Uncovering Histories of Electronic Writing: Timestamps

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  • Histories of the New Sessions

Presentation Title:

  • Uncovering Histories of Electronic Writing: Timestamps

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Abstract:

  • Time decides the order in which posts are displayed on blogs and the standard permanent link. The precision of a timestamp declares that which is stamped an archived document potentially permanent, also emphasising its transcience: this time is past. Why this obsession with punctuality?

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