Anne M. Cleary, Ph.D.

Anne Cleary, Ph.D.

Anne M. Cleary, Ph.D., is a Professor in the Cognitive Psychology Program at Colorado State University.

Contact Anne M. Cleary, Ph.D.

Refresh Type the characters you see in this picture.
Type the characters you see in the picture; if you can't read them, submit the form and a new image will be generated. Not case sensitive.  Switch to audio verification.

Author of

Quirks of Memory

Do you ever wonder why you sometimes have a feeling of familiarity for a face in a crowd, or a feeling of déjà vu for a place you have never previously been? From where do such feelings come? Why is it that a certain smell can suddenly take you right back to a particular place and time in your past, or that a word will simply elude you despite your best efforts to retrieve it from memory, only to pop into mind suddenly at a later time when you least expect it? This blog is about such peculiarities of memory and the research that investigates them.