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Virginia Larson is the former editor of North & South magazine.

Thanks for the memories - the power of nostalgia in a covid world
Virginia Larson | Fri, 31 Jul 2020

Nostalgia was once considered a disease – a psychological disorder akin to paranoia – although nothing that couldn’t be purged, beaten or bullied out of its hapless victims. More than 300 years after Swiss physician Johannes Hofer coined the term (from the Greek nostos, return ho...