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’, […]

A quick reflection on my own digital diogenes syndrome

A general observations from these last few weeks: I’ve realised my own diĆ³genes digital-type tendencies tend to come to the fore in the act of doing research, something I’m noticing more as I start to think in general about how we accumulate digital ‘stuff’. I’m very good at discovering and hoarding interesting references and resources […]

Notes 9th – 12th Feb 2021

A few interesting bits and pieces from this week: Ritual as intimacy with objects I enjoyed this twitter thread from Sunny Moraine which captured a lot of how I think about ritual as a contemplative practice on a personal level, but also gave me some things to think about related to my project. More concretely, […]