflects effects of sentence context on phonetic processing. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 25(5), 706-718.

Minicucci, D., Guediche, S., & Blumstein, S. E. 2013. An fMRI examination of the effects of acoustic-phonetic and lexical competition on access to the lexical-semantic network. Neuropsychologia, 51(10), 1980-1988.

White, K. S., Yee, E., Blumstein, S. E., & Morgan, J. L. 2013. Adults show less sensitivity to phonetic detail in unfamiliar words, too. Journal of Memory and Language, 68(4), 362-378.

Salvata, C., Blumstein, S.E., and Myers, E.B. 2012. Speaker invariance for phonetic information: An fMRI investigation. Language and Cognitive Processes. 27(2), 210-230.

Apfelbaum, K., Blumstein, S.E., and McMurray, B. 2011. Semantic priming is affected by real-time phonological competition: Evidence for continuous cascading systemsPsychonomic Bulletin & Review, 18, 141-149.

Blumstein, S.E. 2011. Neural Systems Underlying Lexical Competition in Auditory Word Recognition and Spoken Word Production: Evidence from Aphasia and Functional Neuroimaging. In G. Gaskell & P. Zwitserlood. Lexical Representation: A Multidisciplinary Approach. The Hague: Mouton.

Mirman, D., Yee, E., Blumstein, S.E., and Magnuson, J. 2011. Theories of spoken word recognition deficits in aphasia: Evidence from eye-tracking and computational modelingBrain and Language, 117(2), 53-68.

Peramunage D, Blumstein SE, Myers EB, Goldrick M, Baese-Berk M. 2011. Phonological neighborhood effects in spoken word production: an fMRI studyJournal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 23(3), 593-603. 

Salvata, C., Blumstein, S.E., and Myers, E.B. 2011. Speaker invariance for phonetic information: an fMRI investigation. Language and Cognitive Processes, 27(2), 210-230.

Milberg, W., & Blumstein, S. E. (1981). Lexical decision and aphasia: Evidence for semantic processing. Brain and Language, 14(2), 371-385.

Stevens, K. N., & Blumstein, S. E. (1981). The search for invariant acoustic correlates of phonetic featuresPerspectives on the Study of Speech, 1-38.

Blumstein, S. E., & Stevens, K. N. (1979). Acoustic invariance in speech production: Evidence from measurements of the spectral characteristics of stop consonantsThe Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 66(4), 1001-1017.

Stevens, K. N., & Blumstein, S. E. (1978). Invariant cues for place of articulation in stop consonantsThe Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 64(5), 1358-1368.

Blumstein, S. E., Baker, E., & Goodglass, H. (1977). Phonological factors in auditory comprehension in aphasia. Neuropsychologia, 15(1), 19-30.

Blumstein, S. E., Cooper, W. E., Zurif, E. B., & Caramazza, A. (1977). The perception and production of voice-onset time in aphasiaNeuropsychologia,15(3), 371-383.