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The 5 Senses & Memories

Recently I have had many friends move away from Austin, temporary and permanently, and there are always things that I experience that remind me of them. I wanted to explore how our senses and how they can trigger emotions and memories for close family and friends. I wanted to specifically interview people I knew really well, so I could probe them a bit more and get them to be able to connect memories with a specific sense they used. I made different zines for each sense, and interviewed them based on if they either had a really strong sense, or, as is the case with my dad, I chose to interview him for hearing because he is also losing his hearing. I hand drew illustrations to accompany each interview.