The hippocampus and the flexible use and processing of language

@inproceedings{Duff2012TheHA,
  title={The hippocampus and the flexible use and processing of language},
  author={Melissa C. Duff and Sarah Brown-Schmidt},
  booktitle={Front. Hum. Neurosci.},
  year={2012}
}
Fundamental to all human languages is an unlimited expressive capacity and creative flexibility that allow speakers to rapidly generate novel and complex utterances. In turn, listeners interpret language "on-line," incrementally integrating multiple sources of information as words unfold over time. A challenge for theories of language processing has been to understand how speakers and listeners generate, gather, integrate, and maintain representations in service of language processing. We… CONTINUE READING