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= Background =
= Background =

Revision as of 16:04, 14 September 2006

Dead Media archive

Sections for this main page should include:

  • Welcome message
  • Definition of dead media. a bit of context vis-a-vis media studies/history
  • Editorial Philosophy -- to distinguish this from other online archives such as wikipedia
  • Context -- i.e. hosted by NYC DCC, why us, why now, etc.
  • background (started below)
  • a browsing interface? category based?
  • a "how you can get involved" paragraph.. i.e. "click here to start adding entries; click here to browse the archive"
  • info on what a wiki is and how to use it

Some Sample Articles

Organum Mathematicum

Shoe Phone


Some entries in the archive are drawn from the Dead Media Project, an email list devoted to the topic started by Bruce Sterling and more recently moderated by Tom Jennings. This email list is now dead.

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