I would say that concern about appropriation is valid for some posters and certainly for things like religious images; it is not a concern I would take seriously when it comes to academic articles.
LS On Tue, Jan 22, 2013 at 9:04 PM, Lincoln Cushing <lcush...@igc.org> wrote: > Nettime colleagues: > > I was forwarded Timothy Burke's provocative piece through the > Progressive Librarians Guild (I've been a member for over ten years). > I'm replying with an adaptation of something I wrote following > another essay examining Aaron Swartz's death. While Mr. Swartz's > death was tragic, his persecution by the US Attorney General's office > heavyhanded, and many of the information liberation positions he > espoused noble, I was struck by the criticism in Burke's essay leveled > at JSTOR. <...> -- Luke Smith http://www.sccs.swarthmore.edu/~smith/ luke.thomas.sm...@gmail.com # distributed via <nettime>: no commercial use without permission # <nettime> is a moderated mailing list for net criticism, # collaborative text filtering and cultural politics of the nets # more info: http://mx.kein.org/mailman/listinfo/nettime-l # archive: http://www.nettime.org contact: nett...@kein.org