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Deen, B., Richardson, H., Dilks, D. D., Takahashi, A., Keil, B., Wald, L., Kanwisher, N., & Saxe, R. (in press). Organization of high-level visual cortex in human infants. Nature Communication.
Fischer, J., Smith, H., Martinez Pedraza, F., Carter, A. S., Kanwisher, N.*, & Kaldy, Z.* (* co-senior authors). (in press). Unimpaired Attentional Disengagement in Toddlers With Autism Spectrum Disorder. Developmental Science.


Robertson, C., Kravitz, D., Hermann, K., Mynick, A., & Kanwisher, N. (2016). Neural Representations Integrate the Current Field of View with the Remembered 360° Panorama. Current Biology, 26(18):2463-2468.
Fedorenko, E., Scott, T., Brunner, P., Coon, W.G., Pritchett, B., Schalk, G., Kanwisher, N. (2016). A neural correlate of the construction of sentence meaning. PNAS.
Fischer, J., Tenenbaum, J. & Kanwisher, N. (2016). The functional neuroanatomy of intuitive physical inference. PNAS, 113(34):E5072-81.
Saygin, Z.M., Osher D.E., Norton E.S., Youssoufian D.A., Beach S.D., Feather J., Gaab, N., Gabrieli, J.D.E., Kanwisher, N. (2016). Connectivity precedes function in the development of the visual word form area. Nature Neuroscience, 19(9):1250-5.
Lescroart, M., Kanwisher, N., Golomb, J.D. (2016). No evidence for automatic remapping of stimulus features or location found with fMRI. Frontiers in Systems Neuroscience. 10:53. doi: 10.3389/fnsys.2016.00053
Cohen, M.A., Dennett, D.C., and Kanwisher, N. (2016). What is the bandwidth of perceptual experience? Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 20(5):324-35.
Peterson, M.F., Lin, J., Zaun, I. & Kanwisher, N. (2016). Individual Differences in Face Looking Behavior Generalize from the Lab to the World. Journal of Vision, 16(7):12.
Kamps, F., Julian, J., Kubilius, J., Kanwisher, N., & Dilks, D. (2016) The occipital place area represents the local elements of scenes NeuroImage, 132,417-424.
Norman-Haignere, S., Albouy P., Caclin, A., McDermott, J.H., Kanwisher, N., Tillmann B. (2016). Pitch-Responsive Cortical Regions in Congenital Amusia. Journal of Neuroscience, 36,2986-2994.
Robertson, C., Ratai, E., & Kanwisher, N. (2016). Reduced GABAergic Action in the Autistic Brain. Current Biology, 26(1):80-5.
Fedorenko, E., Morgan, A., Murray, E., Cardinaux, A., Mei, C., Tager-Flushberg, H., Fisher, S.E., Kanwisher, N. (2016). A highly penetrant form of childhood apraxia of speech due to deletion of 16p11.2. European Journal of Human Genetics, 24(2):310.
Lafer-Sousa, R., Conway, B., & Kanwisher, N. (2016). Color-biased Regions of the Ventral Visual Pathway Lie between Face- and Place- Selective Regions in Humans, as in Macaques. Journal of Neuroscience, 36(5),1682-97.


Norman-Haignere, S., Kanwisher, N., & McDermott, J. (2015). Distinct Cortical Pathways for Music and Speech Revealed by Hypothesis-Free Voxel Decomposition. Neuron, 88(6):1281-96.
Osher, D., Saxe, R., Koldewyn, K., Gabrieli, J.D.E., Kanwisher, N., Saygin Z. (2015). Structural connectivity fingerprints predict cortical selectivity for multiple visual categories across cortex. Cerebral Cortex, 25(11):4596-609.
Deen, B., Koldewyn, K., Kanwisher, N., Saxe, R. (2015). Functional Organization of Social Perception and Cognition in the Superior Temporal Sulcus. Cerebral Cortex, 25(11):4596-609.
Saygin Z., Osher D., Koldewyn K., Martin R., Finn A., Saxe R., Gabrieli J., Sheridan M. (2015). Structural connectivity of the developing human amygdala. PlosOne.


