OPEN REFLECTIONS

Robert Darnton – Blogging: Now and Then (250 years ago)

Things have been quiet here for quite a while now but I am hoping to upload a selection of new posts/writings in the next months, both new draft bits of … Continue reading

April 19, 2013 · 1 Comment

Do not ask me to remain the same

Definitions are intrinsically time-bound. Imagine the fundamental question of ‘What is a book’. To ask this question at this moment in time means we have to take into account the … Continue reading

June 12, 2010 · 1 Comment

Patronage

Kevin Kelly reports on his blog about an experimental book publishing model. In this model you first sell a required amount of (hard cover) books (in this specific case 200), … Continue reading

July 13, 2009 · 1 Comment

Adieu Copyright – A debate

Last Wednesday one of Holland’s most famous and disputed anti-copyright defendants, Joost Smiers, presented his new book (or essay) co-written with partner-in-crime Marieke van Schijndel, at cultural hot-spot De Balie … Continue reading

June 16, 2009 · Leave a comment

In praise of Eleutheria

‘Beauty is pregnant with potentiality’ – Bracha Ettinger   Again, delving deeper into the rabbit hole, let’s try to entangle the concepts in the web of free knowledge definitions. In … Continue reading

February 14, 2009 · 1 Comment

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