Academic

Papers

Fay, N., Lister, C. J., Ellison, T. M. & Goldin-Meadow, S. (2014). Creating a communication system from scratch: gesture beats vocalization hands down. Frontiers in Psychology, 5(354). doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2014.00354

Lister, C. J., Fay, N., Ellison, T. M. & Ohan, J. Creating a new communication system: gesture has the upper hand. In Noelle, D. C., Dale, R., Warlaumont, A. S., Yoshimi, J., Matlock, T., Jennings, C. D., & Maglio, P. P. (Eds.) (2015). Proceedings of the 37th Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Science Society. Austin, TX: Cognitive Science Society. Available online: https://mindmodeling.org/cogsci2015/papers/0243/paper0243.pdf

Lister, C. J., Burtenshaw, T., Fay, N., Walker, B. & Ohan, J. A developmental perspective on language: children are old hands at gesture. In S.G. Roberts, C. Cuskley, L. McCrohon, L. Barceló-Coblijn, O. Feher & T. Verhoef (eds.) The Evolution of Language: Proceedings of the 11th International Conference (EVOLANG11). Available online: http://evolang.org/neworleans/papers/95.html

Lister, C. J. & Fay, N. The interactive evolution of shared symbol systems: A model. Manuscript submitted for publication. 

Conference proceedings

Lister, C. J., Fay, N., Ellison, T. M. & Goldin-Meadow, S. (2014). Getting communication started: the superiority of gesture over non-linguistic vocalization. Proceedings of the 10th international conference of the evolution of language (evolang 10)

Lister, C. J., Fay, N., Ellison, T. M. & Ohan, J. (2015). Creating a new communication system: Gesture has the upper hand.  Proceedings of the 37th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society 

Lister, C. J., Burtenshaw, T., Fay, N., Walker, B. & Ohan, J. (2016) A developmental perspective on language origin: Children are old hands at gesture. Proceedings of the 11th international conference of the evolution of language (evolang 11)