Dilks DD, Julian JB, Peli E, Kanwisher N. (2014). Reorganization of visual processing in age-related macular degeneration depends on foveal loss. Optom Vis Sci..
Blank, I., Kanwisher, N., & Fedorenko, E. (2014). A functional dissociation between language and multiple-demand systems revealed in patterns of BOLD signal fluctuations. Journal of Neurophysiology.
Koldewyn, K., Yendiki, A., Weigelt, S., Gweon, H., Julian, J., Richardson, H., Malloy, C., Saxe, R., Fischl, B., & Kanwisher, N. (2014). Differences in the right inferior longitudinal fasciculus but no general disruption of white matter tracts in children with autism spectrum disorder. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.
Fischer, J.*, Koldewyn, K.*, Jiang, Y., & Kanwisher, N. (2014). Unimpaired Attentional Disengagement and Social Orienting in Children with Autism. Clinical Psychological Science. * Koldewyn and Fischer are co-first authors
Golomb, J.D., L'Heureaux, Z.E., & Kanwisher, N. (2014). Feature Binding Errors After Eye Movements and Shifts of Attention. Psychological Science.
Yendiki, A., Koldewyn, K., Kakunoori, S., Kanwisher, N., & Fischl, B. (2014) Spurious group differences due to head motion in a diffusion MRI study. Neuroimage 88 (2014) 79-90.


Fedorenko, E., Hsieh P.-J. & Balewski, Z. (2013). A possible functional localiser for identifying brain regions sensitive to sentence-level prosody. Language, Cognition and Neuroscience.
Kanwisher, N. & Dilks, D. (2013). The Functional Organization of the Ventral Visual Pathway in Humans. In Chalupa, L. & Werner, J. (Eds.), The New Visual Neurosciences.
Norman-Haignere, S., Kanwisher, N., & McDermott, J. (2013). Cortical Pitch Regions in Humans Respond Primarily to Resolved Harmonics and Are Located in Specific Tonotopic Regions of Anterior Auditory Cortex. Journal of Neuroscience 33(50):19451–19469. Link to Website
Shim, WM, Jiang, Y., & Kanwisher, N. (2013). Redundancy Gains in Retinotopic Cortex. Journal of Neurophysiology.
Weigelt, S., Koldewyn, K., Dilks, D., Balas, B., McKone, E., & Kanwisher, N. (2013). Domain-specific development of face memory but not face perception. Developmental Science.
Fedorenko, E. Duncan, J, & Kanwisher, N. (2013). Broad domain generality in focal regions of frontal and parietal cortex. PNAS.
Weigelt, S. Koldewyn, K., & Kanwisher, N. (2013). Face Recognition Deficits in Autism Spectrum Disorders Are Both Domain Specific and Process Specific. PLoS ONE.
Koldewyn, K., Weigelt, S., Kanwisher, N., Jiang, Y., (2013) Multiple Object Tracking in Autism Spectrum Disorders. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders.
Koldewyn, K., Jiang, Y., Weigelt, S., Kanwisher, N., (2013). Global/Local Processing in Autism: Not a Disability, but a Disinclination. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders.
Mather, M., Cacioppo, J., & Kanwisher, N. (2013). "How fMRI can inform cognitive theories." Perspectives on Psychological Science 8.1:108-113
Dilks, D., Julian, J., Paunov, A., Kanwisher, N. (2013). The Occipital Place Area Is Causally and Selectively Involved in Scene Perception. Journal of Neuroscience.


