Reclaiming a Broken Future for the Past

The revolution in information and communications technologies, which had so much promise for broadening access and participation in scholarship, certainly seems much darker and more ominous now. Social media platforms have been weaponized to subvert democracies and weirdly globalize local nationalisms.

Back to the Future

Most people associate archaeology with the past: learning about what happened in the past, preserving remains of the past, and keeping both the knowledge and artifacts safe for future generations.