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Episodic Memories

Episodic Memories - Westerbork 19th of May 1944

“Remembrance of things past is not necessarily the remembrance of things as they were.”
Marcel Proust –

Moments in Time

I have always been fascinated by memories and how they work. Why can I still remember exactly where I was the day my Father died? What I did at that moment? My memory is so vivid that I even can redraw the painting I was making …  An Episodic Memory

This serie is dedicated to Moments in Time everybody can remember, and include several pictures that have very personal emotional value for me.

Episodic memories

Episodic memories are a person’s memories of a specific event. Because each person has a different perspective and experience of an event, their episodic memory of that event is unique..

There are a number of different types of episodic memories that people may have: about Specific Events, Personal Facts, General Events and Flashbulb Memories.