The Revival of the Memory Wars: The Scientific Nature of False and Repressed Memories

At the 27th Annual BFMS General Meeting, the keynote speaker was Professor Dr Henry Otgaar, Professor of Legal Psychology at Maastrict University, who gave an excellent and informative speech on the ‘Revival of the Memory Wars’.

Due to the Coronavirus pandemic this year’s general meeting was held by Zoom, on Friday, 30th April 2021.



More information on Professor Otgaar can be found on his website at

He is the editor, along with Mark L. Howe, of Finding the Truth in the Courtroom: Dealing with Deception, Lies, and Memories, published by Oxford University Press, 2017.