Wednesday, July 09, 2003

The Craft of Text Editing by Craig A. Finseth
Ten years later, I was reading the USENET News news group Comp.editors, one of the many facets of that worldwide electronic bulletin board. A discussion thread had started up in which both sides of the discussion were citing my thesis as the authority in the field. Further inquiries (not by me: I was just reading along) showed that no one in that group was aware of any other document that described general text-editing technology.