.Flashbulb memories

  • Talarico, J. M., Bohn, A. & Wessel, I. (2019). The role of event relevance and congruence on flashbulb memory formation. Memory, 27, 985-997.[pdf]
  • Talarico, J. M. & Rubin, D. C. (2017). Ordinary memory processes shape flashbulb memories of extraordinary events: A review of 40 years of research. In O. Luminet and A. Curci (Eds.), Flashbulb Memories: New Challenges and Future Perspectives (2nd Ed., pp. 73-95). New York: Routledge. [pdf]
  • Talarico, J. M., Kraha, A., Self, H. & Boals, A. (2017). How did you hear the news? The role of traditional media, social media, and personal communication in flashbulb memory. Memory Studies, in press. [pdf]
  • Kraha, A., Talarico, J. M., & Boals, A. (2014). Unexpected positive events do not result in flashbulb memories. Applied Cognitive Psychology, 28, 579-589. [pdf]
  • Talarico, J. M. (2009). Freshman flashbulbs: Memories of unique and first-time events in starting college. Memory, 17, 256-265. [pdf]
  • Talarico, J. M. & Rubin, D. C. (2009). Flashbulb memories result from ordinary memory processes and extraordinary event characteristics. In O. Luminet and A. Curci (Eds.), Flashbulb Memories: New Issues and New Perspectives (pp. 79-97). New York: Psychology Press. [pdf]
  • Talarico, J. M. & Rubin, D. C. (2007) Flashbulb memories are special after all; In phenomenology, not accuracy. Applied Cognitive Psychology, 21, 557-578. [pdf]
  • Talarico, J. M. & Rubin, D. C. (2003). Confidence, not consistency, characterizes flashbulb memories. Psychological Science, 14, 455-461. [pdf]

Memories for emotional events

  • Talarico, J. M. & Moore, K. M. (2012). Memories of “The Rivalry”: Differences in how fans of the winning and losing teams remember the same game. Applied Cognitive Psychology, 26, 746-756. [pdf]
  • Talarico, J. M. (2012). Autobiographical memory for spatial location is unaffected by delay. Journal of Applied Research in Memory and Cognition, 1, 104-109.  [pdf]
  • Talarico, J. M., Berntsen, D., & Rubin, D. C. (2009). Positive emotions enhance recall of peripheral details. Cognition & Emotion, 23, 380-398. [pdf]
  • Rubin, D. C. & Talarico, J. M. (2009).  A comparison of vector and circumplex models:  Evidence from emotions, prototypical events, autobiographical memories, and words.  Memory, 17, 802-808. [pdf]
  • Talarico, J. M., LaBar, K. S., & Rubin, D. C. (2004). Emotional intensity predicts autobiographical memory experience. Memory & Cognition, 32, 1118-1132. [pdf]

Autobiographical memory organization

  • Thomsen, D. K., Talarico, J. M., & Steiner, K. L. (2021). When does a wedding mark the beginning of a new chapter in one’s life? Scandinavian Journal of Psychology, 62 (5), 675-682. [pdf]
  • Enz, K. & Talarico, J. M. (2016). Forks in the road: Memories of turning points and transitions. Applied Cognitive Psychology, 30, 188-195. [pdf]
  • Talarico, J. M. & Mace, J. H.  (2010).  Involuntary and voluntary memory sequencing phenomena: An interesting puzzle for the study of autobiographical memory organization and retrieval.  In J. H. Mace (Ed.), The act of remembering: Toward an understanding of how we recall the past (pp. 71-82). New York: Wiley-Blackwell. [pdf]
  • Belli, R. F., Schwarz, N., Singer, E., & Talarico, J. (2000). Decomposition can harm the accuracy of behavioral frequency reports. Applied Cognitive Psychology, 14, 295-308. [pdf]

Metamemory appraisals in autobiographical remembering

  • Scoboria, A., Talarico, J., & Pascal, L. (2015). Metamemory appraisals in autobiographical event recall. Cognition, 136, 337-349. [pdf]
  • Scoboria, A., Jackson, D. L., Talarico, J., Hanczakowski, M., Wysman, L., & Mazzoni, G. (2014). The role of belief in occurrence within autobiographical memory. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 143, 1242-1258. [pdf]
  • Scoboria, A. & Talarico, J. M. (2013). Indirect cueing elicits distinct types of autobiographical event representations. Consciousness & Cognition, 22, 1495-1509. [pdf]

Other papers

  • Talarico, J. M. (2021). Replicating autobiographical memory research using social media: A case study. Memory. [pdf]
  • Varga, N. L., Gaugler, T. & Talarico, J. M. (2019). Are mnemonic failures and benefits two sides of the same coin?: Investigating the real-world consequences of individual differences in memory integration. Memory & Cognition, 47, 496–510. [pdf]
  • Halpern, A. R., Talarico, J. M., Gouda, N., & Williamson, V. J. (2018). Are musical autobiographical memories special? It ain’t necessarily so. Music Perception, 35, 561-572. [pdf]
  • Wagenmakers, E-J., Beek, T., Dijkhoff, L., Gronau, Q. F., et al. (2016) Registered Replication Report: Strack, Martin, and Stepper (1988). Perspectives on Psychological Science, 11, 917-928. [pdf]
  • Talarico, J. M. (2014). Applying memory research on campus. Zeitschrift für Psychologie, 222, 118-119. [pdf]