"We could step outside the age of copyright we all inhabit, and fully embrace the means of digital reproduction most of us have at our disposal [...] extend it to a point in the not-so-distant future where we will think of archiving primarily as the outward movement of distributing things: to create ad-hoc networks with mobile cores and dense peripheries, to trade our master copies for a myriad of offsite backups, and to practically abandon the technically obsolete dichotomy of providers and consumers."
“Projects are both nouns and verbs.”
“A project is a kind of scholarship that requires design, management, negotiation, and collaboration.”
“Projects are projective.”
Digital Humanities, p124
Jürg Lehni comment in passing, (paraphrased), “Seems like Are.na is a contemporary example of Vannevar Bush's 'trailblazers'.”
Vannevar Bush, How We May Think
“There is a new profession of trail blazers, those who find delight in the task of establishing useful trails through the enormous mass of the common record.”