Pitcher, D., Goldhaber, T., Duchaine, B., Walsh, V., Kanwisher, N. (2012). Two Critical and Functionally Distinct Stages of Face and Body Perception. Journal of Neuroscience.
Fedorenko E, McDermott JH, Norman-Haignere S, Kanwisher N. (2012). Sensitivity to musical structure in the human brain. Journal of Neurophysiology 108: 3289-3300.
Vul, E., Lashkari, D., Hsieh, PJ, Goland, P., Kanwisher, N. (2012). Data-driven functional clustering reveals dominance of face, place, and body selectivity in the ventral visual pathway. Journal of Neurophysiology.
Fedorenko, E., Duncan, J., & Kanwisher, N. (2012). Language-selective and Domain-general Regions Lie Side by Side within Broca's Area. Current Biology.
McKone, E., Crookes, K., Jeffery, L., Dilks, D. (2012). A critical review of the development of face recognition: Experience is less important than previously believed. Cognitive Neuropsychology.
Balas, B., Kanwisher, N., Saxe, R. (2012). Thin-slice perception develops slowly Journal of Experimental Child Psychology.
Hsieh, P., Colas, J., Kanwisher, N. (2012). Pre-stimulus pattern of activity in the fusiform face area predicts face percepts during binocular rivalry. Neuropsychologia.
Hsieh PJ, Colas JT, Kanwisher N. (2012). Spatial pattern of BOLD fMRI activation reveals cross-modal information in auditory cortex. Journal of Neurophysiology.
Fedorenko, E., Nieto-Castañón, A., Kanwisher, N. (2012). Lexical and syntactic representations in the brain: An fMRI investigation with multi-voxel pattern analyses. Neuropsychologia.
Julian, J.B., Fedorenko, E., Webster, J., Kanwisher, N. (2012). An algorithmic method for functionally defining regions of interest in the ventral visual pathway. Neuroimage.
Fedorenko, E., Nieto-Castañón, A., Kanwisher, N. (2012). Syntactic processing in the human brain: What we know, what we don’t know, and a suggestion for how to proceed. Brain & Language.
Lashkari, D., Sridharan, R., Vul, E., Hsieh, P., Kanwisher, N., Golland, P. (2012). Search for patterns of functional specificity in the brain: A nonparametric hierarchical Bayesian model for group fMRI data. Neuroimage.
Golomb, J., Kanwisher, N. (2012). Retinotopic memory is more precise than spatiotopic memory. Procedings of the National Academy of Science.
Weigelt, S., Koldewyn, K., Kanwisher, N. (2012). Face identity recognition in autism spectrum disorders: A review of behavioral studies. Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews.


Kanwisher, N. & Barton, J. (2011). The Functional Architecture of the Face System: Integrating Evidence from fMRI and Patient Studies. In Calder, A., Rhodes, G., Johnson, M., Haxby, J., & Keane, J. (Eds.), Handbook of Face Perception.
Keil, B. Alagappan, V., Mareyam, A. McNab, J., Fujimoto, K., Tountcheva, V., Triantafyllou, C., Dilks, D., Kanwisher, N., Lin, W., Grant, P., Wald, L. (2011). Size-optimized 32-Channel Brain Arrays for 3 T Pediatric Imaging. Magnetic Resonance in Medicine.
Pitcher, D., Duchaine, B., Walsh, V., Yovel, G., Kanwisher, N. (2011). The role of lateral occipital face and object areas in the face inversion effect. Neuropsychologia.
Golomb, J. & Kanwisher, N. (2011). Higher-level visual cortex represents retinotopic, not spatiotopic, object location. Cerebral cortex.
Hsieh, P., Colas, J., and Kanwisher, N. (2011). Pop-Out Without Awareness: Unseen Feature Singletons Capture Attention Only When Top-Down Attention Is Available. Psychological Science. 22(9): 1220-1226.
Fedorenko, E., Behr, M., Kanwisher, N. (2011). Functional Specificity for High-level Linguistic Processing in the Human Brain. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A.
Fedorenko, E., & Kanwisher, N. (2011). Some Regions within Brocaʼs Area Do Respond More Strongly to Sentences than to Linguistically Degraded Stimuli: A Comment on Rogalsky and Hickok (2011). Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience. 23(10): 2632-2635.
Dilks, D., Julian, J., Kubilius, J., Spelke, L., & Kanwisher, N. (2011). Mirror-Image Sensitivity and Invariance in Object and Scene Processing Pathways. Journal of Neuroscience. 33(31): 11305-11312.
Pitcher, D., Dilks, D., Saxe, R., Triantafyllou, C., & Kanwisher, N. (2011). Differential selectivity for dynamic versus static information in face-selective cortical regions. Neuroimage. 56(15): 2356-63.
Fedorenko, E., Kanwisher, N. (2011). Functionally Localizing Language-Sensitive Regions in Individual Subjects with fMRI: A Reply to Grodzinsky's Critique of Fedorenko and Kanwisher (2009). Language and Linguisitcs Compass. 78-94.


