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Fusaroli, R., Perlman, M., Mislove, A., Paxton, A., Matlock, T., & Dale, R. (2015). Timescales of massive human entrainment. PLOS ONE, 10(4), e0122742.

Matlock, T., & Winter, B. (2015). Experimental semantics. Oxford Handbook of Linguistic Analysis (pp. 771-790). Oxford University Press.

Sagi, E., Gann, T.M., & Matlock, T. (2015). The moral rhetoric of climate change. In Proceedings of the 37th annual meeting of the Cognitive Science Society. Austin, TX: Cognitive Science Society.

Winter, B., Marghetis, T., & Matlock, T. (2015). Of magnitudes and metaphors: Explaining cognitive interactions between space, time, and number. Cortex, 64, 209-224.

Matlock, T., Castro, S.C., Fleming, M., Gann, T., & Maglio, P.P.  (2014)  Spatial metaphors in web use. Spatial Cognition and Computation, 306-320.

Matlock, T., & Bergmann, T. (2014). Fictive motion. In E. Dąbrowska & D. Divjak (Eds.) Handbook of Cognitive Linguistics (pp. 771-790). DeGruyter Mouton.

Gann, T., & Matlock, T. (2014). The semantics of climate change and global warming. Proceedings of the 36th annual meeting of the Cognitive Science Society (pp. 505-510). Austin, TX: Cognitive Science Society.

Huette, S., Winter, B., Matlock, T., Ardell, D., & Spivey, M.J.  (2014). Eye movements during listening reveal spontaneous grammatical processing. Frontiers in Cognitive Science.

Vinson, D.W., & Abney, D.H., Matlock, T., & Dale, R. (2014). High-level context effects on spatial displacement: The effects of body orientation and language on memory.  Frontiers in Cognitive Science.

Winter, B., Perlman, M., & Matlock, T. (2014). Using space to talk and gesture about numbers: Evidence from the TV News ArchiveGesture, 13, 377-408.

Anderson, S., Matlock, T., & Spivey, M.J. (2013). Grammatical aspect and temporal distance in motion descriptions. Frontiers in Cognitive Science, 4, 1-9.

Matlock, T. (2013). Motion metaphors in political races. In M. Borkent, B. Dancygier, and J. Hinnell (Eds.), Language and the creative mind (pp. 193-201). Stanford, CA: CSLI Publications.

Winter, B., & Matlock, T. (2013). Creativity and the sensorimotor grounding of mathematics. In M. Borkent, B. Dancygier, and J. Hinnell (Eds.), Language and the creative mind (pp.37-48). Stanford, CA: CSLI Publications.

Winter, B., & Matlock, T. (2013). Making judgments based on similarity and proximity. Metaphor & Symbol, 28, 1-14.

Winter, B., & Matlock, T. (2013). More is up and right: Random number generation along two axes. Proceedings of the 35th annual meeting of the Cognitive Science Society. Austin, TX: Cognitive Science Society.

Flores, C., Matlock, T., & Dávila, L.P. (2012). Enhancing materials research through innovative 3D environments and interactive manuals for data visualization and analysis. MRS Proceedings, 1472, mrss12-1472-zz01-03 doi:10.1557/pol.2012.1257.

Huette, S., Winter, B., Matlock, T., & Spivey, M. (2012). Processing motion implied in language: Eye-movement differences during aspect comprehension. Cognitive Processing, 13, 193-197.

Matlock, T. (2012). Framing political messages with grammar and metaphor. American Scientist, 100, 478-483.

Matlock, T., Sparks, D., Matthews, J.L., Hunter, J., & Huette, S. (2012). Smashing new results on aspectual framing: How people describe car accidents. Studies in Language, 36, 700-721.

Doblack, B., Flores, C., Matlock, T., & Dávila, L. (2011). The Emergence of Immersive Low-Cost 3D Virtual Reality Environments for Interactive Learning in Materials Science and Engineering. MRS Proceedings, 1320, mrsf10-1320-xx04-01 doi:10.1557/opl.2011.636

Fausey, C.M., & Matlock, T. (2011). Can grammar win elections? Political Psychology, 32, 563–574.

Huang, Y., Matthews, J.L., Matlock, T., & Kallmann, M. (2011). Modeling gaze behavior for virtual demonstrators. In H. Högni Vilhjálmsson et al. (Eds.), Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Intelligent Virtual Agents, Reykjavík, Iceland, LNAI 6895 (pp. 155-161). Berlin/Heidelberg: Springer-Verlag. doi:10.1007/978-3-642-23974-8_17

Huette, S., Anderson, S., Matlock, T., & Spivey, M.J. (2011). A one-stage distributed processing account of linguistic negation. Proceedings of the 33rd annual meeting of the Cognitive Science Society (pp. 2037-2042). Austin, TX: Cognitive Science Society.

