David Young is a researcher interested in archiving media technologies, the history of computing, and the cultures of military research in the United States during the Cold War.

His research has been presented at Transmediale, Disruption Network Lab, SHARE Conference, and Furtherfield Gallery. He is currently a M3C/AHRC-funded Doctoral Candidate at the University of Nottingham; his PhD topic is an examination of the technological administration of command and control systems, the forms of disciplinary practices they depend on in order to operate, and the strategic rationalities which contour their development over time. He teaches on the undergraduate module Communication and Technology at the University of Nottingham.

This website is a log of administrative curiosities, bureaucratic marginalia, infrastructural points of interest, and systemic glitches uncovered during the research process.


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