Sometimes I write papers and talk about interesting things.
20 Jul 2015
Dirty Progressives: The Battle over Municipal Trash Removal in Chicago: 18901910
My undergraduate thesis. Focus on the early origins of the progressive movement during the garbage wars of the 1890's and 1900's.
01 Apr 2014
Open Source and the Rise of Hacker Politic
A paper about the origins of Open Source software and how it led to the creation of a hacker politic. It was written in March 2014 for a course.
01 Mar 2014
Shipping and the Anthropocene: Globalization, the Great Acceleration and the humble Shipping Container
This paper is about the Anthropocene and how the Great Acceleration was enabled by the development of the shipping container. It was written in March 2014 for a course.
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