Huette, S., Huang, Y., Kallmann, M., Matlock, T., & Matthews, J.L. (2011). Gesture variants and cognitive constraints for interactive virtual reality training systems. Proceedings of the 2011 International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces. ACM press.

Matlock, T. (2011). The conceptual motivation of aspect. In K. Panther and G. Radden (Eds.), Motivation in Grammar and the Lexicon (pp. 133-147) Amsterdam: Philadelphia: John Benjamins.

Matlock, T., Holmes, K.J., Srinivasan, M., & Ramscar, M. (2011). Even abstract motion influences the understanding of time. Metaphor and Symbol, 26, 260-271.

Matthews, J.L., & Matlock, T. (2011). Understanding the link between spatial distance and social distance. Social Psychology, 42, 185-192.

Anderson, S., Huette, S., Matlock, T., & Spivey, M.J. (2010). Comprehending negated sentences with binary states and locations. Proceedings of the 32nd annual meeting of the Cognitive Science Society (pp.1192-1197). Austin, TX: Cognitive Science Society.

Anderson, S., Huette, S., Matlock, T., & Spivey, M.J. (2010). On the temporal dynamics of negated perceptual simulations. In F. Parrill, V. Tobin, and M. Turner (Eds.) Meaning, Form, and Body. CSLI Press.

Anderson, S., Matlock, T., & Spivey, M.J. (2010). On-line interactions of context and grammatical aspect. Proceedings of the 32nd annual meeting of the Cognitive Science Society (pp. 1198-1203). Austin, TX: Cognitive Science Society.

Anderson, S., Matlock, & Spivey, M.J. (2010). The role of grammatical aspect in the dynamics of spatial descriptions. Spatial Cognition VII (pp. 139-151). Springer Lecture Notes in Computer Science Series. Spring Verlag.

Fausey, C.M., & Matlock, T. (2010). Can grammar influence voting? Proceedings of the 32nd annual meeting of the Cognitive Science Society (pp. 1330-1335). Austin, TX: Cognitive Science Society.

Forte, M., Kurillo, G., & Matlock, T. (2010). Teleimmersive archaeology: Simulation and cognitive impact. EuroMed 2010 – Digital Heritage (pp. 422-431). Springer Lecture Notes in Computer Science Series.

Huette, S., Matlock, T., & Spivey. (2010). The online processing of modal verbs:  Parallel activation of competing mental models. Proceedings of the 32nd annual meeting of the Cognitive Science Society (pp. 1154-1159). Austin, TX: Cognitive Science Society.

Matlock, T. (2010). Abstract motion is no longer abstract. Language and Cognition, 2, 243-260.

Matthews, J.L., & Matlock, T. (2010). The spatial and temporal underpinnings of social distance. Proceedings of Spatial Cognition VII (pp. 19-31). Springer Lecture Notes in Computer Science/Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence Series.

Ramscar, M., Matlock, T., & Boroditsky, L. (2010). Time, motion and meaning – the experiential basis of abstract thought. In L. Smith, K. Mix, & M. Gasser (Eds.), Spatial Foundations of Cognition and Language (pp. 67-86). Oxford University Press.

Ramscar, M., Matlock, T., & Dye, M. (2010). Running down the clock: the role of expectation in our understanding of time and motion. Language and Cognitive Processes, 25, 589-615.

Coulson, S., & Matlock, T. (2009). Cognitive science. In S. Dominiek, J.O. Östman and J. Verschueren (Eds.), Cognition and Pragmatics (pp. 86–109). Amsterdam: John Benjamins.

Anderson, S., Matlock, T., Fausey, C.M., & Spivey, M.J. (2008). On the path to understanding the on-line processing of grammatical aspect. Proceedings of the 30th annual meeting of the Cognitive Science Society (pp. 2253-2258).

Gibbs, R.W., & Matlock, T. (2008). Metaphor, imagination, and simulation: Psycholinguistic evidence. In R. Gibbs (Ed.) Cambridge handbook of metaphor and thought (pp. 161-176). New York: Cambridge University Press.

Glushko, R.J., Maglio, P.P., Matlock, T., & Barsalou, L. (2008). Categorization in the wild. Trends in Cognitive Science, 12, 129-135.

Bergen, B., Lindsay, S., Matlock, T., & Narayanan, S. (2007). Spatial and linguistic aspects of visual imagery in sentence comprehension. Cognitive Science, 31, 733-764.

Fausey, C.M., Matlock, T., & Richardson, D.C. (2007). Agents and affordances: Listeners look for what they don’t hear. Proceedings of the 29th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society (pp. 245-250). Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum. 20.

