doctorow — 2014-02-20T17:02:21-05:00 — #1
vbegin — 2014-02-20T17:46:47-05:00 — #2
I have little of substance to contribute but I do feel as though "GLAM" should expand to "galleries, libraries, archives, and museums" rather than "galleries, museums, archives, and libraries".
I am finished nitpicking now.
lightningwaltz — 2014-02-20T20:53:58-05:00 — #3
Reading the points of your 'conference speak' , I look forward to a complete text/video of your complete narration. Nice linkage of old too modern technology, reminiscent of James Burke's narration on 'Connections'.
Great pics of the open art paintings/sculptors in Florence.
semiotix — 2014-02-20T22:07:13-05:00 — #4
Which would you rather see: an oil painting of a Victorian monarch, a ramrod stiff photo of your great-grandmother in her confirmation smock, or a hundred transcripts of the conversations she shared with her peers and her family?
As a historian, I have to say this is exactly right.
As a citizen of the internet age, I have to say the more likely choice is between an oil painting of some monarch and a hundred pictures of your then-23-year-old great-grandfather's junk.
doctorow — 2014-02-25T17:02:22-05:00 — #5
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