09 December 2010

Public Knowledge

Why is it that secrecy and confidentiality are two of the most debatable topics? Is it because access to restricted information is more often a source of power (and excitement) than open access to knowledge?

01 December 2010

Reflections on Restorations

Whenever we document the past, whether in a blog, in a private journal, or in a history book, we are performing acts of restoration. We often do not know how accurate our documentation might be, but we are possibly creating information of use to someone in the future.