Letters

November 2014

Endless Present 1

Dear Ole Bouman, The definition of shared ground, and consequently a shared notion of heritage, …

20 Nov 2014

Socialists

19 Nov 2014

Mass Creativity 5

15 Nov 2014

October 2014

Failures 5

Dear Peter, thanks a lot for your answer. I’m not referring my considerations, though, to …

10 Oct 2014

Land as a Common Asset 2

Dear Stefano, This is such a great, thoughtful, probing question that it way too much …

5 Oct 2014

September 2014

Heritage 2

Dear Stefano, In 1944, T.S. Eliot wrote[1] “In our age, when men seem more than …

17 Sep 2014

Heritage 1

Dear Salvatore Settis, The definition of shared ground, and consequently a shared notion of heritage, …

17 Sep 2014

New Nation-States 4

Dear Pier Paolo, I liked your sentiment that somehow the UK Parliament are to blame …

17 Sep 2014

Leaving the Team 2

Dear Pier Paolo, It could still, as I write, happen. If Scotland votes Yes to …

15 Sep 2014

Leaving the Team 1

Dear Sam Jacob, You have been living for a while in Scotland. If Scotland now …

15 Sep 2014

New Nation-States 3

Dear Ivor, Thanks for your kind letter. However, your arguments leave me even less convinced. …

13 Sep 2014

New Nation-States 2

Dear Pier Paolo, I contend the notion that an increased number of nation-states in the …

11 Sep 2014

New Nation-States 1

Dear Ivor Williams, On September 18, Scotland will vote to become an independent country. Similar …

11 Sep 2014

Foreigners and Strangers 3

Dear Husos, As you write the expansion of media and communication devices is reconfiguring the …

9 Sep 2014

Failures 3

Dear Stefano, I am a little perplexed about your proposed project. First, I think that …

8 Sep 2014

Mass Creativity 4

Dear Adam Szymczyk, Dear Pier Paolo, From my limited point of view as a practicing …

7 Sep 2014

Land as a Common Asset 1

Dear Scott, “Urban agriculture” may be an oxymoron, but it is a rather appealing one. …

3 Sep 2014

August 2014

Making Kids at Age 40 3

Dear Brother, You are right: we are living in a general climate of disenchantment. Perhaps …

26 Aug 2014

Making Kids at Age 40 2

Dear Brother, Born in mid 1960s, we were part of the first generation of “natural-born” …

23 Aug 2014

Mass Creativity 3

10 Aug 2014