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Unformatted text preview: Speech at Harvard University Why how we remember and why we forget Pressures, impulses, internal/external motivators Important ethical and political attributions Trauma studies Unburying forced forgetting Pact of oblivion burying bodies and forgetting about it Columbus Day discovery of the US Forget about the indigenous people that were killed off by settlers Judith Lewis Herman Psychiatrist for those dealing with trauma complex PTSD prolonged exposure to traumatic events without reasonable hope of escape Torture I won the war Ill write the history The Spanish Civil War 2004 change in power...
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