With E.R. Graham (2011), "Aging increases Inattentional Blindness to the Gorilla in Our Midst," Psychology and Aging
With Shafto, M.A., Stamatakis, E.A., Tam, P.P., & Tyler, L.K. (2007). Atrophy in insula predicts increased word-finding failures with ageing. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 19, 2060-2070.
With Shafto, M.A. (2008). Language and aging. In F.I.M. Craik & T.A. Salthouse (Eds.), The handbook of aging and cognition (pp.373-443). New York: Psychology Press.
With Osborne, G. (2007). Aging and inhibition deficits: Where are the effects? In D. Gorfein & C. MacLeod (Eds.),On the place of inhibitory processes in cognition (pp. 163-183) . Washington, DC: American Psychological Association Press.
With J. Locantore, A. Austin & B. Chae,(2004). Cherry Pit Primes Brad Pitt: Homophone Priming Effects on Young and Older Adults’ Production of Proper Names, Psychological Science, 15, p.164-170.
With E. Cross (2004). Do alternative names block young and older adults’ retrieval of proper names? Brain and Language, 89, p.174-181.
With M. Shafto (2004) Aging and Language Production, Current Directions in Psychological Science, 13, p. 21-24.
With L.E. James (2001) Phonological Priming Effects on Word Retrieval and Tip-of-the-Tongue Experiences in Young and Older Adults, Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory and Cognition, 26: 1378-1391.
Awards & Honors
Awards & Honors
National Institutes of Health, MERIT Research Grant, 1999-2004 and 2004-2009
National Institutes of Health, Research Grant, "Memory and Language in Old Age," 1980-1999
American Psychological Association Division 20, Mentor Award, 2004
Pomona College, Wig Distinguished Professorship Award for Excellence in Teaching, 1981, 1984, 1990, 1996, 2008
William M. Keck Distinguished Service Professor, 1995
Fellow, American Psychological Society
Clare Hall College, University of Cambridge, Fellow, 2003