Liu, J., Harris, A., Kanwisher, N. (2010) Perception of Face Parts and Face Configurations: An fMRI Study. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience. 22(1): 203-211.
Haushofer J., Biletzki A., Kanwisher N. (2010). Both Sides Retaliate in the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict. Proc Natl Acad Sci. 107(42): 17927-32.
Sarah Weigelt, Kami Koldewyn, Oliver Doehrmann. (2010). Cross-category adaptation reveals tight coupling of face and body perception. J Neurophysiol. 104(2):581-3.
Vul, E. & Kanwisher, N. (2010) Begging the question: The non-independence error in fMRI data analysis. Foundational Issues in Human Brain Mapping, eds Hanson SJ, Bunzl M, pp 71-91. A Bradford Book, MIT Press, Cambridge, MA.
Evelina Fedorenko, Po-Jang Hsieh, Alfonso Nieto-Castañón, Susan Whitfield-Gabrieli and Nancy Kanwisher. (2010). A new method for fMRI investigations of language: Defining ROIs functionally in individual subjects. J Neurophysiol. 104:1177-1194.
Kanwisher, N. (2010). Inaugural Article: Functional specificity in the human brain: A window into the functional architecture of the mind. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. Supplementary Material
Hsieh PJ, Vul E, Kanwisher N. (2010). Recognition alters the spatial pattern of FMRI activation in early retinotopic cortex. J Neurophysiol. 103(3):1501-7.
Zhu Q, Song Y, Hu S, Li X, Tian M, Zhen Z, Dong Q, Kanwisher N, Liu J. (2010). Heritability of the Specific Cognitive Ability of Face Perception. Curr Biol. 20(2): 137-142.
Lashkari D, Vul E, Kanwisher N, Golland P. (2010). Discovering Structure in the Space of fMRI Selectivity Profiles. Neuroimage. 50(3): 1085-98.


Kanwisher, N. & Yovel, G. (2009). Cortical Specialization for Face Perception in Humans. In Cacioppo, J.T. & Berntson, G.G. (Eds.), Handbook of Neuroscience for the Behavioral Sciences. J. Wiley and Sons.
Kanwisher, N. (2009). The use of fMRi in lie detection: What has been shown and what has not. Manuscript published by AAAS.
McKone, E., Crookes, K., & Nancy Kanwisher, N.The Cognitive and Neural Development of Face Recognition in Humans. In Gazzaniga (Ed.), The Cognitive Neurosciences. Pages 467-482.
Reddy L, Kanwisher NG, VanRullen R. (2009). Attention and biased competition in multi-voxel object representations. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA. 106(50):21447-52.
Vul E, Hanus D, Kanwisher N. (2009). Attention as inference: selection is probabilistic; responses are all-or-none samples. J Exp Psychol Gen. 138(4):546-60.
Liu J, Harris A, Kanwisher N. (2009). Perception of Face Parts and Face Configurations: An fMRI Study. J Cogn Neurosci.
Fedorenko, E. & Kanwisher, N. (2009). Neuroimaging of Language: Why Hasn't a Clearer Picture Emerged? Language and Linguistics Compass. 3(10):1749-818.
Dilks, D.D., Baker, C.I., Liu, Y., & Kanwisher, N. (2009). "Referred Visual Sensations": Rapid Perceptual Elongation after Visual Cortical Deprivation. Journal of Neuroscience. 29(28):8960-8964.
Dilks, D.D., Baker, C.I., Peli, E., & Kanwisher, N. (2009). Reorganization of visual processing in macular degeneration is not specific to the “preferred retinal locus”. Journal of Neuroscience. 29(9):2768-2773.


