How much and why we reminisce it is not really diﬀerent according to age… except for life review (Cohen 1998) New func(on for social media: cura(ng our historical self-‐image and reminiscence (Zao 2013, Best of CHI)
tool versions Par"cipants: intergenera(onal couples of senior adult and youngster Each session, a theme (e.g. childhood) and at least one story Par"cipant Observa"ons + Ques"onnaires face-‐to-‐face interac(on
a community center, and ask seniors of the community to send pictures of old (mes plus a cap(on. What content do they value to reminisce? What interac(ons are triggered around the display?. Interview par(cipant aZerwards about the experience. Online reminiscing community How s(mula(ng would it be to par(cipa(ng in a community themed around historical mul(media? What type of comments and interac(ons will occur?