Richardson, D.C., & Matlock, T. (2007). The integration of figurative language and static depictions: An eye movement study of fictive motion, Cognition, 102, 129-138.

Matlock, T. (2006). Depicting fictive motion in drawings. In J. Luchenbroers, (Ed.) Cognitive Linguistics Investigations: Across languages, fields and philosophical boundaries (pp. 67-85). Amsterdam: John Benjamins.

Richardson, D.C., Matlock, T., Crosby, J.R., & Dale, R. (2006). Figurative, spontaneous, interactive and potentially offensive: Three projects with rich visual and linguistic stimuli. Paper presented at workshop: What have eye movements told us so far, and what is next? Proceedings of the 28th Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Science Society. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum.

Coulson, S., & Matlock, T. (2005). Cognitive science. In J. Verschueren and J. Ostman (Eds.) Handbook of pragmatics (pp.1-29). Amsterdam: John Benjamins.

Matlock, T., Ramscar, M., & Boroditsky, L. (2005). On the experiential link between spatial and temporal language. Cognitive Science, 29, 655-664.

Matlock, T. (2004). The conceptual motivation of fictive motion. In G. Radden and R. Dirven (Eds.), Motivation in grammar (pp. 221-248). Amsterdam: John H. Benjamins.

Matlock, T. (2004). Fictive motion as cognitive simulation. Memory & Cognition, 32, 1389-1400.

Matlock, T., & Richardson, D.C. (2004). Do eye movements go with fictive motion? Proceedings of the 26th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society (pp.909-914). Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum.

Maglio, P.P., & Matlock, T. (2003). The conceptual structure of information space. In K. Höök, D. Benyon, & A.J. Munro (Eds.), Designing information spaces: The social navigation approach (pp. 385-403). London: Springer.

Matlock, T., Ramscar, M., & Boroditsky, L. (2003). The experiential basis of meaning. Proceedings of the 25th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society (pp.792-797). Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum.

Maglio, P.P., Matlock, T., Gould, S.J., Koons, D., & Campbell, C.S. (2002). On understanding discourse in human-computer interaction. Proceedings of 24th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society (pp. 602-607). Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum.

Matlock, T., & Heredia, R. (2002). Understanding phrasal verbs in monolinguals and bilinguals.   In R.R. Heredia & J. Altarriba (Eds.), Bilingual sentence processing (pp. 251-274). North-Holland: Elsevier.

Barra, M., Cillo, T., De Santis, A., Ferraro-Petrillo, U, Negro, A., Scarano, V., Matlock, T., & Maglio, P. (2001). Personal Web Melody: Customized sonification of web servers. Proceedings of the International Conference on Auditory Displays (ICAD 2001) (pp.1-9).

Coulson, S., & Matlock, T. (2001). Metaphor and the space structuring model. Metaphor & Symbol, 16, 295-316.

Gibbs, R. W., & Matlock, T. (2001). Psycholinguistic perspectives on polysemy. In H. Cuykens, & B. Zwada (Eds.), Polysemy in cognitive linguistics (pp. 213-239). Amsterdam: John Benjamins.

Matlock, T., Campbell, C.S., Maglio, P.P., Zhai, S., & Smith, B.A. (2001). Designing feedback for an attentive office. Proceedings of INTERACT 2001: Eighth IFIP Conference On Human-Computer Interaction (pp. 721-722). Amsterdam, The Netherlands: IOS Press.

Maglio, P. P., Matlock, T., Campbell, C. S., Zhai, S., & Smith, B. A. (2000). Gaze and speech in attentive user interfaces. Proceedings of the Third International Conference on Multimodal Interfaces ICMI(pp. 1-7). Berlin: Springer-Verlag.

Gibbs, R.W., & Matlock, T. (1999). Psycholinguistics and mental representations. Cognitive Linguistics, 10, 263 – 269.

Maglio, P. P., & Matlock, T. (1999). The conceptual structure of information space. In A. Munro, K. Höök, & D. Benyon (Eds.), Social navigation of information space (pp. 155-173). Berlin: Springer-Verlag.

Maglio, P. P., Matlock, T., Raphaely, D., Chernicky, B., & Kirsh, D. (1999). Interactive skill in Scrabble. Proceedings of 21st Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society(pp. 326-330).Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum.

Maglio, P. P., & Matlock, T. (1998). Metaphors we surf the web by. Proceedings of Workshop on Personalized and Social Navigation in Information Space (pp.1-9). Swedish Institute of Computer Science. Stockholm, Sweden.

Matlock, T. (1998). What is missing in research on idioms. American Journal of Psychology, 11, 4-10. Book review.

Matlock, T. (1989). Metaphor and the grammaticalization of evidentials. Proceedings of the 15th Annual Meeting of the Berkeley Linguistics Society (pp.215-225).