All entries for Friday 23 September 2005
September 23, 2005
Just printed out a forest of notes, 50,000 words, 250,000 characters, 290,000 if you count spaces. Sorry trees.
Just got to carry it home now! ouch.
I'm not totally sure what i've created, but i'm sure it'll be useful somehow, no it will. If nothing else if you have a really wobbly table…
Very excited though, my last afternoon, finished the research yesterday, so it was literally just a printing out day, plus i', going for drinks with the office after work too, so that is always good.
So now, combined with my week 12 thought, and a couple of photographs i have a huge resource of information, i still have to turn some of it into knowledge though. I would really like the connecting histories project to be able to use it, some how. I certainly think it is a unique document, and i don't mean that in an arrogant way, the material may not be original but its never been put together like this before, and there is actually some pretty original (in the sense no one else has seen it to rearrange it) stuff in there.
And like i mentioned above, i've got some sociological theories to whack in between great big chunks of raw produce. Its gonna be a big fat sandwich of a
very excited, still got bucket loads to do and term is starting, i could have become a man obsessed, nevertheless i'm not stopping till i feel like its finished, should anyone like to pay me (ESRF, some private body/ charity) for my new hobby feel free to post a comment!
And term is starting which is also very exciting.