Yovel, G. & Kanwisher, M. (2008). The representations of spacing and part-based information are associated for upright faces but dissociated for objects: Evidence from individual differences. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review.
Williams, M. Baker, C. I., Op de Beeck, H. P., Shim, W. M. Dang, S., Triantafyllou, C., & Kanwisher, N. (2008). Feedback of Visual Object Information to Foveal Retinotopic Cortex. Nature Neuroscience.
Trevor T-J Chong, T., Cunnington, R., Williams, M., Kanwisher, N., & Mattingley, J. (2008). fMRI adaptation reveals mirror neurons in human inferior parietal cortex. Current Biology.
D. Lashkari, E. Vul, N. Kanwisher, and P. Golland. (2008). Discovering Structure in the Space of Activation Profiles in fMRI. D. Metaxas et al. (Eds.): MICCAI 2008, Part I, LNCS. 5241:1016–1024
Haushofer, J. Baker, C., Livingstone, M. & Kanwisher N. (2008). Privileged Coding of Convex Shapes in Human Object-Selective Cortex. Journal of Neurophysiology. 100(2):753-62
Haushofer, J. Livingstone, M. & Kanwisher N. (2008). Multivariate Patterns in Object-Selective Cortex Dissociate Perceptual and Physical Similarity. PLoS Biology. 29;6(7):e187
Butler, P. D., Tambini, A., Yovel, G., Jalbrzikowski, M., Ziwich, R., Silipo, G., Kanwisher, N., Javitt, D.C. (2008). What's in a face? Effects of stimulus duration and inversion on face processing in schizophrenia. Schizophr Res. 103(1-3):283-92
Vul, E., Hanus, D., & Kanwisher, N. (2008). Delay of Selective Attention During the Attentional Blink. Vision Research. 48(18):1902-9
Baker, Dilks, Peli, & Kanwisher. (2008). Reorganization of visual processing in macular degeneration: Replication and clues about the role of foveal loss. Vision Research. 48(18):1910-9
Op de Beeck, H.P., Deutsch, J.A., Vanduffel, W., Kanwisher, N., DiCarlo, J.J. (2008). A Stable Topography of Selectivity for Unfamiliar Shape Classes in Monkey Inferior Temporal Cortex. Cerebral Cortex. 18(7):1676-94
Schwarzlose, R.F., Swisher, J.D., Dang, S., Kanwisher, N. (2008). The distribution of category and location information across object-selective regions of visual cortex. PNAS. 105(11): 4447-4452
Schwarzlose, R. (2008). Principles governing the large-scale organization of object selectivity in ventral visual cortex. Ph.D. thesis. Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Vul, E., Nieuwenstein, M., Kanwisher, N. (2008). Temporal Selection is Suppressed, Delayed and Diffused During the Attentional Blink. Psychological Science. 19(1): 55-61
Op de Beeck, H., Haushofer, J., Kanwisher, N. (2008). Interpreting fMRI data: maps, modules, and dimensions. Nature Reviews Neuroscience. doi:10.1038/nrn23124


Reddy, L., Kanwisher, N. (2007). Category Selectivity in the Ventral Visual Pathway Confers Robustness to Clutter and Diverted Attention. Current Biology. doi:10.1016/j.cub.2007.10.043.
Hemond, C., Kanwisher, N., Op de Beeck, H. (2007) A Preference for Contralateral Stimuli in Human Object- and Face-Selective Cortex PLoSONE. 2(6): e574. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0000574
Baker, C., Liu, J., Wald, L., Kwong, K., Benner, T., Kanwisher, N. (2007) Visual word processing and experiential origins of functional selectivity in human extrastriate cortex PNAS. 104(21): 9087-9092
Williams, M., Dang, S., Kanwisher, N. (2007) Only some spatial patterns of fMRI response are read out in task performance Nature Neuroscience.
Haushofer, J., Kanwisher, N. (2007) In the Eye of the Beholder: Visual Experience and Categories in the Human Brain Neuron. 53(6): 773-775
Baker, C., Hutchinson, T., Kanwisher, N. (2007) Does the fusiform face area contain highly selective subregions for nonfaces? Nature Neuroscience. 10 3-4.
McKone, E., Kanwisher, N., Duchaine, B. (2007) Can generic expertise explain special processing for faces? Trends in Cognitive Science. 11 8-15.


Downing PE., Chan AW., Peelen MV. Dodds CM., Kanwisher N. (2006) Domain Specificity in Visual Cortex Cerebral Cortex. 16(10):1453-61
Reddy, L., Kanwisher, N. (2006). Coding of visual objects in the ventral stream. Current Opinion in Neurobiology. 16 408-14
Kanwisher, N. (2006) What's in a Face? Science. 311 617
Spiridon M., Fischl B., Kanwisher N. (2006) Location and Spatial Profile of Category-Specific Regions in Human Extrastriate Cortex Human Brain Mapping. 27(1) 77-89
Kanwisher, N., Yovel, G. (2006). The Fusiform Face Area: A Cortical Region Specialized for the Perception of Faces. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London B. 361, 2109-28
Op de Beeck, H., Baker, C., DiCarlo, J., Kanwisher, N. (2006). Discrimination Training Alters Object Representations in Human Extrastriate Cortex. Journal of Neuroscience. 26 13025-36.
Saxe, R., Brett, M., Kanwisher, N. (2006). Divide and Conquer: A defense of functional localizers. Neuroimage May 1. 30(4):1088-96
Barth, H., LaMont, K., Lipton, J., Dehaene, S., Kanwisher, N., Spelke, E. (2006). Non-symbolic arithmetic in adults and young children Cognition. 98(3) 199-222.


