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The non-market practices of individuals as the core of [digital] culture

Here are the slides and the speaking notes of my talk yesterday in the Global Changes in the Production and Consumption of Culture conference organized by the Green Group of the European Parliament. The other speakers were Lucy Montgomery and Frédéric Martel. My talk focuses in particular on digital writing and literature.

Back to ancient wisdom

Sometimes, one is a bit worn out fighting the stubborn policies that try to delay the development of the human capabilities associated with information technology, a neutral Internet and knowledge sharing. If this happens, there is no better cure than going back to an ancient wisdom. The history of reading and text annotation is a […]