are drafts of some of my writings along with links to items
I've published that have shown up on the Web. I place these
here for educational purposes only under rules of "fair
use" in educational settings. Please observe any copyrights
that appear on these pages.
-This is a draft of an article which appeared in the Hedgehog Review, Vol 3, No.3, Fall 2003.
-This is a talk first given at Queens University in Kingston, Ontario, now published in a book edited by Marita Moll, Tech High: Globalization and the Future of Canadian Education.
-Brief article on one of my favorite institutions, The Ark in downtown Troy, New York. Why aren't there more?
-Op ed piece from Newsday on what may be the dominant social ideology of our time.
-This is a draft of an article written for a conference on Ethics and Computing held at Erasmus University in The Netherlands, June 1997. It contains my critique of the banal fantasies that pass as "vision" among of many of those who speculate about cyberspace and politics in our time.
My occasional commentaries on public issues about science, technology and human affairs appear as "Tech Knowledge Revue," published in the on-line newsletter NetFuture.
Tech Knowledge Revue 1.1, A Report on the Digital Diploma Mills Conference
Tech Knowledge Revue 1.2, The Real Millennium Bug
Tech Knowledge Revue 1.3, The Voluntary Complexity Movement
Tech Knowledge Revue 2.1, Enthusiasm and Concern: Results of a New Technology Poll
Tech Knowledge Revue 2.2, Hot Property in Leedsville: The Mumford House Up for Sale
Tech Knowledge Revue 2.3 Confronting the Culture of Disrespect
Tech Knowledge Revue 3.1 Introducing the Automatic Professor Machine
Tech Knowledge Revue 3.2 Whatever Happened to the Electronic Cottage?
Tech Knowledge Revue Complexity, Trust and Terror NetFuture #137, October 22, 2002.