A note and experiment on Geocities, Wikipedia, ‘institutional discards’, and deletion as transition.

I had a vague idea that it might be interesting to try and map the ‘negative space’ of the internet – the sites and applications that once existed but no longer do, using something like the Wayback Machine. I haven’t found a way to search the wayback machine for all ‘sites that no longer exist’, […]

Notas – 8/9 de Febrero 2021

Empezamos esta semana con una ‘Escuela de Primavera’ con todos los doctorandos del BAU, que fue un gran manera de empezar mis estudios – tanto como una manera de entrar en una rutina de estudiar y investigar, como una oportunidad para conectar con la comunidad de gente con las que trabajaré. Un doctorado suele que […]

Notes – 4th Feb 2021

So, first, a few things that came out of my first meeting with Jaron and my colleague Imma who has also just started in the BAU doctoral programme. Imma’s project is on digital intimacies, and it looks like there’s potentially some interesting overlap here with my work. Jaron mentions Bataille’s The Accursed Share as a […]