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"The personal diary, the family photo album, the community museum, the libraries of individuals are all examples of popular archives and of course, oral archives have been repositories of intentional remembering for most of human history.”

-- Arjun Appadurai,

 

Archive & Aspiration

 “To be ourselves we must have ourselves – possess, if need be re-possess, our life-stories. We must ‘recollect’ ourselves, recollect the inner drama, the narrative, of ourselves. A man needs such a narrative, a continuous inner narrative, to maintain his identity, his self.”

-- Oliver Sacks,

The man who mistook his wife for a hat