Yovel G., Kanwisher N. (2005) The Neural Basis of the Behavioral Face-Inversion Effect Curr Biol. 15(24) 2256-62.
Schwarzlose, R., Baker, C., Kanwisher, N. (2005) Separate Face and Body Selectivity on the Fusiform Gyrus The Journal of Neuroscience. 25 (47) 11055-11059
Grill-Spector, K., Kanwisher, N. (2005) Visual Recognition: As Soon as You Know It Is There, You Know What It Is Psychological Science. 16 (2) 152-160
Baker, C., Peli, E., Knouf, N., and Kanwisher, N. (2005) Reorganization of Visual Processing in Macular Degeneration. The Journal of Neuroscience. 25 (3) 614-18
McKone, E. & Kanwisher, N. (2005) Does the human brain process objects of expertise like faces? A review of the evidence.. In From Monkey Brain to Human Brain.. Edited by Dehaene S, Duhamel JR, Hauser M, and Rizzolatti. MIT Press None
Xu Y., Liu, J., and Kanwisher, N. (2005) The M170 is selective for faces, not for expertise. Neuropsychologia. 43 588-97


Grill-Spector, K, Knouf, N. & Kanwisher, N. (2004) The fusiform face area subserves face perception, not generic within-category identification. Nature Neuroscience. 7 (5) 555-562
Jiang, Y., Saxe, R., & Kanwisher, N. (2004) Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging Provides New Constraints on Theories of the Psychological Refractory Period. Psychological Science. 15 (6) 390-396
Saxe R., Xiao D.K., Kovacs G., Perrett D.I., Kanwisher N. (2004) A region of right posterior superior temporal sulcus responds to observed intentional actions.. Neuropsychologia. 42 (11) 1435-46
Saxe, R., Carey, S., & Kanwisher, N. (2004) UNDERSTANDING OTHER MINDS: Linking Developmental Psychology and Functional Neuroimaging. In Annual Reviews of Neuroscience. Edited by (insert). Annual Reviews 87-124
Shuman, M. and Kanwisher, N. (2004) Numerical magnitude in the human parietal lobe; tests of representational generality and domain specificity.. Neuron. 44 (3) 557-69
Yovel, G. and Kanwisher, N. (2004) Face perception; domain specific, not process specific.. Neuron. 44 (5) 889-98


Barth, H., Kanwisher, N., & Spelke, E. (2003) The construction of large number representations in adults. Cognition. 86 201-221
Jiang, Y. & Kanwisher, N. (2003) Common Neural Substrates for Response Selection across Modalities and Mapping Paradigms. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience. 15 (8) 1080-1094
Jiang, Y. & Kanwisher, N. (2003) Common Neural Mechanisms for Response Selection and Perceptual Processing. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience. 15 (8) 1095-1110
Kanwisher, N. (2003) The Ventral Visual Object Pathway in Humans: Evidence from fMRI. In The Visual Neurosciences. Edited by Chalupa, L. & Werner, J.. MIT Press 1179-1189
Saxe, R. & Kanwisher, N. (2003) People thinking about thinking people: The role of the temporo-parietal junction in theory of mind. NeuroImage. 19 1835-1842


Liu, J., Harris, A., & Kanwisher, N. (2002) Stages of processing in face perception: an MEG study. Nature Neuroscience . 5 (9) 910-916
Ro, T., Machado, L., Kanwisher, N. & Rafal, R. (2002) Covert orienting to the locations of targets and distractors: Effects on response channel activation in a flanker task. The Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology. 55A (3) 917-936
Spiridon, M. & Kanwisher, N. (2002) How distributed is visual category information in human occipital-temporal cortex? An fMRI study. Neuron. 35 (6) 1157-1165


