remember yourself, please

types of memory:

  • public memory – knowledge and information gathered and distributed by public media
  • official memory – the representations of the past adopted by the institutions of the state
  • unpublic memory – wisdom, facts, information and memories never seen and never heard of in public media
  • historical memory – the way the research community views the event in its studies of the past
  • popular memory – defined as representations of the past held by the society’s member
  • autobiographical memory – directly experienced the events, manifested typically in memorised oral histories
  • confabulation – defined as the production of fabricated memory. distorted or misinterpreted memories about oneself or the world, without the conscious intention to deceive
  • cultural memory – the way the society views its past via cultural heritage, memory required to preserve continuity, social unity and cohesion

mnemonic devices – a mnemonic device, or memory device, is any learning technique that aids information retention or retrieval in the human memory for better understanding

please remember yourself, others won’t be able to manipulate your memory

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1518 & projects

the orifice finger – drawings 1518&projects  january 2012