The seed vault I wrote about last year has opened, ahead of schedule. (NYT 2/26) Bent Skovmand would be proud.
nice quote from film restorer Eric Stedman, of Newtown, PA, capturing the problem of orphan works:
[Copyright has been extended longer than the life of the nitrate film itself…”
from ‘Beatrice Fairfax’ by Jim Catalano, 2005/3/17, in The Ithaca Journal; cited in CoCo, 3/17