Culham, J., Cavanagh, P., & Kanwisher, N. (2001) Attention Response Functions: Characterizing Brain Areas Using fMRI Activation during Parametric Variations of Attentional Load. Neuron. 32 737-745
Culham. J. & Kanwisher, N. (2001) Neuroimaging of Cognitive Functions in Human Parietal Cortex. Current Opinion in Neurobiology. 11 157-163
Downing, P., Jiang, Y., Shuman, M., & Kanwisher, N. (2001) A Cortical Area Selective for Visual Processing of the Human Body. Science. 293 2470-2473
Downing, P., Liu, N., & Kanwisher, N. (2001) Testing Cognitive Models of Visual Attention with fMRI and MEG. Neuropsychologia. 39 1329-1342
Epstein, R., De Yoe, E., Press, D., & Kanwisher, N. (2001) Neuropsychological Evidence for a Topographical Learning Mechanism in Parahippocampal Cortex. Cognitive Neuropsychology. 18 (6) 481-508
Grill-Spector, K., Kourtzi, Z., & Kanwisher, N. (2001) The Lateral Occipital Complex and its Role in Object Recognition. Vision Research. 41 1409-1422
Holcombe, A., Treisman, A., & Kanwisher, N. (2001) The Midstream Order Deficit. Perception & Psychophysics. 63 322-329
Kanwisher, N. (2001) Faces and Places: Of Central (and Peripheral) Interest. Nature Neuroscience. 4 455-456
Kanwisher, N. (2001) Neural Events and Perceptual Awareness. Cognition. 79 89-113
Kanwisher, N., Downing, P., Epstein, R., & Kourtzi, Z. (2001) Functional Neuroimaging of Human Visual Recognition. In The Handbook on Functional Neuroimaging. Edited by R. Cabeza & A. Kingstone. MIT Press 109-152
Kourtzi, Z, & Kanwisher, N. (2001) Representation of Perceived Object Shape by the Human Lateral Occipital Complex. Science. 293 1506-1509


Epstein, R., Stanley, D., Harris, A., & Kanwisher, N. (2000) The Parahippocampal Place Area: Perception, Encoding, or Memory Retrieval?. Neuron. 23 115-125
Kanwisher, N. & Moscovitch, M. (2000) The Cognitive Neuroscience of Face Processing: An Introduction. Cognitive Neuropsychology. 17 (1) 1-11
Kanwisher, N. & Wojciulik, E. (2000) Visual Attention: Insights from Brain Imaging. Nature Reviews Neuroscience. 1 91-100
Kanwisher, N. (2000) Domain specificity in face perception. Nature Neuroscience. 3 (8) 759-763
Kourtzi, Z. & Kanwisher, N. (2000) Cortical Regions involved in Processing Object Shape. Journal of Neuroscience. 20 (9) 3310-3318
Kourtzi, Z. & Kanwisher, N. (2000) Activation in human MT/MST for Static Images with Implied Motion. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience. 12 48-55
Kourtzi, Z. & Kanwisher, N. (2000) Implied motion activates extrastriate motion-processing areas: Response to David and Senior (2000). Trends in Cognitive Neurosciences. 4 (4) 295-296
Liu, J., Higuchi, M., Marantz, A. & Kanwisher, N. (2000) Magnetophysiological Studies of Face and Non-Face Processing. Neuroreport. 11 337-341
O'Craven, K. & Kanwisher, N. (2000) Mental imagery of faces and places activates corresponding stimulus-specific brain regions. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience. 12 1013-1023
O'Craven, K., Downing, P., & Kanwisher, N. (2000) fMRI Evidence for Objects as the Units of Attentional Selection. Nature. 401 584-587
Tong, F., Nakayama, N., Moscovitch, M., Weinrib, O., & Kanwisher, N. (2000) Response Properties of the Human Fusiform Face Area. Cognitive Neuropsychology. 17 (1) 257-279


Wojciulik, E., & Kanwisher, N. (1999) The Generality of Parietal Involvement in Visual Attention. Neuron. 23 747-764
Epstein, R. & Kanwisher, N. (1999) Repetition Blindness for Locations. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception & Performance. 25 1855-1866
Kanwisher, N. Stanley, D. & Harris, A. (1999) The Fusiform Face Area is Selective for Faces not Animals. Neuroreport. 10 (1) 183-187
Kanwisher, N., Yin, C., & Wojciulik, N. (1999) Repetition Blindness for Pictures: Evidence for the Rapid Computation of Abstract Visual Descriptions. In Fleeting Memories. Edited by Coltheart, V.. MIT Press 119-150


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