Perhaps, curious reader, you may be eager to know what was then said and done? Click on the images below to hear and see for yourself.
– Apuleius Metamorphoses (adapted)
Originally – an appropriate beginning, since the Greek word arche, from which the notion is derived means “beginning” – an archive is a place of storage and ordering of the material objects that feel and facilitate cultural memory. Its primary feature is pastness.
– Mieke Bal “Archive” in Something Strange this Way.
[A] bit like the answering machine whose voice outlives its moment of recording
– Jacques Derrida Archive Fever