HARKING BACK TO THE PAST IN A SOCIETY FORCED INTO THE FUTURE — Part 1

“Physically and mentally stuck, nostalgia is now our time machine to another more preferable state of mind.” — Neel Burton M.D.

Put simply, nostalgia grants us stability and familiarity, and in times of such severe disruption, we long for ‘the known’ that provides us with the greatest comfort. Although nostalgia has long played a role in culture, its importance has grown exponentially in response to the abnormal existence we now find ourselves in.

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